Location
AHDB Ornamentals Conference

Events

AHDB Ornamentals Conference

Date: 
20/02/2018
Start Time: 
09:30
End Time: 
14:30
Address: 
Chesford Grange Hotel, Kenilworth, Warwickshire CV8 2LD

This years ornamental conference will focus on work covering pest and diseases, weed control and growth control, with a close look at the use of biopesticides. 

 

On the agenda: 

 

Weed Control

- Chemical and electric weed control updates
- The development of robotic weed control

 

Disease Control

- Black root control
- On-site diagnostics tests for water-borne diseases
- Xylella: what the future holds
- Optimising biopesticide performance

 

Pest control

- A holistic approach to vine weevil control
- Understanding agapanthus gall midge
- The potential of phylloplane biological agents for insect control

 

 

Plant growth and habit control

- Life after chlormequat