UGA Insect Scout Schools-June 2016

June 13 in Tifton and June 21 in Midville will be the sites of this year’s UGA Insect Scout Schools. Pests and scouting procedures for cotton, peanuts, and soybeans will be covered. We encourage all interested producers, scouts, and crop advisors to attend.

See the announcement below.

Insect scouting schools will be conducted on June 13, 2016 in Tifton and June 21, 2016 in Midville. Crops to be covered include cotton, peanuts, and soybean.  These programs offer basic information on insect pest identification and damage, natural enemies, and scouting procedures.  The training will serve as an introduction to insect monitoring for new scouts and as a review for experienced scouts and producers. Program topics include, Bug and Larval Insect Pests, Beneficial Insects, Scouting Procedures, Safety, and an In-Field Review. Each program will begin at 9:00 a.m. and conclude at 12:30 p.m.

Location City Date Time Contact for additional information
Tifton Campus Conference Center Tifton GA June 13, 2016 9:00 am -12:30pm Debbie Rutland

(229) 386-3424

Southeast Research and Education Center Midville GA June 21, 2016 9:00 am -12:30pm Peyton Sapp

(706) 554-2119

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