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Want to learn on the go or offline? This PDF contains all of the text lessons from our Insect Pest Management course. Download this PDF to read offline or print to keep in the farm for reference. Use this for learning on the go but make sure to return to the online course and watch the video before you complete any assignments.
Understanding how to properly manage insect pest problems on your farm will help you be successful and profitable. While many farmers make the mistake of aiming for an all-out eradication of pests, it is more effective, affordable, and profitable to aim for successful management of the problem. This course will help you understand the insect pests you are dealing with, how to manage them properly, and the different applications for pest control on your farm.
In this course, you will:
- Gain an understanding of insect ecology
- Learn how to manage insect pests, especially through IPM techniques
- Learn the applications of insect pest control
This course is taught by Amy Storey.
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