Biocontrol of Purple Loosestrife Workshop

Biocontrol of Purple Loosestrife Workshop

Thursday, June 28
6 - 8 pm

Learn how biological control can be used to manage the invasive purple loosestrife plant. This workshop includes an overview of the control process, how host-specific Galerucella beetles are used to fight this invasive species, and strategies for implementing a control program for purple loosestrife. A greenhouse demonstration of the beetle propagation process, as well as a site visit to establish this biocontrol agent, is also included.

FREE