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Pre-season berry growers field day

Raspberries

When: 10.30am–3.30pm Friday, 2 September 2022

Where: Berried In Tas 470 Oaks Road Carrick, TAS 7291

This field day will be a great opportunity to get together before the season starts to discuss the important issues facing Tasmanian berry growers.

The day will start with a brief update on Fruit Growers Tasmania activities, including:
  • FGT coir substrate and plastic recycling projects, both projects will have major benefits for the Tasmania berry industry.
  • Latest on the Blueberry Rust situation
  • Varroa mite update
  • Bumble bees
Also importantly the latest in:
  • Pest and disease management.
  • Intergraded Pest Management (IPM). Both from a technical aspect and how it works in the field, view the latest in beneficial insects for pest control
  • Pollination - including alternative pollinators
  • Latest chemicals for pest and disease control in berries

Lunch and light refreshments will be provided.

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