This short course, suitable for graduates and non-graduates working in the Crops Industry, has been produced in order to develop an appreciation of factors that influence occurrence and severity of weed, pest and disease outbreaks, and to enable you to recognise, evaluate and design appropriate strategies for control.
This short course will develop your awareness of the significance of crop protection problems and provide you with an understanding of the principles of conventional and novel approaches to control.
This course is a pre-requisite for the Plant Health Management Practices module.
This course can be studied as a stand alone training course.
Graduate level or relevant experience within the crops industry.
On successful completion of this course the participants will be able to:
Areas covered will include:
AgriFood Training Partnership
The University of Reading
PO Box 226, Whiteknights
Reading RG6 6AP
T. +44 (0)330 333 4530