Entries by Simon

Facilitating adoption of IPM through a participatory approach with local advisors and industry

Client: Horticulture Innovation Australia Limited Project partner: AUSVEG SA Project delivery period: 2016-2019 This project aims to demonstrate IPM in commercial vegetable crops in order to give advisors (chemical resellers as well as independent pest management advisors) more confidence in IPM.  Angelica Cameron and Paul Horne from IPM Technologies are running initial theory training sessions and then […]

Demonstrating IPM in seed potatoes on Kangaroo Island

Clients: Kangaroo Island seed potato growers, DJ’s Grower Services, Bayer CropScience Project delivery period: 2015-2016 In this project seed potato growers on Kangaroo Island trialled an IPM approach developed with IPM Technologies at a workshop in January 2015. The growers successfully implemented the IPM approach with the help of reseller agronomists Derrick Cameron and David Oddie from DJ’s […]

IPM in fodder and seed brassicas in New Zealand

Fodder brassicas have become increasingly important in New Zealand in recent years because of the growth of the dairy industry there.  IPM in fodder brassicas however is a relatively recent development and IPM Technologies is working with Plant and Food Research to demonstrate in several commercial crops just how it can be done. Paul Horne […]