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Plant Nutrition & Fertilizers/Vertebrate Pest Management

March 1 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

$35

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Nutrition & Fertilizer

All plants need the proper balance of nutrients just like all other living things to thrive. Plants rely on essential mineral nutrients from the soil absorbed through their roots.  Fertilizers are not plant food! Although it is common practice to call them plant foods, this is a misnomer. Plants produce their own food using water, carbon dioxide, and energy from the sun (through the process of photosynthesis).  Plant nutrients consist of 17 elements essential to plant growth. Nitrogen, phosphorous, and potassium are considered fertilizer macronutrients because plants require them in larger quantity for maximum growth.

Vertebrate Pests

Identification, life cycles, habits and habitats.  Introduction of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) introduces the cultural techniques required for suitable pest management with an emphasis on practical application and managerial techniques.

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Details

Date:
March 1
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$35
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Organizer

Anna Kestell
Phone:
(509) 477-2195
Email:
akestell@spokanecounty.org

Venue

WSU Spokane County Extension
222 North Havana Street, Spokane, WA 99202, USA
Spokane, Washington 99202 United States
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Phone:
(509) 477-2195
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