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First Detector Training

January 27, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

$20

Rachel Ann Bomberger, M.S., WSU Plant Pest Diagnostician bring First Detector Training to Spokane County.brown_marmorated_stink_bug_adult

The emphasis of the First Detector program is on monitoring for invasive, exotic, and high-risk plant diseases, weeds, and insect species that are not yet introduced, or are not yet widespread and therefore still controllable or eradicable.

Agenda

∗ Introduction to the First Detector Program

∗ General discussion of high-risk pests

∗ Diagnostic labs and plant pest sample submission

∗ Digital imaging of invasive species

∗ Identification of specific high-risk, invasive and/or exotic pests

∗ Various invasive weeds specific to the area

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WSDA Pesticide and ISA Continuing Education credits applied for.

Details

Date:
January 27, 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$20
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Organizer

Erica Johnson
Phone:
(509) 535-7274
Email:
erica-johnson@sccd.org
Website:
www.SpokaneConservation.org

Venue

Enduris Training Facility
1610 S. Technology Blvd
Spokane, WA 99224 United States
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Phone:
1-800-462-8418
Website:
http://www.enduris.us/home/training-facility/