Bioinsecticide Rotations, Premixes, and tank-mixes for insect pest management in vegetable crops
This workshop will focus on the appropriate use of biousecticides (botanical and microbial) as stand-alone or as tank mixes or as premixes for maximizing crop protection. Major insect pests of night shade and brassica crops will be discussed.
Dr. Ayanava Majumdar
Dr. Ayanava Majumdar is an Extension Entomologist who leads the integrated pest management (IPM) projects for vegetable and peanut crops statewide. He is also the State Coordinator for Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE program) and Team Leader for Commercial Horticulture Extension Programs. He is the editor of the Alabama IPM Communicator newsletter that has 2,440 subscribers throughout the southeast. Dr. Majumdar has received numerous awards from the Southern Region IPM Center, the National Association of County Ag Agents, and the American Society of Horticultural Science for his impactful projects.