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BASIS Stored Potatoes Course 2018

AHDB Potatoes event

Event date :
Event date: 
Tuesday, 20 November, 2018 (All day)
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Location :
Location: 
Sutton Bridge Crop Storage Research, East Bank, Sutton Bridge, Spalding, PE12 9YD
The next BASIS Certificate in Stored Potatoes course will take place on 20 November 2018 with the exam will be on 29 November. The course will take place at Sutton Bridge Crop Storage Research with training provided by Adrian Briddon.
 
A training course and exam leading to a BASIS Certificate of Competence appropriate for potato suppliers and potato store managers who may be selling or storing pesticide products, or responsible for their use on stored potatoes.
 
Course content includes:
  • Integrated store management and sprout suppression
  • Recognition, biology and control of storage pests
  • Recognition biology and control of storage diseases
  • Composition activity and persistence of crop protection chemicals
  • Safe use, handling and transport of crop protection chemicals
Enquiries should be sent to Emma Bates or call 01406 359419.