Changing the future of food and farming

Beneficial insects in organic greenhouses

Event Date : October 3, 2019

Please note this event has been cancelled and a new date will be organised for Spring 2020

Workshop for growers at Overton Community Centre, 5 High St, Overton, Basingstoke RG25 3HB
and Mike Fisher’s Northdown Orchard, Overton, RG25 3BP. 9.30 – 15.30

Exchange experience with other growers, hear from ongoing experiments by the grower group and host, and hear talks on fostering predatory insects and pollinators in protected cropping systems from Pete Dollimore (formerly of Hankham Organics, now at The Montessori Place) and Barbara Smith (Coventry University).

See agenda here

This workshop is part of the DiverIMPACTS (Diversification through Rotation, Intercropping, Multiple cropping, Promoted with Actors and value-Chains Towards Sustainability) project. See Case study 24: United Kingdom: Crop diversification in protected vegetable systems

Please book your place by emailing Anja Vieweger

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