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Hylobius Weevil: The Road to Non-Chemical Control

Hylobius Weevil: The Road to Non-Chemical Control

Join our South Scotland Member Network at Barrhill Forest Complex in Dumfries and Galloway to hear about weevils and the future of non-chemical controls.

Barrhill is a private sector trial site for weevil control near Newton Stewart in Dumfries and Galloway. During this event, members will hear from a number of speakers who will summarise the current position of chemical permissions and outline potential innovations that could enable non-chemical control in the medium-term. Members will visit the 2024 trial sites on the ground and discuss the results of work undertaken since 2016.

Programme

Time
Content Chair/Speaker
10:00 – 10:15 Arrival
10:15 – 10:30 Welcome and introduction Tom Black MICFor
10:30 – 12:30 Trial site one and discussion All speakers
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 15:00 Trial site two and discussion All speakers
15:00 Close

Speakers and topics of discussion – more to be added

Tom Black MICFor – Associate Director, Gresham House
Investment perspective

Euan Wilkie – Forest Manager, Scottish Woodlands
Forest management observations

Stuart Wilkie FICFor CEnv – Environment and Certification Manager, Scottish Woodlands
High level comparisons of effectiveness/path to non-chemical control

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Ticket Type 1 - Standard

Ticket Price 1 - £15

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Please note that lunch is not included and attendees will need to bring a packed lunch.

Event Region - south_scotland

 

Date And Time

12 September 2024 @ 10:00 to
12 September 2024 @ 15:00
 

Registration End Date

5 September 2024
 

Location

Barrhill Forest Complex, Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway
 
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