This workshop will focus on production and pest management of growing garlic in Ontario. Topics include clean seed production, cultivar selection, seeding spacing and density, soil and nutrient testing, crop insurance, weed control, pathogen and insect identification and control, leek moth and nematode management, crop rotation, scaping, upgrading equipment, bio-inoculants, cleaning, grading, curing, storage, processing, marketing and more!

The workshop takes place at the Agriculture and Food Laboratory, 95 Stone Road in Guelph, ON, September 5th from 9:30-3:30 in conference rooms A, B & C.

If you or anyone else you know would like to attend this workshop, please register by contacting OMAFRA’s Agricultural Information Contact Centre by calling 1-877-424-1300. Space is limited so please register early.

Fig1-Adult leek moth on sticky card accented by the tip of a paperclip.
Insect identification on sticky cards
Workshop Binder
Workshop binder provided
Identify bulb and stem nematode as well as seedcorn and onion maggot fly

Workshop materials provided. Onsite parking is available for $12/day. Lunch is on your own. If you have questions about what will be covered, please contact Travis Cranmer at

2 comments on “Garlic Workshop September 5th

  1. Is this workshop running again & date

    • Travis Cranmer

      Hi Tammy,

      There is another workshop booked for Friday, May 10th, 2019. If there is one before then it will be posted on this website in the next month or so.


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