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Garlic Production and Pest Management Workshop

2018 Garlic Workshop in Guelph, Ontario

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, crop insurance, weed control, pathogen and insect identification and management, crop rotation, scaping, upgrading equipment, cleaning, grading, curing and storage.

The workshop takes place at 1 Stone Road in Guelph, ON. on Thursday, April 13th from 9:00-4:30. The workshop will take place in conference rooms 1, 2 & 3.

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 or filling out this registration form online: 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. Registration fee of $25 ($15 for GGAO members) is required at the door. Pay parking ($12/day) and lunch is on your own. If you have questions about what will be covered, please contact Travis Cranmer at

2 comments on “Garlic Production and Pest Management Workshop

  1. Lisa Fawcett

    Any chance this will workshop can be done on line? I’m happy to pay to have the course materials sent out as well. Distance is an issue. Thank you so much.

    • Travis Cranmer

      Hi Lisa,
      Unfortunately the workshop is only available in person, however, there are more workshops planned for the future.

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