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    Short Courses/CPD

    ARTIS: Disease management in wheat


    Classroom module 1 (half day) – Advanced management of wheat disease:

    • an overview of plant development with particular emphasis on the impact of disease at different growth stages upon yield and grain quality;
    • managing key diseases, understanding epidemiology of key diseases and how fungicide programmes need to be designed to cope with new disease threats;
    • discussion of the types of fungicides available, their modes of action and how the timing of fungicide applications affects the development of the disease.

    Classroom module 2 (half day) – Advanced control strategies:

    • the impact of fungicide resistance on disease control strategies;
    • designing fungicide programmes for the future, taking into account resistance issues, loss of active ingredients, EU legislation and its possible effects on fungicide use.

    Trainers are accredited by ARTIS.

    Participants receive an ARTIS Accredited Certificate.


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    Entry requirement

    Accomplished practitioner.

    CPD points

    12 BASIS points available for this course.


    £200 + VAT

    Full residential rate: £78.00 per night


    For further information, course dates, and to book, please contact:

    Short Course Office
    Harper Adams University
    Newport, Shropshire, TF10 8NB
    Telephone: +44 (0)1952 815 300
    Fax: +44 (0)1952 812 125

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