Digital Training: Module 1

Application of biological insecticides: Entomopathogenic nematodes

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For –Professional Growers, Greenkeepers and Foresters

Develop – a complete understanding of entomopathogenic nematodes.

Apply – entomopathogenic nematodes through a practical integrated pest management system within your own environment.

This online course will provide you with an understanding of:

  • Overview of entomopathogenic nematode as biopesticides
  • Identification of entomopathogenic nematodes.
  • Behaviour, population ecology, competition, survival, and compatibility
  • Identification of target insect pest species.
  • Product label and interpretation including handling, storage, and transportation.
  • Application of entomopathogenic nematodes against major crops and pests in agriculture, horticulture and Turf and amenity.
  • Integration of entomopathogenic nematodes with other crop protection techniques