School IPM Workshop
Biocontrol for CT Schools

August 14, 2019, 8 am-1 pm

W.B. Young Building, 1376 Storrs Road, Room 100

University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT (Session A)


UConn Plant Science Research Facility,

59 Agronomy Road, Storrs, CT (Session B)

Workshop Sessions on: 

Introduction to Biological Control
Gray Leaf Spot and Dollar Spot Field Trial & Results 
Biofungicides for Red Thread and Dollar Spot Control
Biocontrol Demonstration Gardens in Connecticut Schools
How Long Do Biological Control Agents Survive on Turfgrass Foliage?
Management Effects of Microbes & Nematodes on Turf 
Biofungicides for Red Thread and Dollar Spot Control
Turf Insect BioControl 

After break sessions will be held outside at the UConn Plant Science Research Facility for hands-on viewing of evaluation trials!

Early registration by Wed. July 31, 2019: $35.00
After July 31, 2019: $45.00 
Students: $15.00 with valid school ID.

Click here to register online (Online registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on August 12)

submit the mail-in registration form and total amount (check payable to the University of Connecticut) to: Vickie Wallace, UConn Cooperative Extension, 562 New London Turnpike, Norwich CT 06360



With Workshop Sessions By:

John Inguagiato, UConn, Turfgrass Pathology
Vickie Wallace, UConn Extension, Sustainable Turf and Landscape
Diane Jorsey, CT DEEP
Olga Kostromytska, University of Massachusetts, Turf Entomology

Elisha Allan-Perkins, University of Massachusetts
Kate Goodridge, UConn, Turfgrass Pathology

And Other Educators!


Pesticide Recertification Credits:

PA, 3A, 3B/4


Registration fee includes refreshments, lunch, and an information packet.

For registration after August 12, contact Vickie Wallace at or (860) 885-2826.

If you are an individual with a disability and need accommodations, please contact Alyssa Siegel-Miles at or 860-885-2821 as early as possible prior to the event to help us ensure availability. Please be aware that advance notice is necessary as some accommodations may require more time.

Questions? Contact: 

Alyssa Siegel-Miles at or (860) 885-2821