22 May 1998

One-day ICMspud courses offered

POTATO growers are being offered one-day integrated crop management courses based on ADAS experience and latest R&D findings.

Tailored ICM systems, a complex area, can help reduce costs with minimal impact on the environment while maintaining output, says potato specialist Isobel Wright. Profits are often boosted, she maintains. Course training and outdoor sessions, will highlight practical skills such as pest identification, choice and justification. Contact:01522 535151.