Virtual Grower Day | Flowers & Vegetables
August 12, 2020 at
ON DEMAND AVAILABLE NOW
Biocontrol: Round peg in a square hole
Speaker: Brian Spencer, Applied Bio-nomics
There’s a growing number of biocontrol options out in the marketplace, but not all of them will be a fit for every greenhouse operation. From exploring native and exotic biocontrol options to understanding your expectations, learn how to identify the right solutions for your greenhouse.
Brian Spencer, Applied Bio-nomics
Brian Spencer is the president and owner of Applied Bio-nomics Ltd. Founded in 1980 in Victoria, BC, the biological pest control supplier was one of the first companies to bring now familiar products to growers, including Stratiolaelaps scimitus (Hypoaspis miles), Stethorus punctillum, Delphastus catalinae, Amblyseius fallacis, Gaeolaelaps gillespiei and Micromus variegatus, to name a few. Brian holds a BSc. in microbiology from the University of British Columbia.