Bugscope

Session 2010-013 with University of Illionis at urbana Champaign

Application

The School

School Name University of Illionis at urbana Champaign
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Location Urbana IL, US
Community Urban
Type Public

The Class

Subjects Taught Horticulture Club
Grades Taught Other
Number of Students 30

The Project

Project Title Greenhouse Pests and Beneficial Insects
Insects To Study Apids, Spider Mites, Thrips, Whitefly, Fungus Gnats, Mealy Bugs, Aphid Parasatoids, Predator mites, Lady beatles and orius
Project Description Horticulture Club invites professional horticulturists to give talks on different aspects of Horticulture. They have invited two research greenhouse specialists from the University of Illinois, Kelly Allsup and Heather Lash, to talk about the successes of implementing beneficial insects into their integrated pest management program. We would like an up close look at common greenhouse pests and beneficial organisms used in the University of Illinois research greenhouse.

Miscellaneous

Where did you hear about Bugscope? Daniel Weber, We find that our office goes crazy when we break out the microscope and Daniel suggested your program. We were going to do this last semester but had to wait for Horticulture Club to confirm a date.

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