Biocontrol Workshop: Knapweed Seedhead weevil July 16

Friday, July 16 2010 at 9:00 AM


Paul Brusven of the Nez Perce Biocontrol Center in Lapwai, Idaho will talk about the introduction, biology and management of the knapweed seedhead weevil (Larinus minutus) to control knapweed. The July 16 program will consist of a short lecture followed by a release demonstration and distribution of insects.

The program takes place at the UIdaho Extension office at the Bonner County Fairgrounds. The program is offered free of charge, but pre-registration is required by calling 263-8511. Those not preregistering may be turned away due to lack of space.