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Saturday, August 19 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
Culturing and Maintaining Entomopathogens as Mycopesticides

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Mycopesticides are on the rise and becoming a multi-billion dollar industry. Isolating and maintaing the cultures requires different lab skills to ensure their potency and target specific qualities that make them better suited than chemical pesticides. Tradd Cotter teaches a few tips and tricks for training and maintaining these fungi to do what they do best using bioregional strategies and crop specific isolations.

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Tradd Cotter

Tradd Cotter is a microbiologist, professional mycologist, and organic gardener, who has been tissue culturing, collecting native fungi in the Southeast, and cultivating both commercially and experimentally for more than twenty-two years. In 1996, he founded Mushroom Mountain... Read More →

Saturday August 19, 2017 11:30am - 12:30pm PDT
Telluride High School Cafeteria 721 W Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435