Green Industry Update Webinar - Interior Plantscapes
When: Live Presentation WebinarWed., Aug. 29, 2018 (1:00 PM - 3:00 PM)Recorded Webinar AvailableWed., Aug. 29, 2018 (6:00 PM) - Wed., Sep. 5, 2018 (11:00 PM)
registration deadline: September 5, 2018
Learn and earn pesticide re-certification credits from the comfort of your home or office in this Green Industry Update Webinar. Participants of the two-hour long webinars will earn 2 Core credits and 2 Category credits towards their Pennsylvania Pesticide Applicator recertification.
See Agenda for descriptions.
- Pesticide Resistance (2 Core)
- Interior Plantscapes Update (2 Category: 18, 22, 23, PC)
The first speaker will deliver a one-hour Core topic (2 Core recertification credits) with practical information on selecting, mixing, or applying pesticides more safely. The second speaker will deliver a timely, researched-based presentation on a Category topic (2 Category recertification credits) that will prepare green industry professionals for the coming season.
Participants can participate in the live webinar or they can watch a recorded version of the webinar, available for one week following the live webinar. After completing the webinar, participants will be provided with a link to a quiz to review the content of the webinar. Participants receiving 70% or higher will receive PDA pesticide applicator recertification credits for the webinar.
How to View a Webinar
We recommend accessing the webinars over a computer for the best experience, but you may also access the live webinar on a mobile device. Make sure the speakers on your computer are functioning; you will need them to hear the webinar. When you register for the live webinar, we will email a link to the webinar to you. Please plan to log into the meeting room at least 20 minutes before the meeting begins.
If you are participating in the recorded session, a link to the recording will be emailed by 6:00 PM on the day of the event. You will need to view the recording on a computer or other internet-connected device. Some mobile devices cannot support playing the recording.
01:00 pm Pesticide Resistance This presentation will discuss the causes of the development of pesticide resistance and discuss strategies that applicators can use for the prevention of pesticide resistance. (2 Core)
02:00 pm Interior Plantscapes Update Penn State Extension Educator Ruth Benner will discuss the insects and diseases of Interior Plantscapes and discuss insecticides and fungicide currently labeled for use in Pennsylvania.
Ed Rajotte, Ph.D.