Turf and Ornamental Workshop

This one-day workshop will provide landscape professionals with update training that will focus on pest, insect, and disease management in turf and woody ornamentals.
Turf and Ornamental Workshop - Workshops
Language: English

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When: Thu., Mar. 29, 2018
(8:45 AM - 4:00 PM)

Where: Luzerne County Community College Conference Center
1333 S Prospect St.
Nanticoke, Pennsylvania 18634

registration deadline: March 20, 2018
11:59 p.m.

The Turf & Ornamental Workshop is a one-day workshop that will provide professionals who design, install, and maintain healthy landscapes an update training that will focus on managing new invasive pests, diagnosing and managing insect and disease problems in turf and woody ornamentals, and an update for licensed pesticide applicators from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. Pesticide credits will be offered.


Thursday, March 29, 2018

08:00 am Registration

08:45 am Welcome

09:00 am Proper Site Analysis Before Making a Pesticide Application

10:00 am Break

10:15 am Diagnosing Turf Pest Issues

11:15 am Invasion of the Spotted Lanternfly: Updates on Biology, Control & What You Need to Know for 2018

12:15 pm Buffet Lunch (provided)

01:15 pm Ornamental Pests & Diseases to Watch Out for in 2018

02:15 pm Break

02:30 pm Managing Edible Landscapes: A Growing Trend

03:30 pm Plant Health Care: A Look at Fertilizer, Mycorrhizae & Biostimulant Research


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