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Gwinnett Extension Green Industry Update

  • October 13, 2011
  • 8:00 AM - 3:15 PM
  • 5150 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, GA 30043
Gwinnett Extension
Green Industry Update


October 13, 2011
8:00 am - 3:15 pm


Gwinnett Technical College, Building 100, Room 401
5150 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, GA 30043

Recertification Credits:
5 Pesticide Credit Hours in Categories 21, 24, 27 and 41
2 Hours Private Credit;
5 Hours ISA Arborist Credits;    5 Credits GCLP;
0.50 Credits GCSAA Certified Crop Adviser
3.0 CEUs Pest Management (PM) Category


8:00-8:45 am
Registration and Check-in

8:45-9:00 am
Introduction
Timothy Daly County Agent, Gwinnett County Extension
Aaron Poulsen Director of the Environmental
Horticulture Department at Gwinnett Tech

9:00-10:00 am
New herbicides for turfgrass weed control
Dr. Patrick McCullough,
Extension Turfgrass Weed Scientist, The University of Georgia Department of Crop and Soil Sciences

10:00-11:00 am
Pesticide Division update
Ricky Hayes, Pesticide Field Agent, Georgia
Department of Agriculture

11:00 - 12:00 pm
Mosquito control techniques for the urban environment
Elmer Gray, Agricultural Research Coordinator, The University of Georgia Department of Entomology

12:00-1:00 pm
Lunch on your own (Cafeteria available in Building)

1:00-2:00 pm
Integrated pest management in the landscape: recognizing limitations and incorporating multiple management strategies- Dr. Paul Smith, IPM Coordinator, The University of Georgia Department of Entomology

2:00-3:00 pm
Diagnosing abiotic disorders (environmental, physiological or other nonbiological factors) of turfgrass and landscape plants Timothy Daly, Gwinnett County Extension Agent

3:00-3:15 pm - Conclusion and credits

The cost is $10.00 per person.

Make checks payable to Gwinnett Cooperative Fund. You can pay
at the door but please pre-register. NO charge for Gwinnett Tech students, staff or faculty, but preregistration is necessary.

To pre-register, contact Timothy Daly at 678-377-4010, tdaly@uga.edu, or use attached registration form.

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Printable Registration Form

Pesticide Applicator Recertification Clinic - Powered by Google Docs.pdf
 

For more information about the Georgia Arborist Association, Inc. please contact:

Lori Cowie, Executive Director

E-mail:   lori@georgiaarborist.org

Mailing Address:   P.O. Box 8802  ~ Atlanta, GA  31106

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