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    Commercial Pesticide Applicator Recertification Workshop

    • February 25, 2011
    • 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
    • Gwinnett Technical College Building 100, Room 401 5150 Sugarloaf Dr, Lawrenceville, GA 30043
    Commercial Pesticide Applicator
    Recertification Workshop


    February 25, 2011
    8:00 am - 3:15 pm


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

    Recertification Credits:
    5 Pesticide Credit Hours in Categories 21, 24, 27; 2 Hours Private Credit;
    4.5 Hours ISA Arborist Credits


    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 - “Pesticide Division Update,”- Steve Cole, Pesticide Field Agent- Georgia Department of Agriculture

    10:00-11:00 am - “Management of Nuisance Wildlife Pests in the Landscape” Dr. Mike Mengak, Professor and Wildlife Specialist, The University of Georgia, Warnell School of Forestry & Natural Resources

    11:00 am -12:00 pm – “Management of Spring and Summer Diseases on Turfgrasses” Dr. Alfredo Martinez Extension Plant Pathologist, The University of Georgia Department of Plant Pathology

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

    1:00-2:00 pm - “Insect and Disease Identification and Control on Ornamental Plants in the Landscape”- Kevin Livingston, County Extension Agent, Douglas County Extension

    2:00-3:00 pm - “Invasive Exotic Plants in the Landscape: An Emerging Threat” Timothy Daly, County Extension Agent-Gwinnett County Extension

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

    The cost is $10.00 per person.
    Make checks out to Gwinnett Cooperative Fund.
    You can pay at the door but please preregister. NO charge for Gwinnett Tech students or faculty but
    preregistration is necessary.

    To Preregister contact:
    Timothy Daly at 678-377-4010,

    or use attached registration form.

    Registration Deadline: Wednesday, February 23, 2011

    Please consider bringing in non-perishable food items to be donated to The Lawrenceville Cooperative Ministry.

    Georgia Arborist Association


    Email:  info@georgiaarborist.org
    Phone:  (404) 913-1422
    Address:  GAA ~ P.O. Box 8802 ~ Atlanta, GA  31106

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