GAA Summer Conference
August 22, 2013
* Forester Credit now available!
*Forester Credit -- 5 CEUs
ISA CEUs - 5
Pesticide Recertification - 3 CEUs
Categories 23, 24 or 27
2 CEUs for Private Applicator
For Arborists, Landscapers, Landscape Architects, Designers, Foresters and anyone in the Green Industry
8:00 Registration and coffee
8:30 Tree Identification – features you can use to identify trees – Rick Barnes, Naturescapes
9:30 Quick ID for the TOP 25 Trees you will see all the time – Gary Peiffer, DeKalb Extension
10:45 How trees fail in storms (biomechanics and storm loads) – Dr. Kim Coder, UGA Warnell
11:45 LUNCH (box lunch supplied. To ensure that you have a lunch, please register by August 20th)
12:45 Pesticide Update – Pat Mawhinney, Prestige Shrub Tree & Turf
1:45 Climate Change – Weather Patterns and Effects on Trees - Pam Knox, UGA Climatologist in the Crop & Soil Sciences Division
2:45 Wrap Up, Course CEU’s and Evaluation
3:15 Thank you and see you at upcoming GAA and Industry Programs
$65 GAA Members, Non-members $95
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DeKalb Extension Auditorium.
4380 Memorial Drive