University of Maryland Extension

Eastern Shore Pest Management Conference - Attendees

When: 
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020 - 8:00am to 4:30pm
Where: 
The Fountains of Salisbury Conference Center
Address: 
1800 Sweetbay Drive
Salisbury, MD 21804
United States
Presenter: 
University of Maryland Extension, Wicomico County
Description/Notes: 

Description

This conference is for Commercial Pesticide Applicators, Landscape Contractors, and Professional Fertilizer Applicators to get education credits for renewing their license.

8:00-8:30 Registration – And Visit the Vendors!

8:30-9:15 Climate Change and What it Means for the Insect Pests

Dr. Mike Raupp, University of Maryland

9:15-10:00 Pruning: Reasons and Techniques for Healthy Plant Growth

Dr. Andrew Ristvey, University of Maryland

10:00 -10:15 BREAK - Please Visit the Vendors!

10:15-11:00 What you need to Know about DOT

Master Trooper Jason Lambert, Maryland State Police

11:00-11:45 You Can't Judge a Tree by its Color

Heather Zindash, The Soulful Gardener

11:45-12:45 LUNCH - Please Visit the Vendors!

12:45-1:30 What New Disaese are stalking your Lawns and Plants Now?

Dr. Dave Clements, Extension Specialist, UME

1:30 1:45 Break! Please Visit the Vendors

1:45-2:30 Start to Finish, Managing the Turf Nutrient Needs (PFA Credits)

Chuck Schuster, Extension Educator, UME

2:30-3:15 Tree Management

Jonathan Kays & Anges Kedmencez

3:15-4:00 Aquatic Weed Control

Jackie Takacs, Extension Specialist, UME

4:00-4:30 MDA, DDA, VDA updates

Maryland: 2 (Forest): 3a, c (Exterior Ornamental and Turf); 5 (Aquatic);6 (Right of Way and Industrial Weed) and 10 (Demonstration and Research), 2 hr credit for MD Professional Fertilizer Applicator Recertification.

CEU for ISA, Maryland Tree Expert, Maryland Certified Professional Horticulturist.

Delaware: 3 (Ornamental and Turf); 5a (Aquatic); 6 (Right of Way and Industrial Weed); 10 (Demonstration and Research)

Virginia: 3a, b (Ornamental and Turf); 5a (Aquatic); 6 (Right of Way); 10 (Demonstration and Research)

NM - Professional Fertilizer Applicator Recertification 2 Credits

DE Urban Nutrient Management

REGISTER ON EVENTBRITE AT THE LINK BELOW, or call the Wicomico County Extension Office at 410-749-6141

The University of Maryland is an Equal Opportunity Employer with Equal Access Programs.  If you require special accomodations to attend, contact Ginny Rosenkranz two weeks prior at 410-749-6141 ext.106

Cost: 
$75.00/$85.00
Contact: 
Ginny Rosenkranz
Contact Email: 
rosnkrnz@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
410-749-6141 ext 106
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