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Resilient Landscaping - Effective Integrated Pest Management

  • 10/17/2019
  • 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Clovis Community College, Herndon Campus, Building B, Room 308 390 W. Fir Ave, Clovis, CA 93611

Registration

  • General price for non-members
  • Must be a current USGBC Central California member
  • Must be a current student and show student ID at sign in

Registration is closed

Looking to use less pesticides in landscaping? This is the event for you!


Resilient Landscaping - Effective Integrated Pest Management will provide attendees with knowledge on Integrative Pest Management concepts and resources, an update on the Healthy Schools Act, and provide both theoretical background and hands-on demos on glyphosate alternatives, including weed identification, organic herbicides and steam weeding. 


Speakers include:

Byron Tam, Department of Pesticide Regulation

Maggie Reiter, Horticultural Advicer, UC Cooperative Extension

John Roncoroni, Farm Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension

Byron Lafferty, Compliance and Strategy, Steam Cleaners

Rebecca Ozeran, Livestock and Natural Resources Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension


AGENDA

7:00-7:30am

Registration

 

7:30-7:45am

Welcome

Laura Gromis + Elizabeth Jonasson Rosas

7:45-8:30am

Healthy Schools Act update

Byron Tam

8:30-9:00am

IPM and weed control basics

Maggie Reiter + John Roncoroni

9:00-9:15am

Break and outdoor expo

 

9:15-11:00am

Organic herbicides and glyphosate alternatives

Maggie Reiter + John Roncoroni

11:00-12:00pm

Lunch and outdoor expo

 

12:00-12:30pm

Outdoor demo: organic herbicide trial

Maggie Reiter

12:30-1:00pm

Outdoor demo: steam weeding

Byron Lafferty

1:00-1:30pm

Outdoor demo: weed identification

Rebecca Ozeran

1:30-2:00pm

Closing, evaluation


CEU's

4.5 CDPR continuing education credits have been approved.



BONUS: All attendees will receive a free 5 gallon tree for their own usage. If attendees want to plant a tree on public properties, a second 15 gallon tree is available. Trees will be given out during the event.


Thank you to our event partners



Sponsorship opportunities with tabling option is available for this event


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