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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


  • 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

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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







Laura Gromis + Elizabeth Jonasson Rosas


Healthy Schools Act update

Byron Tam


IPM and weed control basics

Maggie Reiter + John Roncoroni


Break and outdoor expo



Organic herbicides and glyphosate alternatives

Maggie Reiter + John Roncoroni


Lunch and outdoor expo



Outdoor demo: organic herbicide trial

Maggie Reiter


Outdoor demo: steam weeding

Byron Lafferty


Outdoor demo: weed identification

Rebecca Ozeran


Closing, evaluation


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

USGBC-CC is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. WET Center, 2911 E. Barstow Ave, M/S of 144, Fresno, CA 93740

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