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.
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
IPM and weed control basics
Maggie Reiter + John Roncoroni
Break and outdoor expo
Organic herbicides and glyphosate alternatives
Lunch and outdoor expo
Outdoor demo: organic herbicide trial
Outdoor demo: steam weeding
Outdoor demo: weed identification
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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