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Landscape Pests and Problems Walkabout - Diseases and Weeds

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Event date/time: 
Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Event location: 
Acton Arboretum

Get some hands-on experience scouting and identifying landscape diseases and weed problems. Join Randy Prostak, Extension Weed Specialist and Nick Brazee, Extension Plant Pathologist, for a walk through the landscape as they discuss and demonstrate how to put IPM practices to work efficiently and examine some of the most common pest and cultural problems of woody ornamentals. Dress for walking; workshop held rain or shine. Bring a clipboard, pencil and hand lens if possible.

Pesticide & Professional Credits

2 pesticide contact hours for categories 36 and Applicators License available.
Association credits: 2 (cat 2) CFE, 2 ISA, 1 MCH. MCA, MCLP, and SAF credits rquested.


Preregistration required as space is limited; the cost is $50, $45 per person for three or more registrations from the same company (10% discount).

To register and pay by CHECK or with a PO: To register and pay using a CREDIT CARD:

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Go to:
Contact's name: 
Ellen Weeks
Contact's phone: 
(413) 545-0895
Contact's email: 
2 Taylor Rd.
Acton, MA 01720
2 Taylor Rd. Acton MA