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Ornamental Tree and Shrub ID and Insect Walk

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Event date/time: 
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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Studying for the MCH, MCLP, or MCA exam? Want some hand's on experience identifying significant landscape plants to either prepare for one of the exams or to expand your palette of offerings for your clients, while also scouting for potential insect problems? Join Tawny Simisky, Extension Entomologist, and Mandy Bayer, Extension Assistant Professor at UMass Amherst, for a walk around the grounds at Elm Bank. This will be the perfect time of year to focus on trees and shrubs with particular seasonal interest as well as insects active during the summer. Dress for walking; held outdoors rain or shine.


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

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Pesticide & Professional Credits

One pesticide contact hours for category 36 and Applicators License available.  ISA, MCA, MCH, MCLP, AOLCP, SAF and CTSP credits have been requested.

Contact's name: 
Ellen Weeks
Contact's phone: 
(413) 545-0895
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