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Landscape Pests and Problems Walkabout: Diseases and Weeds

Event date/time: 
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Event Type: 
Event location: 
Arnold Arboretum
125 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA, 02130
$55/pp; $50/pp when registering 3 or more from the same company (10% discount)
How to Participate: 

Pre-registration is required as space is limited.

Get some hands-on experience scouting and identifying landscape disease and weeds 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 effi ciently and examine some of the most common disease and weed problems of woody ornamentals. Dress for walking; workshop held rain or shine. Bring a clipboard, pencil and hand lens if possible.


Pesticide credits: 2 pesticide contact hours in categories 36 and Applicator’s License; valid for equivalent categories in all New England states.

Association credits: 1 MCH, 1 MCA (education), and 1 MCLP (education).

Speaker(s) / Instructor(s): 
Nick Brazee, UMass Extension Plant Pathologist, and Randy Prostak, UMass Extension Weed Specialist
Contact's name: 
Ellen Weeks
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Contact's phone on day of event: 
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125 Arborway Jamaica Plain MA