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Ornamental Tree and Shrub ID and Insect Walk

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Event date/time: 
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Event location: 
Tower Hill Botanic Garden

Studying for the MCH, MCLP, or MCA exam? Want some hand’s on experience identifying significant landscape plants 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 Tower Hill. This will be the perfect time of year to focus on trees and shrubs with particular seasonal interest as well as insect pests that are active. Dress for walking; held outdoors rain or shine.

Pesticide & Professional Credits

1 pesticide contact hour for categories 29, 36 and Applicators License available.
Association credits: 2 ISA, 1/2 MCLP, 1/2 MCA, and 1 MCH credits.


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

The Ornamental Tree and Shrub ID and Insect Walk is now FULL!  


Contact's name: 
Ellen Weeks
Contact's phone: 
(413) 545-0895
Contact's email: 
11 French Dr
Boylston, MA 01505
11 French Dr Boylston MA