The curriculum emphasizes a systems-based approach to plant and land care based on current research and is built on a framework of Best Management Practices (BMPs) and Integrated Pest Management (IPM). Classes are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday afternoons from 10/25/2022 thru 12/15/2022.
Who Should Attend? Professional practitioners such as landscapers, lawn care providers, nursery operators, sports field managers, public and private grounds managers, arborists, professional gardeners, landscape and garden designers, and others in the green industries. Both experienced individuals as well as those aspiring to be will benefit from this course.
Three specialty tracks to choose from:
- Landscape Management
- Turf Management
Where? Entirely virtual, taught by UMass Extension Specialists, UMass faculty, and distinguished guest instructors.
For complete information, detailed schedules and registration options, go to https://ag.umass.edu/landscape/education/umass-extensions-green-school.