Plant Health Care Seminar

Member Cost: $95.00 Non-Member Cost: $135.00

Lunch Included

COVID requirements: As required at time of training – this may include 6 foot spacing, masks required

Where : Ballantrae Community Centre - 5592 Aurora Side Road, Stouffville

Date: Friday, March 25, 2022

Time: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Available Seating: Max 55 Current Seats Remaining: 4 (Updated Daily)


CEU's Available

Description:

Every year, this session is a must for company owners, plant health care specialists, and arborists to stay up to date with new information on pests and control methods. Participants should be prepared to discuss treatments, options, scouting reports, and questions from the floor. With: Jennifer Llewellyn OMAFRA and others to be announced.

AGENDA

8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Registration and Coffee

8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Jennifer Llewellyn, Nursery and Landscape Specialist, OMAFRA and

Linda Hawkins, Shady Lane Tree Care, Humber and Durham Colleges

SPRUCE up your Diagnosis Skills – 15 + problems you will find on Spruce

9:30 - 10:30 a.m Colleen Dempster, Shady Lane Tree Care

Soil Biology – What you need to know and what Shady Lane offers

to clients and tree care companies

10:30 – 10:45 a.m Coffee Break

10:45 – 11:15 am Joel Harrison-Off, Forest Health Care Specialist, City of Toronto

Overview of Toronto’s Pest Control Programs – 2021 and 2022

11.:15 – 11:45 am Speaker to be Announced

Lanternfly – update for 2022

11:45 – 12: 30 pm Lunch -

12:30 to 1:30 p.m Jennifer Llewellyn, OMAFRA

Outside walk to discuss Spruce problems, tree planting depth and whatever we can find

1:30 – 2:30 p.m Dan Rawlinson, Coordinator, Ontario Forest Health Monitoring NDMNRF

Forest Health Monitoring Findings 2021

2:30 to 3: 30 pm Becky Moule, Plant Health Care Specialist, CLC Tree Services

Comparing Trunk Injection Methods

3:30 – 4:00 pm Group Discussion – come ready to talk about your pest and control problems