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    GAA FALL Workshop...Professional Arborists Industry Update

    • December 07, 2011
    • 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
    • The Dekalb County Training Center

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    Fall Workshop 2011
    Professional Arborist Industry Update
    @ The Dekalb County Training Center

    Wednesday,
    December 07th, 2011

    8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

    Cost:
    GAA Member:   $60.00
    Non GAA Member:   $75.00



    Continuing Education Credits:
    I.S.A. CEU's
    Arborist: 5.5     /     Utility: 2     /     BCMA Science: 2.5
    BCMA Practice: 1.75     /     TW Climber Specialist: 0
    TW Aerial Lift Specialist: 0     /     Municipal: 5.5
    BCMA Management: 1.25

    Pesticide
      4 Commercial Credit Hours for CAT 23 / 24 / 27

    Workshop Schedule

    8:00 Registration

    8:30 - 9:00  State of Georgia Pesticide Division - Eric Olsen -Georgia Dept. of Agriculture---Update

    9:00 - 10:00 Water Requirements For Trees  ....Dan Bauer--Arbor Equity--Proper watering for trees & Preping trees for winter

    10:00 - 10:15 Break

    10:15 - 11:15 Drought effects on trees ...Dr. Coder--UGA
    Tree Physiological Responses To Drought

    11:15 - 12:00 Those Boring Insects and How they Do their Thing....Dr. Will Hudson--UGA---Boring Pest ID

    12:00 - 1:00 Lunch

    1:00 - 2:00 Borer controls and their Effectiveness Patrick Mawhinney--Prestige Shrub, Tree & Turf----Strengths and Limitations of Available Treatments

     
    2:00 - 3:00 Proper handling of Pesticides.... Patrick Mawhinney--Prestige Shrub, Tree & Turf..Mixing, application and disposal. Outside demonstration

    3:00- 3:15 Isa and Pesticide Credits

     
    Directions
    Dekalb County Training Center
    4380 Memorial Drive
    Decatur, GA 30032

    Georgia Arborist Association


    Email:  info@georgiaarborist.org
    Phone:  (404) 913-1422
    Address:  GAA ~ P.O. Box 8802 ~ Atlanta, GA  31106

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