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    GAA Summer Conference

    • August 22, 2013
    • 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
    • Dekalb Extension Auditorium
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    GAA Summer Conference

    August 22, 2013


    * Forester Credit now available!


    *Forester Credit -- 5 CEUs

    ISA CEUs  - 5

    Pesticide Recertification - 3 CEUs

    Categories 23, 24 or 27

    2 CEUs for Private Applicator


    For Arborists, Landscapers, Landscape Architects, Designers, Foresters and anyone in the Green Industry


    8:00 Registration and coffee


    8:30  Tree Identification – features you can use to identify trees – Rick Barnes, Naturescapes


    9:30  Quick ID for the TOP 25 Trees you will see all the time – Gary Peiffer, DeKalb Extension


    10:30  BREAK


    10:45     How trees fail in storms (biomechanics and storm loads) – Dr. Kim Coder, UGA Warnell


    11:45     LUNCH  (box lunch supplied.  To ensure that you have a lunch, please register by August 20th)


    12:45   Pesticide Update – Pat Mawhinney, Prestige Shrub Tree & Turf


    1:45   Climate Change – Weather Patterns and Effects on Trees - Pam Knox, UGA Climatologist in the Crop & Soil Sciences Division


    2:45   Wrap Up, Course CEU’s and Evaluation


    3:15   Thank you and see you at upcoming GAA and Industry Programs


    $65 GAA Members, Non-members $95


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    DeKalb Extension Auditorium.

    DeKalb Extension

    4380 Memorial Drive

    Georgia Arborist Association

    Phone:  (404) 913-1422
    Address:  GAA ~ P.O. Box 2516, Decatur GA 30031

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