July 16, 2019 - 3:00-6:00 p.m.
Location: Ray Wiegand's Nursery, Macomb, MI
Tour Guides: Dr. David Smitley, Michigan State University and Dr. David Roberts, The Plant Doctor, LLC aka The Tree Doctor
$50/person, includes dinner
CEUs Approved: 2 MDARD Pesticide Recertification credits have been approved in Core (Priv. & Comm.), 3A, 3B, and 6.
Join your Green Industry colleagues from Southeast Michigan as we gather for an afternoon of learning, networking, fun, and dinner!
In this workshop our tour guides will take us on a walking tour of the nursery and garden center for an overall pest and disease update on perennials, shrubs, and trees in the landscape.
Pollinators—You’ll receive an update on Butterfly-friendly and Bee-friendly Nursery and Greenhouse plants and protecting pollinators in urban habits as you walk through the expanded and improved Butterfly House at Wiegand’s Nursery.
Pest/Disease—You’ll learn about the 2019 insect, disease, site and cultural problems and will receive the tools you need to build an effective IPM program.