RFL-GG Pro Advanced Training Seminars
River-Friendly Landscaping is an approach to landscaping
that works with nature to reduce waste, prevent pollution
and support the integrity of the Sacramento River watershed.
Advanced Seminars for Landscape Professionals
These advanced seminars are designed for the Professional in the Landscape Industry and combines the newest technology with ecologically sound landscaping principles and practices.
INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT II: AN ADVANCED PERSPECTIVE
The half-day seminar that goes beyond the basics to discuss landscape pest
identification (including new species coming to CA,) key strategies to prevent
pests, and management options from cultural controls to pesticides.
This seminar focuses on Holistic Pest Management, which acknowledges that plants and their pests function in a shared ecological system. You will learn how to keep the ecosystem in balance so pests do not become a problem; and how to address intolerable pest problems with effective, environmentally friendly management strategies. (Flyer)
WHEN and WHERE:
Saturday, February 10th 8:30am - 12 noon
La Sierra Community Center, 5325 Engle Road, Carmichael, CA 95608
Thursday, June 14th 6:00pm - 9:30pm
Folsom Community Center, 52 Natoma Street, Folsom, CA 95630
EcoLandscape CA members: $45
Includes: Hand lens and Comprehensive IPM Guide
Register for the Advanced Seminars at: http://rescapeca.org/event/
Sponsored by the Sacramento Stormwater Quality Partnership and hosted by ReScape California (formerly EcoLandscape California), for landscaping professionals that goes beyond the basics to discuss pest identification, key prevention strategies, and least toxic management options.
Earn Continuing Education Units for:
• Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD)
• California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR)
• International Society of Arboriculture (ISA)
• EcoLandscape CA EcoLandscaper™
• California Certified Nursery Professional
Who Should Attend:
• Provide materials for all types of urban landscapes
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