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Thursday, June 28, 2018 (4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.)
Speaker: Tom Bergschwenger, Owner, Natural Approach Lawn & Tree
CEUs: 3-MDA Requested (Core, 3A or 6)
Reprising our popular 2017 class, in this session we will demonstrate the proper and safe techniques for lawn care applications, both dry and liquid, including the best equipment to use and how to use and maintain it. From push spreaders to Permagreens, from hand cans to hose sprayers, attendees will see it all! Learn correct bordering techniques, and gain insight into products, not only what is effective to use, but also measuring techniques using devices such as tip-and-pour, graduated cylinders and mixing pitchers. Great for new hires or seasoned veterans, don’t miss this chance to learn all the tricks of the turf trade!
Location: Bicentennial Park, 36000 W Seven Mile Rd, Livonia, MI 48152 Meet at the pavilion
Registration: 3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Class: 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Cost: MGIA Members $60 Non-Members $80
Click here to register online.

MGIA's 28th Annual Golf Open - July 12th

Join the Michigan Green Industry Association for our Annual Golf Open held in July. Enjoy 18 holes of golf including a continental breakfast, lunch, followed by dinner. Win door prizes & trophies! Held at the Fox Hills Golf & Banquet Center (Golden Fox Course), 8768 North Territorial Road, Plymouth, MI 48170 
Click here to download registration form (PDF)
Click here for sponsorship opportunities (PDF)

Environmental Improvement Awards - call for entries!

Is Your Company an Award-Winning Company? 
The Environmental Improvement Awards Program is held annually to recognize and award merit to green industry professionals for excellence in their field.
Click here to download Awards Application form (PDF)
Deadline for Entries has been extended to July 16th!! 

Categories Include: 
Residential Landscape Construction & Reconstruction
Commercial Landscape Construction & Reconstruction
Residential & Commercial Maintenance
Interior Landscape Installation & Maintenance • Creative Horticulture
Irrigation Installation • Landscape Lighting • Hardscape • Water Features

The award recipients will be recognized with the presentation of plaques at the MGIA Annual Environmental Improvement Awards Program Banquet and Holiday Celebration on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at the Westin Southfield. Don’t miss the opportunity to submit your best work and possibly take home a Bronze, Silver or Gold award!

Best of Show Award
This award is given to one gold award-winning entry at the discretion of the judges and will be announced at the Annual MGIA Awards Program and Holiday Celebration in December.

We invite ALL contractors regardless of membership status to submit their work for award consideration.

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