Start Date: 2/24/2021 8:00 AM EST
End Date: 2/24/2021 10:00 AM EST
Venue Name: Webinar
Michigan Green Industry Association
Webinar: Cutting Edge Insect Control for Professional Turfgrass Managers
Wednesday, February 24, 2021 (8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.)
Speaker: Dr. Dan Potter, Professor of Entomology,
University of Kentucky
CEUs: 2-MDA (3A, 6, or Commercial/Private Core)
This workshop covers the latest products, timing, and tactics for managing white grubs, billbugs, chinch bugs, crane flies, and other major turf insect pests in Michigan and neighboring states. It also covers how to deal with cicada killers, ticks, yellow jackets, and other nuisance pests in turf settings, strengths and weaknesses of particular insecticides and non-chemical alternatives, and how to safeguard bees and other beneficial species when controlling turfgrass pests. The workshop will also help professionals to better communicate with the public about the safety margin of modern insecticides.
Class: 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Cost: MGIA Members $50 Non-Members $70
***After Registering, you will receive two emails:
1) a confirmation of your registration
2) The day before the class, an email with the log-in information for the webinar. You will also be asked to reply to this email with your Certified Pesticide Applicator number and to choose which category you would like the credits to apply to. This information must be received prior to the webinar. ***
All sales are final. No refunds. No credit applied to future classes.