Event Calendar

Thursday, March 14, 2024

Intro to Tree/Shrub Insect/Disease Identification

Start Date: 3/14/2024 9:00 AM EDT
End Date: 3/14/2024 4:00 PM EDT

Venue Name: Bingham Office Center

30800 Telegraph, Suite 1751
Bingham Farms, MI  United States  48025

Organization Name: Michigan Green Industry Association

Silvia Eichen
Email: silvia@landscape.org
Phone: (248) 646-4992

Sponsor: Banner Sales & Consulting

Introduction to Tree & Shrub Insect & Disease Identification
Designed Especially For New Hires & Employees with Less than 2-Years Field Experience

 Thursday, March 14, 2024 (9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.) 
Speaker:  Matthew Van Blarcum, Banner Sales & Consulting
CEUs: 6-MDA (2, 3B or 6) Requested, 6-ISA Requested

This course is designed to assist in the development and training of newly hired and less experienced technicians in areas of landscape, tree care, lawn care, irrigation and other technicians interested in expanding their knowledge of plant health care.  We will cover the types of damage done by insects and diseases, as well as the life cycle and development of the most common, and the trees you will see them on.  Some approaches to combating these insects and diseases will also be covered in this session, and we will learn which insects and diseases are the most common in the Michigan landscapes.  This course will help you become a better technician and landscaper through confidence and understanding of insect and disease damage, life cycle and improved identification.

Sponsored by: Banner Sales & Consulting

Location: Bingham Center, 30800 Telegraph, Ste. 1751, Bingham Farms, MI 48025
Registration: 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.         Class: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Members $129           Non-Members $149
Continental Breakfast and Lunch are included.
All sales are final. No refunds. 
Same-day attendee substitutions are allowed. No credit applied to future classes.