Eastern NC Nursery Conference Registration Now Available

Posted On December 10, 2019— Written By
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Click the 2020 Eastern NC Conference Registration Flyer link below in the article to print the flyer, fill out, and mail check to register.

Its that time of year again to prepare to attend the Eastern NC Nursery Conference at the Wilson County Agricultural Center (1806 SW Goldsboro Street, Wilson, NC 27893) on February 11, 2020.

There is a great lineup of topics and presenters that are approved for 3 hours of NC pesticide recertification credits in D, I, L, N, O, and X. The agenda is listed below. Go to the 2020 Eastern NC Nursery Conference Registration Flyer, print it, fill it out, and mail to register for the conference by February 4th to receive the $25 per person registration cost. After February 4, registration will be at the door for $40 per person, but please call Danny Lauderdale at 252-237-0113 to confirm your attendance.

Agenda:

8 a.m. Sponsor Setup

8:30 a.m. Participant Registration, Continental Breakfast, and Networking

9:15 a.m. Welcome, Announcements, and Sponsor Introductions

9:30 a.m. Nursery Disease Management: Blights, Diebacks, Root Rots, and Leaf Spots, Dr. Jean Williams-Woodward, UGA

10:30 a.m. Networking Break and Refreshments

11 a.m. Nursery Tree Pruning: Biology and Best Management Practices, Dr. Barbara Fair, NC State University

Noon Lunch and Networking

1:30 p.m. Nursery Weed Management: Current Research and Difficult Weeds, Dr. Jeffrey Derr, Virginia Tech

2:30 p.m. Networking Break

3 p.m. Nursery IPM: A Focus on Scales, Dr. JC Chong, Clemson

4 p.m. Adjourn and Recertification Credits