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Forest Herbicide Workshop

Bulloch County Ag Center – Conference Room, 151 Langston Chapel Rd, Statesboro, GA

Date: Aug 25, 2015 08:20 AM to Aug 26, 2015 04:30 PM

Brochure

Brochure with optional mail-in registration form

 

Objectives
Participants will Learn:

  • About forest herbicide safety and application 
  • Selection of forest herbicide adjuvants 
  • Use of herbicides for aquatic vegetation control
  • Integration of herbicide use for site preparation, herbaceous weed control and woody release 
  • Control of invasive exotic plants in forest stands
  • New industry products and applications
  • Calibration techniques for herbicide applications

Who Should Attend?
Foresters, forest herbicide applicators, land managers, and landowners interested in developing and implementing safe, effective forest herbicide programs.  

Instructors

  • Dr. David Dickens, Professor - Forest Productivity, Warnell School of Forestry & Natural Resources, University of Georgia 
  • Dr. Dave Moorhead, Professor - Silviculture, Warnell School of Forestry & Natural Resources, University of Georgia 
  • Dr. Gary Burtle, Associate Professor - Aquaculture Animal & Dairy Science, University of Georgia 
  • Dr. Andy Ezell, Head - Department of Forestry,  Mississippi State Univ.
  • Dr. Jimmie Yieser, Provost/Vice Chancellor - Academic Affairs, Univ. of Arkansas at Monticello
  • Mr. Chip Bates, Forest Health Program Coordinator, Georgia Forestry Commission
  • Mr. Bill Tyson - Bulloch County Extension Coordinator - University of Georgia Extension 

Last Day to Register
Registration for this course ends on August 21.

Cancellations
Notify Ingvar Elle at 706-583-0566 (ielle@warnell.uga.edu) by 5:00 p.m. August 6, 2015  if you wish to cancel and receive a refund. 

Directions
The address to the course is Bulloch County Ag Center – Conference Room, 151 Langston Chapel Rd, Statesboro, GA. For directions see:
http://warnell.uga.edu/about/directions.php#bulloch. You may also call David Dickens at 912.681.5639. 

Special Needs
For special services or dietary considerations contact David Dickens at 912-690-1678 or e-mail him at ddickens@uga.edu by August 6, 2015.

 Hotels in the Area Include:
 Baymont Hotel (912-489-7368)
 Holiday Inn (912-489-4545)
 Hampton Inn (912-489-8989)
 LaQuita Inn (912-871-2525)
 Quality Inn (912-489-3995)

Continuing Education Credits

  • 13 Continuing Forestry Education (CFE) Hours - Category 1 (approved)
  • 13.5 Continuing Logger Education (CLE) Hours - Environment (approved)
  • Pesticide Applicator Certifications;  Georgia  5 hrs Category 23 commercial; 1 hr Categoy 10, private; (approved)

 


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If you have more questions or would like to register over the phone, please contact Ingvar Elle at 706-583-0566 or ingvar@uga.edu.

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