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Event Dates
April 26; 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
May 3; 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Living and Non-Living Diseases of Woody Ornamentals

Saturdays, April 26, May 3, 2014, 9 am - 12 pm


Learn which diseases affect woody plants, including funguses (biotic) agents and non-living (abiotic) agents that create soil and root disorders. Learn how to identify the cause, determine the likely disease, and what treatment options are available. Instructor Joel Koci is a certified arborist with an MS in urban forestry from Virginia Tech, and is an urban forestry extension agent at Virginia State University.

2 sessions = 6 hrs.  GES: HL, 6, elective.  $82 / $60 for members. 

This class has been cancelled.

This course has been certified by the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture for Continuing Education Units as follows:

April 26:  Certified Arborist: 2.75, BCMA--Science: 0.75, BCMA: Practice: 2, TWClimber Specialist: 2.75, Utility Specialist: 2.75, Municipal Specialist: 2.75

May 1: Certified Arborist: 2.75, BCMA--Science: 2, BCMA: Practice: 0.75, TWClimber Specialist: 2.75, Utility Specialist: 2.75,Municipal Specialist: 2.75