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Feb 4, 2016
1:00 pm - 2:00 PM US/Eastern

To join the webinar visit www.forestrywebinars.net/webinars/biology-ecology-and-management-of-laurel-wilt-in-the-southeastern-u.s

Pre-registration not required.

Presenter: Dr. Marc Hughes, School of Forest Resources and Conservation, University of Florida

Credits:

International Society of Arboriculture - 1 hour NA Credit [credits applied for]
Texas Dept of Ag - Pesticide Safety Continuing Ed - 1 hour IPM Credit [credits applied for]
Society of American Foresters - 1 hour Category 1 Credit [credits applied for]

This webinar will discuss biology, ecology, and management of laurel wilt, a disease caused by the fungus Raffaelea lauricola) and disseminated by the redbay ambrosia beetle (Xyleborus glabratus).

This webinar is designed to help woodland owners, foresters, researchers, and concerned citizens to learn how to identify laurel wilt disease in the forest and residential landscape. This disease impacts several woody plant species, mostly in the Family Lauraceae. In addition, the webinar will describe the disease biology, susceptible hosts and current management options.

Feb 4 2016

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Jun 20 Wed
100 Jackson Park Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA 100 Jackson Park Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA Henderson County Center 3 weeks away
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2018 Home Gardening Series

 

Are you a Mountain Transplant? Did you recently move to Hendersonville from some other part of the country? Then, learn to garden in 
western North Carolina by attending these classes offered by Henderson County Cooperative Extension.

Composting and Soils March 12, 2018 – 6:30pm

– Rachel Kipar, Henderson County Environmental Programs Coordinator, will teach gardeners about creating compost from kitchen and garden waste.

– Steve Pettis, Henderson County Commercial and Consumer Horticulture Agent, will give attendees the dirt on mountain soils.

Spring Veggies, Fruits and Berries April 9, 2018 – 6:30pm

– Karen Blaedow, Henderson County Small Fruit and Vegetable Extension Agent, will give gardeners all the basics they need to produce their own food at home. 

Mountain Gardening Favorites May 14, 2018 – 6:30pm

– Steve Pettis, Henderson County Commercial and Consumer Horticulture Agent, will give attendees his favorites landscape plants for the mountains

Maintaining the Mountain Landscape Garden June 11, 2018 – 6:30pm

– Steve Pettis, Henderson County Commercial and Consumer Horticulture Agent, will teach gardeners the most effective ways to maintain the mountain landscape

New Plant Varieties for WNC July 9, 2018 – 6:30pm

– John Vining, former Polk County Extension Director and Horticulture Agent we will teach attendees about all of the new varieties of plants coming out of the plant breeding program at NC State Mountain Horticulture Research Center

Registration

Name:____________________________________________

Phone Number:___________________________________

Email:____________________________________________

Number of attendees: _____________________________

Cost - $25 per class due one week prior to class start

-$100 for the entire series; entire series payments due one week prior to first class

-cash or check only (make checks out to Henderson Co. Coop. Ext.; mail to 100 Jackson Park Road, Hendersonville, NC 28792)

Location - Henderson County Extension Center, 100 Jackson Park Road

Call 828.697.4891 with questions

Jul 9 Mon
Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards, 588 Chestnut Gap Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards, 588 Chestnut Gap Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA Henderson County Center 1 month away
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Training will take place prior to the Pre-harvest Apple Tours at Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards.
2 Hours of "V" Credits for Private Pesticide Applicators.

Jul 26 Thu
1 month away
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This class is for Licensed Landscape Contractors only. The fee is $30:00 per participant and payable to NC State University.

Please read the following link for more information: www.ces.ncsu.edu/landscape-contractor-business-ceu-class-2/

Jul 27 Fri
NC Cooperative Extension - Buncombe County Center, 49 Mt Carmel Rd #102, Asheville, NC 28806, USA NC Cooperative Extension - Buncombe County Center, 49 Mt Carmel Rd #102, Asheville, NC 28806, USA Henderson County Center 1 month away
Jul 27 Fri
The North Carolina Arboretum, 100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way, Asheville, NC 28806, USA The North Carolina Arboretum, 100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way, Asheville, NC 28806, USA Henderson County Center 2 months away
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Certified Plant Professional Short Course is an intensive course scheduled on 5 consecutive Fridays. Each class will take place at The NC Arboretum. For registration and more information visit: buncombe.ces.ncsu.edu/certified-plant-professional-short-course-2018/

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