IPM Workshop for Retail Nurseries and Garden Centers
This workshop is a great opportunity to brush up on home and garden pests, pesticides, and resources to consult when customers’ vegetable pest questions arise! This hands-on workshop, co-sponsored by University of California Integrated Pest Management Program and UC Cooperative Extension, is designed especially for retail employees, managers, owners, and affiliates.
A hands-on, train-the-trainer workshop to help you gain new skills to better serve your customers and keep them coming back!
When: Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Time: 8:30 AM to 3:15 PM
Topics will include:
- Insects, diseases, and vertebrate pests of vegetable gardens
- IPM tools and resources for the public
- Less toxic pesticides for vegetable pests
See the full agenda here. CEUs available for CCN Pro Members!
Your $40* registration fee includes breakfast, lunch, materials, access to training materials presented during the workshop, and a copy of the Vegetable Pest Identification for Gardens card set.
Send a few, train many! The workshop will be a "train-the-trainer" seminar. Attendees will receive materials so they can go back to their stores and train others on what they learned.