2018 Pesticide Training

Forest Pesticide Training Program - Thursday, November 29, 2018

The program will be held in the Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds and Conference Complex, 1900 E. Main St., Danville, IN in the South Hall.


8:30-9:00am Registration/refreshments
9:00-10:00am Phil Marshall, Division of Forestry - Indiana forest health status - 2018
10:00-10:45am Dr. Mike Jenkins, Purdue University - Deer and invasive plant dynamics
10:45-11:00am Dr. Mo Zhou - Data Collection needs for Invasive Species Economics project
11:00-11:15am Break
11:15-11:45am Phil Oser, Eco-Logic - Combating Invasive plants
11:45-12:15pm Dawn Slack, Indiana Invasive Species Council - Terrestrial Plant Rule update
12:15-1:30pm Lunch on your own
1:30-2:15pm Leo Reed, Office of the Indiana State Chemist - What's keeping the State Chemist Office busy?
2:15-3:00pm Dr. Fred Whitford, Purdue University - What have we learned from truck accidents?
3:00-3:45pm Michael Gregg, Gregg Forest Services - What I have learned about Invasive Species Removal and TSI in the last 10 years.
CCH paperwork and Adjourn - thank you for attending!

Please remember to bring your pesticide applicator license number and your SAF or CF number to apply for credits. You must attend the entire program to receive full credit. If you arrive late or must leave early please see Lenny Farlee to sign for partial credits.

Parking is available at the Conference complex. There are several fast food and sit-down restuarants near the complex and in Downtown Danville. Additional restuarants are available east of Danville on US 36.

This program is provided by the Indiana Society of American Foresters with the cooperation of Purdue University Forestry and Natural Resources Extension and the Hardwood Tree Improvement and Regeneration Center.

Education Credits This program has been approved for 5.5 CFE credits in Category 1 by the Society of American Foresters and has been approved for 5 CCH credits in category 2,6 and 3a, and 4 CCH's in RT from the office of the Indiana State Chemist.

Cost The registration fee is $50.00 for SAF members or $65.00 for non-members and includes meeting materials and snacks and drinks during registration and at the breaks. You are on your own for lunch.