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Managing Diseases of Ornamental Landscape Plants

Course Code: AL0408CA19

Landscape Training on Managing Plant Diseases

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Date & Time

January 14, 2019
9:00am - 3:15pm (Check-in time: 8:30am)


Learn to protect your most expensive plants! In this one-day, hands-on class, Dr. Ann Gould and Dr. Karen Plumley will provide you with hours of focused instruction on diseases of ornamentals. You'll receive identification tips, prevention and control strategies, and information about emerging issues. This class is a natural follow-up to Pest Management of Ornamental Plants.


NOTE: Individuals who wish to receive pesticide recertification credits at any of our courses will need to know their applicator license number and arrive at class on time. Please bring your pesticide license with you to class. If you are late to class, you will not receive credits.

Pesticide Credits

3 units in 13
10 units in 2, 3A, 6B, 8C, and PRIV


If you need these credits, you must notify us at least 15 days before the course start date. For details, visit here and read the information under "IMPORTANT CHANGE."


If you need these credits, you must register and notify Beth Perez at least 15 days before the course start date. Call 848-932-7316 or send an email to beth.perez@rutgers.edu.

DE: This course will be submitted for approved pesticide credits upon completion of the program if requested by attendees.

International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Credits
Certified Arborist: 4.5; BCMA-Science: 1.5; BCMA-Practice: 3

Certified Public Works Manager (CPWM) Credits

Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System (LA CES) Credits

NJ Urban and Community Forestry Continuing Education Units
4 CEUs

Rutgers CEUs
0.55 CEUs

Early Registration Fee $195.00 Register on or before December 31, 2018 and save!
Registration Fee $210.00 After December 31, 2018
Cancellation Fee $35.00  

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.


Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided to you at no additional cost.

NOTE: If you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, please alert us at least one (1) week in advance of the course start date so that we can make reasonable accommodations. We cannot guarantee accommodations for special requests made after that time.


GPS systems may not recognize campus addresses. Even if they take you to the correct building, they will not take you to the assigned parking lot. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you use the directions we provide.

Extension Conference Center
18 Ag Extension Way, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Directions, Parking Information & Map


  • All visitors must register their vehicles online with the Rutgers Department of Transportation Services. A link will be provided in your course registration confirmation email. Be sure to complete this important step prior to traveling to campus.
  • All Rutgers faculty/staff/students must use their regular Rutgers permit and park in the nearest lot assigned for their permit type.
  • Citations/fines will be issued for failure to comply with these policies.

Note: Pre-registration is required. We're sorry, but we cannot guarantee a seat, materials or meals for walk-in registrants. Location is subject to change; registrants will be notified in the event of a change.


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For Registration Assistance:

Please call 848-932-9271, option 2.

Program Questions? Contact Us!

Program Coordinator: Joe Canzano, 848-932-7317

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Attention U.S. Veterans

All of the courses offered by the Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education are approved by the New Jersey State Approving Agency for Veterans Training for educational benefits through the GI Bill. For more information about the GI Bill, click here.