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Managing Turfgrass Insects

Course Code: AT0407CA15

Managing Turfgrass Insects

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Date & Time

December 3, 2014
9:00am - 3:30pm (Check-in time: 8:30am)

Description

This one-day, hands-on turfgrass management course will review common insect pests within our region and their natural enemies in landscape turf. You will learn to successfully identify turfgrass insects and the damage they can cause. Taught by Dr. Albrecht Koppenhofer of Rutgers University, this stimulating turf management course will improve your ability to assess the severity of an infestation and select the right control measures based on the insects' biology.

Confront insect infestation by understanding:

• Which insects have infested the turf

• How severe the infestation is

• How to use insect life cycles/biology to control them

• How to prevent future problems

Credits

Pesticide Credits

NJ/CT:

4 units in 10 and 13
8 units in 8C
11 units in 3B

PA:
6 credits in PC
10 credits in 7, 18, and 23

NY:
5.50 credits in 3A, 3B and 25

MD:
8 credits in 3C

MA:
5.5 hours

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

Certified Public Works Manager (CPWM) Credits
5 Technical

Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System (LA CES) Credits
5.50 hours

Rutgers CEUs
0.5

Please call 732-932-9271 ext. 625 for the latest credit information.

Fees
Early Registration Fee $195.00 Register on or before November 19, 2014 and save!
Registration Fee $210.00 After November 19, 2014

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

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.

Location

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.

Agriculture Museum of New Jersey
103 College Farm Road, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Directions

Parking permit required for this location (will be provided to registrants).

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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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 tuition reimbursement through the GI Bill. For more information about the GI Bill, click here.