MAA NEWS MAA NEWS Grows Edition 2017_w - Page 17

New England GROWS is One-Stop Shopping for all your CEU Needs Success in the green industry requires up-to-date expertise across a range of topics in horticulture, design, worker safety, and disease and pest control. At GROWS, MAA members learn from top experts in a broad variety of fields and can earn continuing education credit from organizations including: the International Society of Arboriculture, the Tree Care Industry Association, the National Association of Landscape Professionals, the American Society of Landscape Architects, the Association of Professional Landscape Designers, the Northeast Organic Farming Association, the Snow and Ice Management Association, as well as state and regional pesticide licensing boards. REMEMBER… Bring a photo ID to the show. Identification is required and may be checked against badge information. Arrive at the start of the session to have your badge scanned. You must stay for the duration of the presentation. A personalized CEU Proof of Attendance form will be made available to you within 1-2 weeks following the show. Are you an MCA? If so, you can earn 2 MCA credits for each day that you attend GROWS with an ALL ACCESS Pass. If you attend GROWS with an EXPO Pass, you can earn 1 MCA credit per day. C E U CONTINUING EDUCATION KEY Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont pesticide programs NJ New Jersey pesticide program PA Pennsylvania pesticide program APLD Association of Professional Landscape Designers CTSP Certified Treecare Safety Professional ISA International Society of Arboriculture LA CES American Society of Landscape Architects LA CES PDH NALP National Association of Landscape Professionals NOFA Northeast Organic Farming Association SIMA Snow & Ice Management Association NE State Applicator Licenses CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT NE CT - MA - ME - NH - RI - VT Other Organizations NJ PA APLD CTSP ISA LA CES NALP NOFA SIMA Units Credits CEUs 2 (3A) 2 (PC, 06, 18, 22, 23) 1 CEUs CEUs PDH AOLCP CSP Credits/Contact Hours WEDN E S DAY • N OV E MBE R 29 8:00 a.m. • Beneficials & Pesticides: Working Together 1 (26, 29, 36, CORE, Dealer) • Hazards in the Green Industry 10:00 a.m. 11:30 a.m. • Inspiration & Tricks of the Trade 1 1 (32, 37, CORE, Dealer) 2 (3B) 1 • Native Shrubs for Challenging Sites 1 • Why Communication & Customer Service Matters 2:00 p.m. • ‘Conversations’ with Conifers 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 (PC, 07, 18, 23) • Remarkable Perennials, Annuals & Flowering Shrubs • Greenhouse Biocontrol Management 1 1 1 1 (32, 37, CORE, Dealer) 2 (1A, 3A, 3C, PP2) 2 (PC, 18, 22, 23) 1 (26, 29, 35, 36, CORE, Dealer) 2 (3A) 2 (PC, 05, 06, 18, 23) 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 • Marketing in the Digital Age: 1 1 1 1 • The Power of Nature: Our Future with Bees 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 • The Botany of Design: Life Beyond the Color Wheel 1 1 1 1 1 TH URS DAY • N OVE MBER 30 8:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m. • Triage & Management Strategies for Landscape Turf 1 (32, 37, CORE, Dealer) 2 (3B) 2 (PC, 07, 18, 23) • Water, Drought & Trees: Fundamental Understandings 11:30 a.m. • A Perspective on Perennial & Annual Diseases 1 (26, 29, 36, CORE, Dealer) 2 (1A, 3A, PP2) 2 (PC, 06, 18, 22, 23) • Urban Ecosystems 2:00 p.m. • Cyclical, Emerging & Disappearing Pests in NE 1 1 1 (26, 29, 35, 36, CORE, Dealer) 2 (2, 3A) 2 (PC, 05, 06, 18, 23) • What’s Going on in Ornamental Horticulture 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 F RI DAY • D ECE MBE R 1 8:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m. 11:30 a.m. • Tree and Shrub Diseases 1 (26, 29, 35, 36, CORE, Dealer) 2 (3A, PP2) 2 (PC, 06, 18, 23 • Tales from the Garden 1 • Pruning Fruit Trees 1 1 1 1 • Low Maintenance, Purposeful Native Plants 1 1 1 1 1 • Outlook on the Workforce: H-2A, B and Beyond 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 • Root Rot, Really? 1 (26, 29, 35, 36, CORE, Dealer) 2 (3A) • Hip, Hip Hydrangeas: New & Improved Cultivars 2 (PC, 06, 18, 22, 23) 1 1 1 • Cannabis Production: Myths and Realities 2:00 p.m. • Water Usage & Drought Tolerance in Turf • Creating Garden Momentum 0.5 (32, 37, CORE, Dealer) 2 (3B) 1 1 1 1 1 1 MAA NEWS / GROWS Edition 2017 17 1