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Pesticide License CEUs Available at New England GROWS Learning opportunities abound across a variety of disciplines. Success in the green industry requires up-to-date expertise across a range of topics in horticulture, design, disease and pest control, and worker safety. At GROWS, MLP members learn from the top experts in a broad variety of fields and earn continuing education credit from organizations that include: the National Association of Landscape Professionals, the American Society of Landscape Architects, the International Society of Arboriculture, 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. Some of the most popular topics at GROWS conferences are those that offer pesticide license recertification credit. Pesticide CEUs are available for the six New England states as well as New Jersey and Pennsylvania. A variety of education seminars, all taught by leading practitioners and approved for pesticide license recertification credit, will be taught at GROWS. See the CEU Grid for details: Be sure to arrive at the start of the session to have your badge scanned. A personalized CEU Proof of Attendance is available within 1-2 weeks following the show. State Applicator Licenses CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT NE CT - MA - ME - NH - RI - VT Other Organizations NJ PA Units Credits 1 (Priv 26, 29, Comm 35, 36, CORE, Dealer) 2 (3A) 1 (PC, 05, 06, 18, 23) 1 (Priv 32, Comm 37, CORE, Dealer) 2 (3B) 2 (PC, 07, 18, 23) APLD ASLA CTSP ISA NALP NOFA SIMA CEUs CES PDH CEUs CEUs AOLCP CSP Credits/Contact Hours WEDNESDAY • November 30, 2016 8:00 a.m. • New Management Strategies & Planting Practices 9:30 a.m. • Target the Turf: Environmental Management 1 • Restoration Pruning After Storms 0.5 • Native Wildflower Meadows 11:30 a.m. • Climate Change & Impact on Trees/Insects 1 1 (Priv 29, Comm 35, 36, CORE, Dealer 2 (3A) 2:00 p.m. • Planning for Sustainable Landscape Management 1 1 1 (Priv 26, 29, Comm 36, Dealer) 1 2 (PC, 05, 06, 18, 23) • High Impact, Low-Care Plants 2 (3B) 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 • Designing with Color, Texture & Form 1 1 1 1 • How to Hire & Keep Good People 1 1 1 1 1 THURSDAY • December 1, 2016 8:00 a.m. • Turf Diseases: Strategies 9:30 a.m. • Why Do We Have Problems with Same Old Pests? 1 (Priv 32, Comm 37, CORE, Dealer) 2 (3B) 1 (PC, 07, 18, 23) 1 (Priv 26, 29, Comm 36, CORE, Dealer) 2 (3A) 2 (PC, 06, 18, 23) 1 • Tree Assessment 1 • Seven Consumer Trends to Watch in 2017 11:30 a.m. 2:00 p.m. 1 1 1 • Treehouse Design & Construction 1 1 1 • Creating Stunning Plant Communities 1 1 1 • Optimize Your Sales Strategies 1 1 • Can Insect Pests be Managed Organically? 1 (Priv 26, 29, Comm 36, 37, CORE, Dealer) 2 (3A, 3B) 2 (PC, 06, 18, 23) 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 • Natural Landscape Design for New England 1 1 1 • Understanding & Developing Latino Workforce 1 1 1 1 1 FRIDAY • December 2, 2016 8:00 a.m. • Mosquito Smackdown 1 (Comm 36, 37, 46, 47, CORE, Dealer) 2 (3A, 3B, 8B) 2 (16, 18, 23) 1 9:30 a.m. • What’s Ahead in Insect Pest Management 1 (Priv 26, 29, Comm 36, CORE, Dealer) 2 (3A) 2 (PC, 05, 06, 10, 18, 23) 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 11:30 a.m. 2:00 p.m. • Perspectives on Soil Design 1 1 • Using Natural Stone Construction 1 1 1 • Enhancing Ecosystem Dynamics 1 1 1 1 • Perennials: They May Be New, But Are They Good? 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 • Turf Weed Watch 1 (Priv 32, Comm 37, CORE, Dealer) 2 (3B) 2 (PC, 06, 07, 18, 23) • Inspired Residential Gardens • Snow & Ice Management MLP NEWSLINE 1 1 GROWS Edition 2016 1 15