Tree Killers on the Loose
The emerald ash borer is only one of several potentially lethal insect and disease pests that threaten New Jersey’s trees. This talk will discuss a number of existing and potential threats to our trees, how to identify them, and what we can do about them.
Labor Issues: What Can You Do About Labor?
Arnulfo Hinojosa, Vice President of FEWA (Federation of Employers & Workers of America) and Kurt Alstede, Onwer of Alstede Farms, LLC will provide insight and experiences on finding a labor force for your business. The pros and cons of H2A and H2B will be discussed and other alternatives will be explored in this interactive panel discussion that you won’t want to miss.
Simply Spanish – Recertification Topics That Will Help Your Business
- BMP’s for Irrigation, Fertilization and Soils in Landscape Gardening
- Principles of Pruning Plants and Trees
- Applications of Plant Biology in Landscape Gardening
Invasive Plants: Are You Aware There is a ‘Do Not Plant List?
Join us for a talk and demonstration on plants that are and are not invasive. Using actual plants, we will point out the genus of each that should not be targeted as invasive. We will also discuss how invasive “do not plant” lists will affect the way you do business and what can be done about it.