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Two Rivers Convention Center

159 Main St. Grand Junction, CO

Fees: Commercial Applicators-$110
Private Applicators-$55


You must register as a commercial applicator to receive credit in any numbered category.

Continuing education credits are also available for commercial pesticide applicators licensed in UT, NM, WY and OH. If other state credits are needed please contact us, and we will try to make arrangements.

ASA/SSSA Certified Crop Advisors can receive continuing education credits for selected presentations.

This workshop also qualifies for 6 International Society of Arborculture continuing education units.


To Register call: 970-244-1834

Hotel information available soon.

Schedule available soon.

Tuesday AM, February 12th

Core Categories-Gunnison River Room

Time
Category
Title
Speaker
8:30-9:30 Applicator Safety & Public Safety Jeff Edwards
9:30-10:00 Environmental Protection  Thia Walker
Colo. State University Extension-Ft. Collins
10:00-10:30 Break  
10:30-11:00 Pesticide & Their Families
Janet Kintz-Early
11:00-12:00 Laws & Regulations I & II
John Scott
Colorado Dept. of Ag.
12:00-1:00 Lunch (included with registration fee) at Two Rivers Convention Center.

Tuesday PM, February 12th

Agriculture Session-Colorado River Room I

Time
Category
Title
Speaker
1:00-2:00 108 Aquatic
Pond Management
Perry Cabot
Colo. State University-Fruita
2:00-300 101 Ag Insects

Thaddaeus Gourd
Colo. State University Extension-Ft. Collins
3:00-3:15 Break  
3:15-4:15 103 Ag Weeds
Glyphosate Resistant Kochia
Eric Westra
4:15-5:15 102 Ag Diseases
Onion and Bean Diseases
Dr. Howard Schwartz
Colo. State University Extension-Ft. Collins

Tuesday PM, February 12th

Turf/Ornamental Session-Gunnison River Room

Time
Category
Title
Speaker
1:00-2:00 206 (1) Turf
Japanese Beetle
Dr. Tony Koski
Colo. State University Extension-Ft. Collins
2:00-300 206 (2) Turf

Dr. Tony Koski
Colo. State University Extension-Ft. Collins
3:00-3:15 Break  
3:15-4:15 207 (1) Ornamental
Dr. Whitney Cranshaw
Colo. State University Extension-Ft. Collins
4:15-5:00 207 (2) Ornamental
Susan Carter
Colo. State University Extension-Tri River Area

Wednesday AM, February 13th

Natural Resources Session-Colorado River Room I

Time
Category
Title
Speaker
8:00-9:00 106 Forest Pest Control
Disease of Conifers
Marion Murry
Utah State University
9:00-10:00 107 Rangeland Pest Control
Weed Control
John Rizza
Colo. State University Extension/NRCS-Grand Junction
10:00-10:15 Break  
10:15-11:15 109 Industrial & Right of Way

 Derek Debastian

11:15-12:15 302 Outdoor Vertebrate Control
Coyote Control
Martin Lowney

Wednesday AM, February 13th

Residential & Commercial Session-Whitewater Room

Time
Category
Title
Speaker
8:00-9:00 304 (1) Residential/Commercial

Janet Kintz-Early
9:00-10:00 304 (2) Residential/Commercial

Dr. Whitney Cranshaw
Colo. State University Extension-Ft. Collins
10:00-10:15 Break  
10:15-11:15 105 Livestock Pest Management
Fly Control/Forensic Entomology
 Justin Talley
11:15-12:15 110 Public Health
Mosquitoes
Carter Synhorst

This page was updated November 14, 2018