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Two Rivers Convention Center

159 Main St. Grand Junction, CO

FEES
Commercial Applicators (Qualified Supervisors/Certified Operators)–$110

Private Applicators,Technicians, Anyone not licensed with the CDA–$55

Late Fee (After 2/5/19):+$10, Pay at the Door Fee: +$25

Cancellation must be received by:
1/29/19 for a full refund
2/5/19 for a 50% refund
no refund after 2/5/19


To receive credit(s) in any category other than core categories
you must register as a commercial applicator.

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.


To Register call: 970-244-1834

Click here for hotel information.

Tentative Schedule

Tuesday AM, February 12th

Core Categories-Gunnison River Room

Time
Category
Title
Speaker
8:00-9:00 Applicator Safety & Public Safety
Using ATV’s to Apply Pesticides
Jeff Edwards
University of Wyoming
9:00-10:00 Environmental Protection &
Use of Pesticides
Be Accurate! Way to Save Money & Minimize Chemical Loss!
Thia Walker
Colo. State University Extension-Ft. Collins
10:00-10:30 Break  
10:30-11:00 Pesticide & Their Families
Borax
Janet Kintz-Early
JAK Consulting Services
11:00-12:00 Laws & Regulations I & II
State Pesticide Rules & Updates
David Gordon
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

You must register as a commercial applicator to receive credit in any of the following categories

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
Colorado State University-Ft. Collins
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

You must register as a commercial applicator to receive credit in any of the following categories

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
Lawn Weed Management

Dr. Tony Koski
Colo. State University Extension-Ft. Collins
3:00-3:15 Break  
3:15-4:15 207 (1) Ornamental
Quality Time With Aphids & Spider Mites
Dr. Whitney Cranshaw
Colo. State University Extension-Ft. Collins
4:15-5:00 207 (2) Ornamental
Effects of Drought on Trees
Susan Carter
Colo. State University Extension-Tri River Area

Wednesday AM, February 13th

Natural Resources Session-Colorado River Room I

You must register as a commercial applicator to receive credit in any of the following categories

Time
Category
Title
Speaker
8:00-9:00 106 Forest Pest Control
Needle casts, Cankers, and Rots – Common Diseases of Conifers
Marion Murry
Utah State University
9:00-10:00 107 Rangeland Pest Control
TBD
10:00-10:15 Break  
10:15-11:15 109 Industrial & Right of Way
IROWs Management
 Derek Debastian
Bayer
11:15-12:15 302 Outdoor Vertebrate Control
Managing Bird Damage
Martin Lowney

Wednesday AM, February 13th

Residential & Comm. Session-Whitewater Room

You must register as a commercial applicator to receive credit in any of the following categories

Time
Category
Title
Speaker
8:00-9:00 304 (1) Residential/Commercial
R & C Pest Management
Janet Kintz-Early
JAK Consulting Services
9:00-10:00 304 (2) Residential/Commercial
Nuisance Bugs That Invade Homes & Buildings
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
 Dr. Justin Talley
Oklahoma State University Cooperative Extension
11:15-12:15 110 Public Health
Mosquito Monitoring & Control
Carter Synhorst
Grand River Mosquito Control District

This page was updated January 8, 2019