ProHort Lawn & Landscape Update - Fall Virtual Program

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Annual workshops for nursery & green industry professionals, public works employees, landscape managers, arborists, tree board volunteers and cemetery & grounds keepers.

Fall Virtual Update

November 3 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Central Time
Join from your computer via Zoom. 

Climate, Weather and Plants
Speaker – Scot Risch, Air Force meteorologist, retired

First, we'll discuss the climates of North America and what climate means.  We'll then transition into weather and look at various, interesting weather phenomena in the United States.  Finally, we'll discuss how climate and weather effects plants and insects in the Midwest - specifically Nebraska and Iowa.

Pest Challenges in a Changing Climate
Speaker – Kaitlin Chapman, Nebraska Extension Urban Entomologist

An overview of some of the most important plant pests in landscapes, how we can predict their development, and the added pest management challenges we face with a shifting climate.

Cost: $20.00 per participant
Registration deadline: Nov. 2nd, 5 p.m. 

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2021 Recorded Programs

Weathering the Storms of Turfgrass Diseases | Recording 

Turf Pests & Problems Quiz | Recording - Hone your skills!

Is Your Turf Another Animal’s “Home Turf”? | Recording 

It’s Not Easy Being Green: Trees in a Changing Environment | Recording 

Tree Pests & Problems Quiz | Recording - Hone your skills!

Countering Emerald Ash Borer (EAB): An In-depth Look at Common Systemic Insecticides | RecordingHandout 

The ProHort Team includes: