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NCRPA Region 2 Maintenance Workshop: Soil, Landscape and Weeds!
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Come and join us at the Jacksonville Parks Maintenance Building for an educational workshop about all the newest equipment on the market, benefits of sustainable soil-building, landscaping design and maintenance, weed and disease identification, and pesticide use! (2.5 hours)

10/27/2015
When: Tuesday, October 27, 2015
8:30am – 3:00pm
Where: 1152 Commons Dr N
Jacksonville, North Carolina  28540
United States
Contact: Matt Carusona
919-636-9399


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Come and join us at the Jacksonville Parks Maintenance Building for an educational workshop about all the newest equipment on the market, benefits of sustainable soil-building, landscaping design and maintenance, weed and disease identification, and pesticide use!  (2.5 hours)

 

 

Jacksonville Parks Maintenance Building

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

8:30am – 3:00pm

Check in and registration begins at 8:00am)

NCRPA Member Price: $ 30.00 per person - Lunch included
Non-Member Price: $ 40.00 per person - Lunch included

 

Workshop Schedule

 

8:00am – 8:30am - Check In and Registration                                              

 

8:30am – 9:30am - Session One: The Benefits of developing a sustainable soil-building program

Presented by Gary Gittere - Sales & Marketing Manager, McGill Premium Compost

 

09:45am – 11:00am - Session Two: Landscaping Design and Maintenance

                                    Presented by Jason Smith - City of Jacksonville, Horticulturalist

 

11:00am – 11:30am - Equipment Demo

 

11:30am – 12:30pm - Lunch and Vendors

 

12:30pm – 3:00pm - Session Three: Weed and Disease Identification

                                      Presented by Gene Taylor, II - PhD, Agronomy, CEO Lawn Pro, Inc


 

For more information contact the
Jacksonville Recreation and Parks Department
(910) 938-5250 cgagnon@jacksonvillenc.gov