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Region 7 Maintenance Workshop

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Statesville Fitness & Activity Center

1875 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625


You are invited to join us for this annual Maintenance Workshop, which will provide an outstanding opportunity for maintenance staff to acquire hands-on experience with equipment and techniques taught at the workshop.  One Pesticide Credit approved.   You do not have to be a North Carolina Recreation and Park Association member to attend.



8:15      9:00 a.m.      Registration/Refreshments/Welcome

9:00      10:00 a.m.    “How to Kill a Tree - proper tree care”

                                   Shawn Cox, City of Statesville Arborist

10:00 – 10:15 a.m.         Break

10:15 – 11:15 a.m.      “Top Ten Landscape Pests & How to Manage”

                                   Amanda Taylor, NC Cooperative Extension

11:15 – 12:00 p.m.        Proper Turf Fertilization Practices
                                   Boyd Glen, Crop Production Services

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.         LUNCH (provided)

 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.          Introduction of Vendors and 
                                   Hands on operation of equipment


Registration Fee:  $25

Registration deadline is Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Registration form.  Mail or fax to NCRPA


For more information contact the Statesville Recreation and Parks Department at (704)878-3429