Please join the Land Trust, Environmental Resource Center and the Blaine County Noxious Weed Department for a free Tree and Pesticide Management Workshop on Thursday, April 7, from 9:00 – 11:30 am at the Community Campus in Hailey. Coffee and snacks will be provided beginning at 8:30 am.
The workshop is open to all homeowners, landscapers, property managers and interested community members.
Participants will learn about:
Integrated Pest Management and how it is being effectively implemented in the Wood River Valley through the lens of tree disease, soil health and composting as well as bio-control alternatives for noxious weed control.
- Carl Hjelm of Alpine Tree Service, Inc.
- Jeff Beacham of ArborCare Resources, Inc.
- Carl Jorgensen, entomologist with the U.S. Forest Service
Three pesticide credits and 2.75 arborist credits are available. Pre-registration is suggested and can be done here.
With the snow melting and spring upon us, we are all eager to dig in and create beautiful landscapes that can be enjoyed by all. Join us in learning how to effectively manage and control weeds while still protecting the environment.
For more information, please call 208.788.5516.