Everyone involved in lawn and landscape maintenance is invited to this informative event. To allow for hands-on instruction, and personal interaction, registration will be limited to the first 200 participants. The group will be divided into sub-groups that will spend 40 minutes at each station. The format allows for hands-on instruction followed by questions and answers.
On-Line Registration is now closed. Please register on-site.
Registration per person is $40 for members and $75 for non-members.
After June 14, 2012 registration will be $45 for members and $90 for non-members.
If you do not wish to register on-line, you may download the registration form and mail or fax in with your payment.
Join OLCA for remainder of 2012, and your registration is FREE! New members only. Each additional person $30. Please mail membership application and registration brochure to 1100-H Brandywine Blvd, Zanesville, OH 43701 or fax 740-452-2552.
8:00 am – Registration
9:00 am – General Session
10:00 am – Group Sessions
12:00 pm - Lunch
12:30 pm -1:00 pm – Group Sessions
1:30 pm Dismissal
The seminar will feature presentations covering the following topics:
9:00 am – General Session Algae Blooms and Nutrient Management: Where does Turf Stand?
Gina Zirkle, The Scotts Co. ( Category 8, 1hr)
10:00 am until 12:00 pm and 12:30 pm until 2:30 pm, Sessions will cover the following topics:
Station #1 – Creepy Crawlers That Get Into The House
Barb Bloetscher, OSU (Category 10A, .5hrs)
Station #2 – Annual Weed Management on Turf & Landscape Ornamentals
Jerry Husemann, BASF ( Category 8, .5hrs)
Station #3 – Equipment Showcase Vendors
Station #4 – Tree & Shrub ID & Pest Management
Randy Zondag, OSU (Category 6A, .5hrs)
Station #5 – Lawn Problems – the Solution is Regular Lawn Care
Joe Rimelspach, OSU (Category 8, .5hrs)
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Ohio Department of Agriculture Pesticide Applicators License Testing
If you are planning to take the Pesticide Applicators Licensing Test, you need to schedule with the ODA by calling 800-282-1955 or on-line at www.ohioagriculture.gov. Select Regulatory Programs, then Schedule an Exam. You must bring a photo ID with you to the testing.
Driving Directions:From the West: Take S.R. 30 EAST to
From the East: Take S.R. 30 WEST to Wooster. Exit at Madison Ave. Turn left at the traffic light at the end of the exit ramp. Go up the hill and you will see the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center on the left.
Wooster. Exit at Madison Ave. Turn left at
the traffic light at the end of the exit ramp.
From the South: Take Route 3 NORTH to
US 30 EAST. Exit at Madison Ave. Turn left
at the traffic light at the end of the exit ramp.
From the North: Take I-71 to S.R. 83 SOUTH
into Wooster to US 30 WEST. Exit at
Madison Ave. Turn left at the traffic light at the end of the exit ramp.