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April 21, 2020

Vegetation Management Workshop

175 Ag-Science Drive, Brewton, AL 36426

During this workshop, attendees will learn about more about forest vegetation management. Topics include: worker protection standards, using herbicides for vegetation management, prescribed fire, mechanical treatments, a Georgia Pacific loblolly study, and calibrating a herbicide sprayer.
Continuing Forestry Education and Pesticide Recertification Hours have been requested.

Agenda
Tuesday, April 21
9:00 am Welcome and introductions
9:15 am Worker protection standards – Dr. Sonja Thomas, ACES
10:00 am Georgia Pacific Introduction – Corey Singleton
10:15 am Break
10:30 am Project Overview – James Elrod, Auburn University
11:15 am Selective herbicides and new options – Logan Martin, Corteva
12:00 pm Lunch
12:45 pm Fire and herbicides – Dr. John Kush, Auburn University
1:30 pm Mechanical treatments – Dr. Richard Cristan, Auburn University
2:15 pm Break
2:30 pm Calibrating Herbicide sprayers and demonstration – Ryan Mitchell, ACES
3:00 pm Evaluations and Adjourn

Address:
175 Ag-Science Drive
Brewton, AL 36426

Contact:
Ryan Mitchell
jrm0023@auburn.edu
(251)937-7176

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$20 Fish & Water, Forestry & Wildlife, Baldwin County, Butler County, Clarke County, Conecuh County, Escambia County, Mobile County, Monroe County, Washington County