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Tree & Plant Diagnostic Workshop (ACTC)

  • June 20, 2019
  • 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • 4341 E. Broadway Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85040
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Arizona Community Tree Council Presents


Tree & Plant Diagnostic Workshop: Sharpening Diagnostic Skills as an Arborist Investigator

 

Thursday, June 20, 2019

7am-noon


University of Arizona Cooperative Extension

4341 E. Broadway Rd.

Phoenix, AZ 85040


Agenda:

6:30am - 7:00am Registration and coffee


7am-8am

Ed Mulrean PhD with Arid Zone Trees

How to determine biotic vs abiotic diseases and disorders

a. Investigating the details both in the field and with resources available

b. Disease symptoms and how to discover evidence of the pathogen


8am-9am

Claudia Quilesfogel-Esparza with Motzz Laboratory

Working with labs - Pulling and sending pathology samples

a. What labs do who perform the work

b. Pulling soil, water, tissue samples

c. Analyzing the data collected


9am-10am

Doug Donahue with Ewing Irrigation

Addressing aging infrastructure and how it impacts tree health

a. Turf to dg conversions- impacts on trees

b. Under designed irrigation systems- how this impacts trees as they mature

c. Ideas for retrofitting irrigation systems to properly water mature trees


10am -Noon

Kasey Billingsley with Harmony Horticulture

Real-world notes from the field - stories, experiences, photos and the sleuthing involved in diagnosing the issues.

a. Investigator tools - what you need and how to use them

b. Collecting history information - what to ask to get to the bigger picture

c. Checklists for thoroughly gathering all the relevant information

d. How to determine where the investigation begins and ends


5 ISA CEUs Applied for

and 4 PMD CEUs approved


Registration Fees:

  • ACTC Member Rate (includes Staff of ACTC Members)
    • $95 - thru May 21
    • $110.00 - after May 21
  • Non-Member
    • $125 - thru May 21
    • $140 - after May 21


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