2011 Green Industry Training Class

Green Industry Training Class Schedule

Class Location: TMWA ● 1355 Capital Boulevard in Reno, Nevada

Class Date and Time: Classes are held every Tuesday and Wednesday in February from 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Date: Class Title: Instructor:
Feb. 1 Practical Botany* Heidi Kratsch, Western Area Horticulture Specialist,University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
Feb. 2 Soil and Fertilizer Management* Bill Carlos, Washoe County Horticulturist,Wilbur D. May Arboretum
Feb. 8 Lawns and Irrigation Management Wendy Hanson Mazet, Master Gardener Program Coordinator,University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
Feb. 9 Weed Law and Identification^ Susan Donaldson, Western Area Water Quality and Pesticide Education Specialist, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
Feb. 15 Woody Landscape Plants* Wendy Hanson Mazet, Master Gardener Program Coordinator,University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
Feb. 16 Container Plant Management Heidi Kratsch, Western Area Horticulture Specialist,University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
Feb. 22 Plant Insects and Diseases^* Wendy Hanson Mazet, Certified Arborist, Master Gardener Program Coordinator, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Leslie Lyles, Certified Arborist, Stewardship Horticultural
Feb. 23 Simple Landscape Design* JoAnne Skelly, Extension Educator,University of Nevada Cooperative Extension

* International Society of Arboriculture Continuing Education Units (CEUs) have been requested for this class.

^ Pesticide Applicator CEUs have been requested for this class.

The University of Nevada, Reno is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, and sexual orientation, in any program or activity it operates. The University of Nevada, Reno employs only United States citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States.

Persons in need of special accommodations or assistance must contact Ashley Andrews, andrewsa@unce.unr.edu or 775-784-4848, at least three days prior to the first day of the course.