Texas A&M AgriLife Extension
The Texas A&M Forest Service
and
The City of Grand Prairie Present
the

2017 North Central Texas
Urban Forestry Conference
The Evolution of Tree Care

February 24, 2017
8:00 am – 3:30 pm
2075 Esplanade
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
Registration $85

8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.                Registration
8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.                The Evolution of Pruning Practices – Elden LeBrun, Bartlett Tree Care
9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.              The Evolution of Tree Climbing – Guy LeBlanc, Arbor Vitae Tree Care
10:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.            Break
10:45 a.m. to noon                     The Evolution of Insect/Disease Management – Dave Appel, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension
noon to 1:00  p.m.                      Lunch/Cross Timber Urban Forestry Council Award Presentations
1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m                 The Evolution of Irrigation – Darrell Downey
1:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.                The Evolution of Saws – Matt Klippstein
2:00p.m. to 2:30p.m.                  The Evolution of Urban Forestry – John Giedraitis, ISAT
2:30p.m. to 2:45p.pm.                Break
2:45 p.m. to 3:30 p.m                 Panel Discussion with all speakers

Questions?

817-879-3974
Courtney Blevins cblevins@tfs.tamu.edu
Laura Miller lmmiller@ag.tamu.edu

2017 SPONSORS

Continuing Education Units

International Society of Arboriculture

Cert. Arborist: 6 | BCMA-Pract. 5 | BCMA-Mgnt. 1 | TW Aerial Lift sp: 3.75
Utility Sp: 2.25 | Municipal Sp: 2.75 | TW Climber Sp: 3.75

Society of American Foresters

Category 1-CF 5.5

Texas Nursery & Landscape Association

6 –TCLA, TCNP, TCLP, TCWSP, TMCNP

Texas Department of Agriculture

CEU course #8439  – Total Credits: 1 | Subjects:  IPM (1)