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Invasive Plant Control Training for Landowners: Dubois County

September 21 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

$25

Learn how to control out-of-control invasive vegetation on your forest property. Practical, hands-on training by foresters and natural resource professionals. Morning classroom session, afternoon field demonstrations. Lunch provided.

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Topics:
Assessing your invasive plant problem – species, size, amount
Three pillars of invasive management – prevention, early detection, strategic management of existing infestations.
What are your control options and deciding which methods are best for your situation.
Herbicides? Which to use, how to read the label, calculating rates, how to mix, application methods and techniques, timing, safety, laws and regulations.
Funding and technical assistance
Hiring a contractor
Set your goals and objectives. Put it all together in a plan.

Register by September 13 to Veronica Helming, 812-482-1171 x 3, duboisswcd@gmail.com

Details

Date:
September 21
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$25

Venue

Southern Indiana Purdue Ag Center (SIPAC)
11371 East Purdue Farm Rd
Dubois, IN United States
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Organizers

Purdue University Dept of Forestry & Natural Resources
Dubois County SWCD