Landscape Professionals Winter Workshop – 2/22/18

— Written By Kira Chaloupka

The Landscape Professionals Winter Workshop will be held at the Davidson County Ag Center on February 22, 2018 offering 2 hours of pesticide credits (D, L, N, X) and 3 hours of landscape contractor credits (2L, 1B).


8:00-8:45 a.m.     Registration & Light breakfast

8:50 a.m.        Welcome

9:00 a.m.        Wildlife Control in Residential Lawns & Landscapes

Rupert Medford, Wildlife Biologist, NC Wildlife Commission

10:00 a.m.     Managing Fire Ants in Home Lawns

Kira Chaloupka, N.C. Cooperative Extension Agent

11:00 a.m.     Incorporating Social Media into a Small Business

Teddy Burriss, Burriss Consulting, Inc.

The workshop cost $10.00 per person and registration is required. Register by filling out the registration form, calling the Davidson County Extension Office at 336-242-2080 or emailing Kira Chaloupka at Registration fee should be paid in advance to secure your spot as space is limited to 100 people. Fees can be mailed to or brought by the Davidson County Ag Center (301 East Center Street, Lexington, NC 27292) with checks payable to Davidson County Horticulture. Those that register with an email address will receive a reminder email the week of the workshop.

In the case of inclement weather, a notification will go out via phone call or email on the status of the workshop. If it is cancelled, the program will be rescheduled in a timely manner.