Half Day Workshops

Pruning of Fruit Trees for the Landscape

Half Day Workshops

Date & Time(s)

8:00am, Wednesday September 15, 2021 - 11:30am, Wednesday September 15, 2021

1:00pm, Wednesday September 15, 2021 - 4:30pm, Wednesday September 15, 2021

Continuing Education Units

  • LHCP – 3
  • ISA – 3
  • WCTA – 3.5
  • Credits will only be granted for attending one session, not both

Pricing

Member Early Bird: $150

Non Member Early Bird: $175

Member Regular: $175

Non Member Regular: $190

*This year' early bird deadline is September 2, 2021

This work shop will review pruning practices to promote plant health and improve fruit production for common landscape fruit trees. We will discuss apples, pears, prunes, plums, cherries, apricots, nectarines and peaches. The first half of the workshop will examine the different pruning cuts and their impact on the growth of fruit trees. The second half of the workshop will focus on pruning to rejuvenate fruit trees and improve cropping.

This seminar will give hands on experience and time to review all your materials. Make sure to bring your hand pruner! We  will finish with cleaning and sharpening of pruning tools.

Speaker(s):

Mario Lanthier
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Paver FUN-damentals: The 5 Fundamentals of Paver Installation

Half Day Workshops

Date & Time(s)

12:30pm, Wednesday September 15, 2021 - 3:30pm, Wednesday September 15, 2021

Continuing Education Units

  • LHCP – 3
  • ISA – 0

Pricing

Member Early Bird: $150

Non Member Early Bird: $175

Member Regular: $175

Non Member Regular: $190

*This year' early bird deadline is September 2, 2021

A streamlined overview of paver installation fundamentals with handouts and a hands-on workshop. Stuff you always wanted to know, need to know but were afraid to ask… If you think you know it all, this is one to attend. This workshop aligns with the Landscape Horticulture Certification program.

Speaker(s):

Doug Thompson
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Transforming Urban Spaces for Growing Vegetables

Half Day Workshops

Date & Time(s)

12:00pm, Thursday September 16, 2021 - 3:00pm, Thursday September 16, 2021

Continuing Education Units

  • LHCP – 2.5
  • ISA – 2.5

Pricing

Member Early Bird: $125

Non Member Early Bird: $150

Member Regular: $150

Non Member Regular: $175

*This year' early bird deadline is September 2, 2021

If you are interested in the “growing” trend of vegetable gardening – this seminar is for you!

In this 3-part half day seminar, Wesley Hooper Co Founder of LifeSpace Gardens, will draw on his 10+ years of urban veggie gardening experience to discuss strategies and best practices that have helped him and his team transform thousands of residential, commercial, and municipal urban spaces into thriving successful food growing veggie gardens.

The second half of this workshop will be outdoors and hands-on as you build a self-watering planter! Attendees of this workshop will be entered in a draw to win a self-watering planter!

Speaker(s):

Wesley Hooper
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