6 Mondays & 6 Thursdays, August 3 – September 14, 2020, 6 – 8 p.m.
(no class on September 7)
Explore the impact of insects, diseases, weeds, and wildlife through a series of in-depth Garden walks. Learn about common landscape pests, pest identification, and monitoring and management techniques. We will cover site assessment, soil testing, fertilization, and understanding pesticides. You will have the opportunity to design a basic plant healthcare program. A supply list will be sent. Prerequisites: Botany 1, Plant Health 1, and Botany 2. Limited enrollment.
PGL 2 and GDC requirement
Chris Beiser, plant health manager, Nels Johnson Tree Experts
Plant Science Lab, Regenstein Center