This one-day workshop will provide basic instructions and training for urban forestry clientele on how to plant trees to achieve optimal health and maximum benefits over time.
The workshop will include classroom instruction on proper planting techniques and specification fundamentals, and an outdoor demonstration of selecting planting sites, nursery stock inspection, planting, and post care techniques.
Pre-registration is required.
Cost: $50 ~ $45 for registrations received by September 25
8:30 am– REGISTRATION (Refreshments provided)
9:00 am– 12:00 pm—CLASSROOM
- Planting Considerations
- Selection of Proper Species & Nursery Stock
- Delivery & Planting
- Establishment & Post – Plant Maintenance
- Specification Development
12:00 pm—LUNCH (provided)
12:45 pm-3:00 pm– FIELD EVENTS
Selecting planting sites
- Nursery stock inspection
- Handling and planting
- Post care treatments