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Michigan’s Green Industry – Continuing to GROW!

About the Industry
With a combined economic impact of $5.715 billion, Michigan’s nursery, perennial plant production, Christmas tree, sod producers, landscaping and lawn care industries continue to grow!

* We are the 4th largest Nursery State in the Nation!

*#1 specialty crop in Michigan
*Landscape services and Retail Sectors = $4.5 billion economic impact
*Together, all segments of the Green Industry account for a total of 36,162 individuals employed (Knudson & Peterson, 2012). According to US Census Data, this equates to 1 out of every 170 Michigan citizens between the ages of 18-65.

About Us

March 23, 2011 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Location: Bay Landscaping - Essexville, MI

Taught by: M. David Sutton, ISA Board Certified Master Arborist, Tri City Tree Doctor/United Tree Service
Preventive medicine is not just for people - your clients’ landscapes can benefit from your ability to identify common landscape pests and diseases. At this workshop you’ll also learn landscape planning strategies to avoid commonly seen pest, disease and abiotic disorders and environmentally friendly management techniques of common landscape pests and diseases, followed by Q & A. MDA Pesticide Recertification Credits have been approved and ISA Recertification Credits have been applied for.

Cost: MNLA Member $35   Non-Member $49
In Partnership with SVNLA
Registration Code: LHC
Click here to download a registration form! (PDF)


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