The Marion County Extension Office will be hosting an Invasive Species Workshop on Tuesday, May 18, 2021, at the Hamilton Parks & Rec. Building to provided training for landowners, loggers and foresters.
This workshop will take place both indoors and outside. Attendees will learn about worker protection standards, herbicide labels, application methods, invasive plant identification and their control options. After the inside portion, we will transition outside for demonstrations on calibrating sprayers, hack-and-squirt and basal bark application techniques.
We thank the Alabama Treasure Forest Association for sponsoring this program. Free with no credits. Lunch is provided. Cost of $25 to receive Continuing Ed. Credits (Commercial Applicators, Professional Logging Manager and Cat-1 ALSBRF) by registering online at www.aces.edu/go/invasivespeciesmarion. Call the Marion County Extension Office for more details at 205-921-3551. The Alabama Cooperative Extension System (Alabama A&M University and Auburn University is an equal opportunity educator and employer. Everyone is welcome! Please let us know if you have accessibility needs.
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