In the afternoon, there will be sessions on water quality and alkalinity, controlling new insect and disease pests, the use of PGR’s, reducing weed control costs, and a laws/regs session to cap off the day. TDA Certified Pest Applicator CEU credits as well as TNLA CEU credits will be available.
Attention all growers! The early registration deadline has been extended to June 30 for the annual Southwest Growers Conference that will be held in Conroe, TX on July 8-9, 2008. Refer to the conference website (http://swgrowers.tamu.edu) for more details and to register.
On Tuesday, July 8, there will be tours to four innovative nursery/greenhouse operations.
On Wednesday, July 9, there will be a full day of timely educational sessions at the Lone Star Exposition Center. Two morning sessions will focus on the practical and economic applications of environmental sustainability. Afterwards, a session on hiring a legal work force will cap off the morning program.
Register now for the early-bird discount! It’ll be worth the gas, I promise!