UC IPM Hosts Workshop for Retailers

Integrated Pest Management Workshop for Retail Nurseries and Garden Centers

Register now for this hands-on, train-the-trainer workshop designed especially for retail nursery and garden center employees, managers, owners, and affiliates. The workshop, offered by the University of California Statewide IPM Program and UC Cooperative Extension, will help you and your employees gain new skills to better serve customers and keep them coming back!

When:   Monday, November 4, 2019
Where:  Scottish Rite Masonic Center, Sacramento, CA
Time:    8:30 AM to 3:15 PM
Cost:     $40 per person

Topics will include:

-Insects, diseases, and vertebrate pests of vegetable gardens
-IPM tools and resources for the public
-Less toxic pesticides for vegetable pests

Your $40 registration fee includes a copy of the Vegetable Pest Identification card set, light breakfast, lunch, and training materials.

Don't miss this opportunity! Register online and see the full agenda at https://ucanr.edu/sites/RetailTrainingSac2019/

Registration is open exclusively for retail affiliates until Friday, October 18th at 5:00 PM. After this deadline, we will open registration to the general public.

If you are not affiliated with the retail nursery industry but want to attend, add your name to the training waitlist.

Please help us spread the word by sharing this message with your employees, owners, managers, and colleagues! Or, if you don't work at a nursery, please share with your local nursery or garden center.

We hope to see you there!


Additional trainings will be held in Oakland in January 2020 and in San Diego in February 2020. Stay tuned for details and registration!