Oak Wilt & Tree Selection Program

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Date(s) - 04/13/2013
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Austin Community College, Room 1130


The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service-Travis County will present a program on oak wilt and other tree diseases, as well as proper plant selection for South Central Texas. Dr. David Appel, AgriLife Extension program leader for plant pathology, College Station will be the featured speaker for the program. Dr. Appel will discuss oak wilt, drought, and other environmental stresses that can injure and possibly kill trees. Daphne Richards, AgriLife Extension horticulturist, Travis County will discuss tree selection for the region based on climate and soils and proper planting techniques.

The cost for the program is $25 and one TDA ceu will be offered in the general catagory for licensed pesticide applicators. Free parking is available in the lot and parking garage. Please do not park in reserved spots and sign in at the security desk. You will need your vehicle license number to sign in. Water and snacks will be available for attendees.

For more information, contact Rosalie Russell at 512-804-2257 or gisathccs@aol.com.