Events

12 June, 2017
"Trees and Construction"

"Trees and Construction"
Instructor:  Scott Baker, Tree Solutions Inc.
Location:

Whitney Hall in the Iroquois Park Sports Centre
500 Victoria St W,

Whitby, ON L1N 9G4

Monday, June 12th, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Learn to speak the languages of construction, architecture, land use, planning, landscape architecture, engineering, and demolition.  This full day class will include information specific to arborists working around construction. The class is appropriate for Commercial Arborists, Consultants, and Professionals in related fields such as Architecture, Landscape Architecture or Planning.

Instructor Scott D. Baker, RCA, BCMA has over forty years of practical hands-on experience working with trees on construction sites as a contractor, developer, and arboricultural consultant.  CEU’s are available.

REGISTRATION OPENS SOON!
Click HERE for the registration form!  (registration is not open yet!)

13 June, 2017
"Integrated Pest Management (IPM) for Woody Plants"

"Integrated Pest Management (IPM) for Woody Plants"
Instructor:  Jen Llewellyn
Mount Pleasant Cemetary
Toronto, ONTARIO
Tuesday, June 13th, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

IPM FOR WOODY PLANTS is a field course designed to give you an opportunity to develop hands-on diagnostic skills and utilize valuable resources as a first step in IPM of woody plant pests. This workshop combines field study and sample collection, lecture and hands-on diagnostics to help you detect and identify plant problems more effectively. This popular annual field course is being offered at a Toronto location this year. CEU’s are available.

This Integrated Pest Management workshop will be held in partnership between Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA), ISA Ontario and Mount Pleasant Group.   Keynote lecturers include Jen Llewellyn, OMAFRA Nursery & Landscape Specialist with Jeff McMann, Arbor Services Co-ordinator of the Mount Pleasant Group.

REGISTRATION OPENS SOON!
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20 June, 2017
"Integrated Pest Management (IPM) for Woody Plants"

"Integrated Pest Management (IPM) for Woody Plants"
Instructor:  Jen Llewellyn
Cuddy Gardens
Strathroy, ONTARIO
Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

IPM FOR WOODY PLANTS as a field course is designed to give you an opportunity to develop hands-on diagnostic skills and utilize valuable resources as a first step in IPM of woody plant pests.  This workshop will offer 3.5 hour field tour; hands-on, walk-around IPM diagnostics and discussion.  No classroom instruction.  Registration is necessary; there will be NO FEE .

This Integrated Pest Management workshop is to be held in partnership between Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) and ISA Ontario.   Field tour leaders: Jen Llewellyn, OMAFRA Nursery & Landscape Specialist and Becky Moule, Olympic Tree Care.

REGISTRATION OPENS SOON!
Click HERE for the registration form!  (registration is not open yet!)

30 July, 2017 - 5 August, 2017
2016 Stihl Tour des Trees

25th ANNIVERSARY RIDE!!
Cyclists in this year's Stihl Tour des Trees, the largest annual fund raising and educational event of its kind in North America, will ride through DC, MD and VA on their 25th Anniversary Tour!  Please support Team Canada in this worthwhile cause!  Sponsor a cyclist...  Tour details...

Sponsor a rider and help them exceed their 2016 donations- each rider commits to raising at least $3,500!

1 October, 2017
International Jack Kimmel Grant Deadline

2017 is year 8 for this grant program with funding available to researchers worldwide. The Jack Kimmel International Grant Program, championed by the Canadian TREE Fund, honors the late Jack Kimmel who was the former Director of Parks for the City of Toronto.

Projects are expected to be completed within one to three years. Grant award amounts are limited to a maximum of $10,000 and will vary depending upon the adjudged value of the project relative to the needs of the arboriculture community.

Details and grant application...

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