Farwest Seminars

Continuing Education/Recertification Credits

APLD - Association of Professional Landscape Designers
ISA - International Society of Arboriculture
OLCB - Oregon Landscape Contractors Board
CDPR - California Department of Pesticide Regulation

IDA - Idaho Department of Agriculture
ODA - Oregon Department of Agriculture
WSDA - Washington State Department of Agriculture
CNLA - Canada Nursery & Landscape Association

*Our application is currently under review for ISA.

DATE SEMINAR AUDIENCE CREDITS QUALIFYING STATE/ORGANIZATION
August 23 (Wednesday) Foodscape Revolution- Ecology and Sustainable Management Arborists, Designers, Growers, Landscapers, Retailers, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 23 (Wednesday) The Importance of Food in the Garden Center Business Practices, Sustainability, Retailers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 23 (Wednesday) Underutilized Plants for the Northwest Landscape Arborists, Designers, Growers, Landscapers, Retailers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 23 (Wednesday) The Morton Arboretum's New Plant Development Program Arborists, Designers, Growers, Landscapers, Municipalities, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 23 (Wednesday) Groupon or Coupon?: Using Conventional and Modern Marketing Strategies to Build and Maintain Your Customer Base Business Practices, Interactive Learning, Landscapers, Retailers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD (Business)
August 23 (Wednesday) Making the Match: Which Customers Do You Really Want? Arborists, Breeders, Business Practices, Designers, Growers, Interactive Learning, Landscapers, Retailers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD (Business)
August 23 (Wednesday) Scale Management Arborists, Breeders, Business Practices, Designers, Growers, Interactive Learning, Landscapers, Retailers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD, CDPR, IDA, WSDA, ODA
August 23 (Wednesday) Conservation Biological Control and Biopesticides for Nursery IPM Arborists, Growers, Landscapers, Municipalities, Pesticide Recertification, Urban Foresters, Spanish Translation 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD, CDPR, IDA, WSDA, ODA
August 23 (Wednesday) "KEYNOTE: Keynote Speaker Connections: Cultivating Your Company and Your Professional Life" ALL exhibitors and attendees 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD (Business)
August 23 (Wednesday) SPANISH ONLY SESSION – Worker Protection Standards Training Arborists, Growers, Interactive Learning, Landscapers, Municipalities, Spanish ONLY, Pesticide Recertification 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD (Business), CDPR, IDA, WSDA, ODA (Core)
August 23 (Wednesday) Managing the Mysteries of a Multigenerational Workplace Arborists, Breeders, Business Practices, Designers, Growers, Landscapers, Municipalities, Retailers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD (Business)
August 23 (Wednesday) Round-up: The Situation in Europe Arborists, Designers, Growers, Landscapers, Retailers, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 23 (Wednesday) Biocontrol Mindsets Arborists, Business Practices, Growers, Landscapers, Municipalities, Sustainability, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 23 (Wednesday) Seed Your Future — Inspiring the Next Generation to Ensure a Qualified Workforce ALL exhibitors and attendees 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD (Business)
August 23 (Wednesday) Honing in on the Best Plant Combinations Arborists, Breeders, Designers, Growers, Landscapers, Retailers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 23 (Wednesday) Worker Protection Standards Training Arborists, Business Practices, Growers, Landscapers, Municipalities, Pesticide Recertification, Retailers, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD, CDPR, IDA, WSDA, ODA (Core)
August 24 (Thursday) The Dry Lush; Drought Tolerant Plants for Pacific Northwest Gardens Arborists, Designers, Growers, Landscapers, Retailers, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 24 (Thursday) Hot New Plants: Cutting Edge Garden Plants for Cutting Edge Retail/Wholesale/Design Breeders, Designers, Growers, Landscapers, Retailers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 24 (Thursday) Machinery Innovation for Field Grown Nursery Production Arborists, Growers, Landscapers, Sustainability, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 24 (Thursday) The Growers Guide to Mycorrhizal Fungi: You Better Learn This Stuff! Arborists, Growers, Landscapers, Sustainability, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 24 (Thursday) How to Put SIZZLE on Your Sales Floor! Business Practices, Interactive Learning, Retailers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD (Business)
August 24 (Thursday) Navigating Personal and Professional Change: Charting Your Course for Success Arborists, Breeders, Business Practices, Designers, Growers, Interactive Learning, Landscapers, Municipalities, Retailers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD (Business)
August 24 (Thursday) Mythbusters: Greenhouse Biocontrol Management for Specialty Crops Breeders, Growers, Landscapers, Pesticide Recertification, Sustainability, Spanish Translation 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD, ODA
August 24 (Thursday) Plant Protection of Greenhouse Insect and Mite Pests Growers, Landscapers, Municipalities, Pesticide Recertification, Urban Foresters, Spanish Translation 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD, ODA
August 24 (Thursday) Building Your Career in Horticulture Roundtable Topic Discussions: GWA The Association of Garden Communicators ALL 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 24 (Thursday) SPANISH ONLY SESSION – Management and Prevention of Boxwood Blight Nursery, Growers, Landscapers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD, CDPR, WSDA, ODA
August 24 (Thursday) Plants From Across the Pond Breeders, Designers, Growers, Landscapers, Retailers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 24 (Thursday) Are You Digitally Relevent Arborists, Breeders, Business Practices, Designers, Growers, Interactive Learning, Landscapers, Retailers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD (Business)
August 24 (Thursday) Soil Erosion Solutions Arborists, Designers, Growers, Landscapers, Sustainability, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 24 (Thursday) The Future of Plant Breeding is NOW Breeders, Designers, Growers, Landscapers, Retailers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 24 (Thursday) Panel Discussion Energy Saving Incentives to Update Aging Infrustructure Business Practices, Growers, Interactive Learning, Landscapers, Municipalities, Sustainability, Retailers, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical),
August 24 (Thursday) Plants For Now and The Future Arborists, Breeders, Designers, Growers, Landscapers, Municipalities, Sustainability, Retailers, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 24 (Thursday) Getting Tough on Pests (While Staying Soft on Pollinators) Arborists, Breeders, Designers, Growers, Landscapers, Municipalities, Pesticide Recertification, Sustainability, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD, CDPR, IDA, WSDA, ODA (Core)
August 25 (Friday) Successful Sustainable Landscape Practices That Balance Environmental Needs & Customer Expectations Arborists, Business Practices, Designers, Landscapers, Municipalities, Sustainability, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 25 (Friday) Critical Ecology; The Importance of Biodiversity in the Landscape Arborists, Business Practices, Designers, Growers Landscapers, Municipalities, Sustainability, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 25 (Friday) What's New from Oregon State Plant Breeding Arborists, Business Practices, Designers, Growers, Landscapers, Municipalities, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD
August 25 (Friday) How Much is That Doggy in the Window - The Cost of Holding Dead Inventory Breeders, Business Practices, Designers, Growers, Retailers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD (Business)
August 25 (Friday) Boost Profits in Your Landscape Company without Raising Your Overhead Arborists, Business Practices, Designers, Growers, Interactive Learning, Landscapers, Municipalities, Urban Foresters 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD (Business)
August 25 (Friday) Lean Principals Applied to Nurseries: Engaging Employees in the Power of 5 S Business Practices, Growers 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD (Business)
August 25 (Friday) Biocontrol of Thrips in Greenhouse Crops: Advanced Session Growers, Landscapers, Pesticide Recertification, Sustainability, Spanish Translation 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD, CDPR, IDA, WSDA, ODA
August 25 (Friday) Aphids. What You Need to Know to manage Them Growers, Landscapers, Pesticide Recertification, Sustainability, Spanish Translation 1 OLCB (Technical), APLD, CDPR, IDA, WSDA, ODA

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