AGENDA

March 15-16, 2017
Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center
3800 SW Airport Way, Redmond, OR 97756

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
8:00 -9:00 AM REGISTRATION/Vendor Exhibits
9:00 - 9:10 WELCOME
Jon Valley, Deschutes County Road Department Vegetation Supervisor
9:10 - 10:10  Pollinator Protection and Vegetation Management Conflicts
Matt Bahm, Director of Conservation Research Program, Institute for Applied Ecology
10:10 - 11:00 IVM Range and Pasture, and Aquatic Applications
Jon Storr, Nufarm Industries
11:00 -12:00  GIS Recordkeeping
Travis Hillman, ATI
12:00-1:00 PM Lunch Provided/Exhibitors
1:00 - 1:15 Update on Medusa Head Treatment 
Mark Hanson, CPS
1:15 - 1:35 BLM Update
Sarah Canham, BLM
1:35-2:30 Turf and Landscape Treatments and Options
Michael Damann, Wilbur-Ellis
2:30 -2:50 Break/Exhibitors 
2:50 - 3:50 NPDES 2300-A Permit Updates
Beth Moore, Permit Coordinator, DEQ
3:50 - 5:30 Backpack Repair
Laurie Gordon, Pesticide Certification/Registration Specialist, Oregon Department of Ag.
Thursday, March 16, 2017
8:00 -8:15 AM WELCOME
Jon Valley, Deschutes County Road Department Vegetation Supervisor
8:15 - 8:45 Controlling African Rue
Jim Campbell, Harney County Weed Control
8:45 - 9:45 Aquatic Invasives-Quagga Mussels
Tania Siemens, Oregon Sea Grant, Oregon State University
9:45 - 10:00 Break/Exhibitors 
10:00 - 11:00 Toxicity Risks
Dr. Allan Felsof, Professor of Entomology and Toxicology, Washington State University
11:00 - 12:00 Adjuvant Toxicology
Dr. Allan Felsof, Professor of Entomology and Toxicology, Washington State University
12:00-1:00 PM Lunch Provided/Exhibitors
1:00 - 1:45 Shrubbery Planting- Landscape Maintenance
Justin Horlacher, Nufarm Industries
1:45 - 2:45 Nozzle Selection
Mike Powers, HyPro
2:45 -3:00 Break/Exhibitors 
3:00 - 4:00 Calibration Techniques and Application Technology
Bob Stewart, Dow AgroSciences
4:00 - 5:00 Updates
Laurie Gordon, Pesticide Certification/Registration Specialist, Oregon Department of Ag.
5:00 PM Closing Remarks 
Jon Valley, Deschutes County Road Department Vegetation Supervisor

Thanks to our partners, vendors and sponsors!