AGENDA


March 14-15, 2018
Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center
3800 SW Airport Way, Redmond, OR 97756

Thanks to our partners, vendors and sponsors!

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
3:00-7:00 PM Vendor Set-up
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
7:00 -8:00 AM Staff/Vendor Set-up
8:00 - 9:00 REGISTRATION/Vendor Exhibits
9:00 - 9:10 WELCOME
Jon Valley, Deschutes County Road Department, Vegetation Supervisor
9:10 -9:45 Weed Identification
Kev Alexanian, Crook County Weed Master
9:45 -10:45 Herbicide Application on Poisionious Plants and it's Effect
Dr. Patricia Talcot, Washington State University                  
10:45 -11:00 Medusa Head Treatment Update
Mark Hansen, CPS
11:00 -11:15 Break/Visit Vendors
11:15 -12:00 Aquatic Invasive Plant Removal
Kurt Spingrath, DASH Services
12:00-1:00 PM Lunch Provided/Visit Vendors
1:00 -1:45 Intro to Sprayer Calibration
Ryan Kuster, Ag Enterprise Supply
1:45 -2:45 Back Country Spraying
Wendy Paris, BP Livestock
2:45 -3:05 Break/Visit Vendors
3:05 -3:45 Herbicide Selection to Protect Pollinators  for Roadside Applications
Jennifer Browning, BASF
3:45 -4:00 Product Update
Jim Bean, BASF
4:00 -5:30 BackPack Sprayer Calibration
CEVMC Committee members
5:30 PM Adjourn
Thursday, March 15, 2018
8:00 -8:15 AM TBD
Jon Storr, NuFarm
8:15 - 8:40 Pesticide  Use Alternatives
Sheri Selvaggio, Northwest Center for Alternatives to Pesticides
8:40 - 9:00 Bayer Product Update
Kent Pittard, Bayer
9:00 -10:00 Label Comprehension
Laurie Gordon, Oregon Department of Agriculture
10:00 -10:20 Break/Visit Vendors
10:20 -11:05 ODA Bio Controls
Joel Price, Biological Control Specialist, ODA Noxious Weed Control Program
11:05 - 11:45 Aqumix Chemical Blending From a Vegetation Manager's View 
Jon Valley, Deschutes County Road Department, Vegetation Manager
12:00-1:00 PM Lunch Provided/Visit Vendors
1:00 -2:00 Community Right to Know Program
Todd Raska, Compliance Specialist 2, Office of State Fire Marshall, OSP
2:00 -3:00 Nuisance Animals and Control Methods
Chase Lentz, USDA
3:00 3:15 Break/Visit Vendors
3:15 -4:15 Label Comprehension
Laurie Gordon, Oregon Department of Agriculture
  Closing Remarks 
Jon Valley, Deschutes County Road Department Vegetation Supervisor
Thursday, March 15, 2018 - Turf and Ornamental Sessions
8:00 - 9:00 Herbicide Selection to Protect Pollinators for T & O
Jennifer Browning, BASF
9:00 - 9:30  Weed Control in Landscape Areas
Justin Horlacher, Nufarm Chemical    
9:30 - 10:00 Controlling Turf Weeds and Moss Control
Frank Santiago, BASF, Turf Specialist
10:00 -10:20 Break/Visit Vendors
10:20 -11:15 Controling Moles, Voles and Gophers 
Terry Brant
11:15 - 12:00 TBA
Tim Fernald, Education Svcs, Turf Product Sales, Ewing Irrigation & Landscape Supply