The Delaware Forest Service urban and community forestry program will hold its 9th Annual Arborist and Tree Care Seminar on October 22 and 23, 2019 at the Delaware State Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall.
The 2019 agenda covers one full day and one half-day. Speakers include tree experts and academics presenting lectures, outdoor demos, and vendor exhibits on the latest tree diseases and diagnosis, soil analysis, and worker safety.
Attendees can earn CEU’s from the International Society of Arboriculture, Maryland Licensed Tree Expert, and Delaware pesticide certification. Cost is $100 for both days (lunch on the first day and snacks included). Register at this link or click the image at right.
2019 Featured Speakers
- Trent Dicks, ArborJet
- Nancy Gregory, University of Delaware
- Dan Staley, ArborDrone
- Wei Zhang, Tree Diaper
- Joe Murray, Tree Literacy LLC
- Jason Grabowsky, Rutgers University
- Stephen Hilbert, Asplundh
NEW!!! Download a copy of the 2019 Arborist Agenda that contains the tentative session schedule at this time. This agenda will be updated with more details as the event gets closer.
If you need to stay overnight, here are a few hotels in the vicinity:
Quality Inn & Suites
1259 Corn Crib Road, Harrington, DE 19952
(0.4 miles away from fairgrounds)
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
17271 South DuPont Highway, Harrington, DE 19952
(1.3 miles away from fairgrounds)
201 Stover Boulevard, Dover, DE 19901
(18.3 miles away from fairgrounds)
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham
1703 East Lebanon Road, Dover, DE 19901
(17.3 miles away from fairgrounds)
If you need more information or are interested in becoming a sponsor, contact Kesha Braunskill with the Delaware Forest Service Urban & Community Forestry Program.