2019 NCVMA

June 13, 2019
Biltmore Estates, Asheville, NC


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9:00 - 9:30 am Registration
9:30 - 9:45 am Welcome Remarks and Safety Briefing
9:45 - 10:00 am Travel to Field Presentations
10:00 - 10:25 am Group 1
Review Selective Harvest and Identify Invasive Plants and Discuss Eradication Options
10:25 - 10:50 am Safety Design and Design features of STIHL Equipment
Presenter: Will Parker, Technical Sales Specialist, Mid Atlantic STIHL
10:00 - 10:25 am Group 2
Observe and Review a Mechanical Mulcher Mounted on a Track Hoe.
10:25 - 10:50 am Review and Discuss Selective Brush Control with Grass Friendly Herbicide
Presenter: Darrell Russell, Territory Manager, Corteva Agriscience
10:50 - 11:00 am Groups Rotate
11:00 - 11:50 am Presentations
11:50 - 12:00 am Travel Back to Staging Area
12:00 - 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 - 1:30 pm What to Expect in the Future with Trees that Have Been in Saturated Soils For an
Extended Time (program in barn)
Presenter: Sam Carlin, Arborist, Biltmore Estate
1:30 - 2:00 pm Demonstrate and Explain Proper Pruning Techniques
Presenter: Sam Carlin, Arborist, Biltmore Estate
2:00 - 2:30 pm Review and Discuss Bare Ground Herbicide Treatment
Presenter: Dorie Berry, Area Sales Manager, Bayer CropScience
2:30 - 3:30 pm Review and Discuss Sprayer Designs, Nozzle Selection and Proper Calibration
3:30 pm Adjourn


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2019 Annual NCVMA Symposium
December 11-12, 2019
Embassy Suites
201 Harrison Oaks Blvd, Cary, NC

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