The Saginaw Valley Nursery and Landscape Association (SVNLA) provides its members with educational meetings throughout the year. The Great Lakes Trade Expo (GLTE) in January provides three days of educational classes and our day-long Short Courses are always well attended. In March, the Garden Day Expo allows our members to show the consumer what services they offer as well as educational classes.
If you are in a "green" industry related business within the Saginaw Valley, or surrounding area, and aren't an SVNLA member, visit our Contacts page to join.
Be an integral part in helping grow our greener community!
2019 SVNLA Short Course
~ Great Hall Banquet & Convention Center, 5121 Bay City Rd., Midland, MI 48642 ~
Thursday, February 21, 2019
7:30 - 8:00 am Registration
8:00 am – 4:00 pm Program
CGIP CEUs • Four (4) MDARD Pesticide Credits (Applied) • Networking Opportunities • More
Early Bird Registration (Closes February 8th) $42 SVNLA Members / $52 Non-Members
After February 14th & At Door $52 SVNLA Members / $62 Non-members
Safety in the Workplace
Jeff Short, York Risk Services
Boxwood Blight and Alternatives in Design
Dr. Robert Schutzki, MSU Department of Horticulture
Turf Issues, Sports Fields & Weed Prevention with New Seed Germination
Aaron Hathaway, Services Manager Nufarm
Green Industry Updates
Amy Upton, MNLA Executive Director
MDARD What’s Going on in Michigan: Pest Identification/Disease Prevention/Invasive Efforts/etc.
John Bedford, MDARD Pest Response Program Specialist
If you have not already registered, please confirm your attendance by February 14th to receive the Early Bird Discount!
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