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Ticks and Tick-Associated Diseases Conference

April 24 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Landscapers, arborists, tree wardens, lawn care professionals, grounds managers, and essentially any professionals working outdoors runs the risk of encountering, being bitten by, and contracting a tick-associated disease from multiple tick species in Massachusetts. This conference brings together speakers who will discuss what is currently known about tick and tick-associated diseases in Massachusetts and surrounding states, habitat and winter survival of ticks, personal protection, and the management of ticks in landscapes.

Five pesticide contact hours for categories 29, 35, 36, 37, and Applicators License and three pesticide contact hours for category 40.   Association credits: ISA, MCA, MCH, MCLP and AOLCP credit requested.

Details

Date:
April 24
Time:
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Website:
https://ag.umass.edu/landscape/events/ticks-tick-associated-diseases-conference

Organizer

UMass Landscape, Nursery & Urban Forestry Program
Phone:
413-545-0895
Email:
eweeks@umext.umass.edu
Website:
http://extension.umass.edu/landscape/

Venue

Doubletree Hotel Milford
11 Beaver St.
Milford, MA 01757 United States
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Phone:
508-478-7010
Website:
http://doubletree3.hilton.com/en/hotels/massachusetts/doubletree-by-hilton-hotel-boston-milford-BOSMFDT/about/index.html