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MGG Lawn & Land Forum Workshop (11/13) Registration Open

November 13, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Lawn & Land Forum

The MGG Lawn & Land Forum is a collaboration between MPAC and the Illinois Sports Turf Managers Association and supported by the North Central IPM Center to document, summarize, and improve the state of Integrated Pest Management and Natural Lawn Care policies and practices locally, regionally, and nationally. All summaries, findings, and resources developed from this forum will remain open source to turf managers, policymakers, and individuals interested in applying IPM policies and programs to their work (see bit.ly/LLFresources).

In-Person Workshop

November 13th, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm CST

Oakton Community College, 1600 E Golf Rd, Des Plaines, IL

Panelists include Jeff Swano, Dig Right In Landscaping Inc., Len Conley, The Sanctuary Inc., Carl Gorra, Naperville Park District, Kristi Solberg, Park Ridge Park District, Dr. Paul Koch, University of Wisconsin, Dr. Susan Buchanan, Great Lakes Center for Children’s Environmental Health, Richard Hentschel, University of Illinois Extension, Allison Neubauer, IL-IN Sea Grant, John Rogers, Michigan State University, and more!

Who Should Attend
Managers of turf and other lands including those of park and school districts, municipalities, policymakers, non-profits, and corporate campuses.

Register At
Brownpapertickets for $30, bit.ly/LLFworkshop
Ticket fair includes a light breakfast, lunch, and resources aplenty

More Questions
Contact Ryan Anderson or 773-878-8245

Thanks To
The North Central IPM Center for funding and Earth Share Illinois for sponsoring this seminar.


November 13, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Oakton Community College
1600 E Golf Rd
Des Plaines, IL United States
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