Barky Beaver was among the landscape professionals, growers and nursery suppliers at the 2018 Tennessee Green Industry Field Day on June 26 in Knoxville. Barky Beaver products were used in some of the exhibits.
With a full day of informational sessions, attendees learned from University of Tennessee researchers and industry professionals new information on a wide range of topics relating to landscapes, pests and more.
Morning sessions included these topics: Herbaceous and Woody Plants and Pest Management and Zoysia Turf Care and Pest Management. A soap flush demonstration was conducted by Amy Fulcher and Bill Klingeman of the UT Department of Plant Sciences. In the afternoon experts discussed how dicamba effects landscape plants. Also on the agenda were discussions of urban soils and nursery potting substrates and managing landscapes to reduce ticks and mosquitoes.
Sessions were held in the UT Gardens and the Brehm Animal Science Building. Brehm Animal Science will also housed an exhibit hall with industry representatives.For more information about the Tennessee Nursery and Landscape Association, visit www.tnla.com.
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