Wilkes-Yadkin Landscapers Workshop January 14

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N.C. Cooperative Extension in Wilkes and Yadkin Counties, along with the Small Business Center at Wilkes Community College, will offer a one-day workshop for commercial landscape contractors on January 14, 2020.

The program will feature leading professionals in landscape research and science from NC State University, N.C. Cooperative Extension, and local small business experts. Participants will receive all 7 credits required to maintain their NC Landscape Contractors License as well as pesticide credits towards an NC Pesticide License.

Date: Tuesday, January 14, 2020


8 a.m. Registration Opens

8:30 a.m.–2:15 p.m. Morning Session – $15 /participant

Includes lunch,  5 landscape contractor credits (5 technical ) & 3 NC pesticide applicators credits (L,D,N,X)

2:30–4:30 p.m. Afternoon Session   – $10/ participant

Includes 2 landscape contractor (business) credits

Location: Wilkes Agricultural Center

416 Executive Drive, Wilkesboro, NC 28697

Participants can choose to attend just the morning session (8:30 a.m.–2:15 p.m.), which includes lunch, just the afternoon session (2:30–4:30 p.m.), or all day. Participants must attend the full day in order to receive ALL 7 required licensed NC Landscape Contractor credits necessary to renew your license for 2019-2020.

To register, fill in the following form for EACH registrant: Landscaper Workshop Registration

You MUST send in or drop off a check at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Wilkes County Center (416 Executive Drive, Suite B, Wilkesboro, NC 28697) to reserve your spot. Make checks payable to “Wilkes County Cooperative Extension.”

You can also print the following form and mail along with payment to the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Wilkes County Center (416 Executive Drive, Suite B, Wilkesboro, NC 28697): Landscapers Workshop Brochure_2020

With questions, please contact Hannah Lepsch, Horticulture Extension Agent, at 336-849-7908 or hannah_lepsch@ncsu.edu.