2018 RECERTIFICATION AGENDA

                                                

TUESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2018 - Main Ballroom

MODERATOR: Hank Uhden

10:00am

1:00pm

REGISTRATION OPEN

11:00am

12:00pm

WWMA & WABA Board of Directors Meetings - Side Rooms

12:00pm

1:00pm

LUNCH ON YOUR OWN

ITEM

SPEAKER

CONTACT

1:00pm

1:10pm

Opening

WABA / WWMA Presidents

1:10pm

2:00pm

Regulatory Updates - Finalization of Federal C&T Rule;  Federal Worker Protection Standards; EPA Q&A

Tracking Your Continuing Education Units for license renewal.  NEW Online CEU System

Hank Uhden / Cindy Fulton

Scott McDonald

Hank Uhden

2:00pm

2:45pm

Regulatory Updates - Industry

Keith Kennedy

Keith Kennedy

2:45pm

3:15pm

BREAK - VISIT THE VENDORS -- TRADE SHOW AREA

3:15pm

3:45pm

Respirators & Fit Testing

Jason Evans, CME, Inc.

Jeff Edwards

3:45pm

4:45pm

Industry Updates

Varies:

Motomco

Warne Chemical

Clarke Mosquito

Valent Bio Sciences

Bayer Crop Science

Dow AgroSciences

Monsanto

BASF

Liphatech

Syngenta

Et. al.

Richard Lake / Rich Bayers

4:45pm

5:00pm

Pesticide Applicator CEU and Certified Crop Advisor (CCA)  Licensing Process

Scott McDonald / Keith Kennedy

Scott McDonald

5:00pm

DINNER ON YOUR OWN

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2018

7:00am

8:00am

BREAKFAST - PROVIDED

HORTICULTURE, TURF & ORNAMENTAL

Main Ballroom

CROPS

Theatre Room

PUBLIC HEALTH

Teton Room

ADDED SESSIONS

North Ballroom

MODERATOR:  Richard Lake

MODERATOR: Shane Howe

MODERATOR:  Kent Drake

MODERATOR:

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END

ITEM

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CONTACT

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CONTACT

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CONTACT

8:00am

8:30am

Turf Topic TBD

Timm Johannesen

Jarrod Glanz

WPS Compliance - It’s been a year, what are we missing?

Cindy Fulton / Jeff Edwards / Thia Walker

Cindy Fulton / Jeff Edwards

Control Strategies for Pest Birds

Mike Pipas (or alternate)

Kent Drake

8:30am

9:00am

Mountain Pine Beetle

Hale Redding

Rich Bayers

9:00am

9:30am

The Big Bad Regulator - What do I need to know and prepare for an inspection?

Cindy Fulton /  Shane Howe / Keith Kennedy, et.al.

Cindy Fulton

Bed Bug Inspections - Hands On Exercise

Timm Johannesen

Richard Lake

9:30am

10:00am

Tree Fertilization

Matt Stenson

Rich Bayers

10:00am

10:30am

BREAK - VISIT THE VENDORS -- TRADE SHOW AREA

10:30am

11:00am

Wyoming State Forestry Update

Ryan DeSantis

Hank Uhden

Seed Certification

Mike Moore - UW

Hank Uhden

Pesticides in Wyoming’s Water

Cheryl Miller - USGS

Hank Uhden

11:00am

11:30am

Sports Turf & Field

Don Frantz

Richard Lake

Industrial Hemp Update

Hank Uhden

Hank Uhden

WPS

Thia Walker - CSU

Hank Uhden

11:30am

12:00pm

Pre-emergence & Turf

Colleen Dirsken

Richard Lake

Applicator Apps for Applicators

Cindy Fulton / Shane Howe

Cindy Fulton / Shane Howe

12:00pm

1:00pm

LUNCH - PROVIDED

NOXIOUS WEEDS

Main Ballroom 1:30 pm - 5 pm

PREDATOR MANAGEMENT

1:00pm

1:30pm

WABA / WWMA** Membership Business Meeting - Main Ballroom - Everyone is welcome to attend

MODERATOR:  Dan Tekiela

MODERATOR:  Keith Kennedy

MODERATOR:  Kent Drake

MODERATOR:

1:30pm

2:00pm

Scared Straight

Cindy Fulton / Shane Howe

Hank Uhden

Using the M-44 for Coyote Management

Kent Drake - WY Dept. of Ag;  Mike Foster - USDA

Kent Drake

2:00pm

2:30pm

Thesholds in cheatgrass

Clay Wood

Dan Tekiela

WPS

Thia Walker - CSU

Hank Uhden

2:30pm

3:00pm

Integrating Grazing and Herbicides

Nick Race

Dan Tekiela

3:00pm

3:30pm

BREAK - VISIT THE VENDORS -- TRADE SHOW AREA

3:30pm

4:00pm

UAV technologies

Chloe Mattillio

Dan Tekiela

M-44 Continued

Kent Drake - Mike Foster

Kent Drake

4:00pm

4:30pm

Mitigation of

Cheatgrass Impacts

Dan Tekiela

4:30pm

5:00pm

Management Based on Spatial Extent

Dan Tekiela

Dan Tekiela

5:30pm

6:15pm

CASH BAR SOCIAL HOUR

6:15PM

9:00PM

BANQUET & SCHOLARSHIP AUCTION  (Included w/ Full Registration.  Individual banquet tickets available for purchase)

THURSDAY, JANUARY 18, 2018

7:00am

8:00am

BREAKFAST - PROVIDED

SAFETY

Main Ballroom

STRUCTURAL PEST AND MOSQUITO

Theatre Room

PESTICIDES 101

Teton Room

MODERATOR:  Hank Uhden

MODERATOR:  Cindy Fulton

MODERATOR:  Jeff Edwards

START

END

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CONTACT

ITEM

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CONTACT

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CONTACT

8:00am

8:30am

Worker Protection Standards

Thia Walker - CSU

Hank Uhden

Do You Apply Fumigants?  Fumigant Management Plans  What are these?

Cindy Fulton / Shane Howe

Cindy Fulton

Safety and emergency response

Caitlin Youngquist

Jeff Edwards

8:30am

9:00am

Intro to School IPM

John Connett

Hank Uhden

Labels

Scott Cotton

Jeff Edwards

9:00am

9:30am

Mediation Program

Lucy Pauley

Hank Uhden

Wyoming’s Climate: Variables and risks to consider when applying pesticides, and resources to make informed decisions

Windy Kelley

Jeff Edwards

Calibration

Caleb Carter

Jeff Edwards

9:30am

10:00am

Pesticides in the Environment

Brian Sebade

Jeff Edwards

GENERAL SESSION - EVERYONE MUST RECONVENE IN THE MAIN BALLROOM

START

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CONTACT

10:00am

11:00am

Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

Judi Just, Local Government Liability Pool (LGLP)

Cindy Fulton

11:00am

11:30am

Licensing & Wrap-Up

Scott McDonald

Scott McDonald

11:30a

THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING THE RENDEZVOUS.  SEE YOU NEXT YEAR ! -  JANUARY 22 - 24, 2019

**WABA = Wyoming Ag-Business Association

**WWMA = Wyoming Weed Management Association