Wednesday, June 14, 2023
Effective Container Plant Irrigation
Dr. Tom Yeager
Time and Session Location
8:00 am - 8:50 am
CEUs Available (Pending Approval)
GA CAT 24 & 10 (1 CEU each), TN & GCLP
included with conference ticket
What You Will Learn:
The amount of irrigation applied is something we can control. Yet we often do not know if we are fulfilling the plant’s need. So, come and learn how to be effective at matching irrigation applications with container plant need.
More About the Presenter (s):
Dr. Tom Yeager is currently a Horticultural Consultant who provided an unwavering dedication of service for the commercial nursery industry and the county extension faculties, while a Nursery Extension Specialist at University of Florida. He worked cooperatively with county extension faculties providing leadership with identifying programmatic needs, delivering educational programs, and determining impacts for the high-priority extension programs that enhance and protect water quality, quantity, and supply. He received several state and national awards from the nursery industry. He is a Fellow of the Southern Region of International Plant Propagators and received the Wendell E. Butler Award from the Florida Nursery, Growers and Landscape Association.