8Th Annual Best Management Practices Workshop


Managing and Diagnosing Disease Problems

November 29 – Louisville, Kentucky 

Buechel Fire Station, 4101 Bardstown Rd. Louisville Kentucky 

Contact person:  Donna Michael Jefferson Co. Extension Service 502 -569-2344 

Registration  Cost - $35.00

 8:15 am –Introduction

8:30 am -10:30 am – The 20 Questions of Plant Problem DiagnosticsJoe Boggs- District Horticulture Specialist OSU


 10:45 am -12:00 -Plant Compatibility in Landscape Beds and Disease Resistant Plant Selection. - Donna Michael, Jefferson County Extension Horticulturist


 1:00 pm -2:00 pm – How the Drought 0f 2007 will affect Disease Problems in the Landscape - Julie Beale, UK Plant Pathology Diagnostician

 2:00 pm. -3:00 pm – The Relationship of Disease pathogens and Soil Properties - Dr. AJ Powell UK Extension Agronomy Specialist


 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm – Over wintering Disease pathogens and the Problems They Can Cause. -  Dr John Hartman, UK Extension Plant Pathology  

******* Note due to room space limitations the class in Louisville

 will be limited to 50

Pre-registration is a MUST!! Workshop will be on a first come first serve basis