The North Dakota Urban and Community Forestry Association (NDUCFA), along with the North Dakota Nursery, Greenhouse and Landscape Association (NDNGLA), invite you to attend our annual joint event featuring exceptional speakers, a diverse trade show and numerous networking opportunities.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Commercial arborists, city foresters, municipal arborists, university professors, horticulturists, nursery professionals, students, master gardeners, landscape architects, planners and all interested in tree care are welcome to participate.
NEW SCHEDULE FOR 2019
In contrast to previous years, the 2019 workshop will kick off Monday afternoon with Electrical Hazard Awareness Training. The pizza social with NDNGLA will begin at 6 p.m.
Tuesday will begin with the keynote presentation from Gilman at 8:15 a.m. followed by afternoon educational sessions. All are welcome at NDUCFA’s annual meeting at 4 p.m. and the new social at 6 p.m.
Educational sessions will continue Wednesday morning. In the afternoon, attendees will have the option to participate in outside, hands-on learning or stay inside for more presentations with the workshop wrapping up at 4:30 p.m.
Monday: ISA Exam, 7:30 – 11:30 a.m.; EHAT, 1 – 4 p.m.; Pizza and Networking, 6 p.m.
Tuesday: Education Sessions and Trade Show, 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.; NDUCFA Social 6 – 9 p.m.
Wednesday: Education Sessions, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
The NDUCFA workshop registration fee includes NDUCFA and NDNGLA education sessions, trade show, networking opportunities, lunch on Tuesday and refreshments during the Tuesday social. Electrical Hazard Awareness Training (EHAT) is also available for an additional fee.
TREE CITY USA SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE
NDUCFA is pleased to offer registration scholarships to Tree City USA communities, which are available to the first 20 communities on a first-come, first-served basis by emailing NDUCFA or calling 701-355-4458 between 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CT.
This workshop is approved for ISA Continuing Education Units (CEUs).
SILENT AUCTION FOR SCHOLARSHIPS
NDUCFA is raising funds through a silent auction in partnership with NDNGLA to support an academic scholarship for a student enrolled in arboriculture, horticulture, forestry, landscape architecture or related fields at a North Dakota college or university. Please consider donating an item valued at $25 or more to support this effort. Advance notice of donations is requested by emailing NDUCFA.
This workshop is made possible in part through grants from the USDA Forest Service and the North Dakota Forest Service.