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Blue Ridge PRISM Fall Invasive Plant Workshop 2021 – Introduction to Invasive Plants: Identification and Control

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September 21, 2021 @ 1:00 pm 3:00 pm

Blue Ridge PRISM’s Fall Invasive Plant Workshop offers two virtual sessions (Introduction and Identification on September 21 and Control on September 23). The cost of this workshop is $15. Optional in-person field days (separate registration required) will be held in Charlottesville and Washington, VA.

The two virtual sessions will be recorded. Those who register will receive access to the recordings. Register at this link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/blue-ridge-prism-fall-workshop-series-virtual-sessions-sept-21-23-tickets-168454204059

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Topics covered in our fall sessions include:

  • Identifying invasive plants
  • Which invasive plants you can best control now
  • Which invasive plants you should treat later
  • Best seasonal practices for each invasive
  • Using manual & mechanical control methods
  • Methods for controlling invasive plants with herbicides
  • Choosing the right herbicide and equipment, and using them properly
  • Planning a work schedule with best timings for multiple plants