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Noxious Weed Symposium

2018 Weed Symposium

2019 Noxious Weed Symposium flyer with date of event and link to visit webpage with more information

Join us for the 2019 Noxious Weed Symposium
RSVP by April 30

May 4, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Douglas County Events Center
500 Fairgrounds Drive
Castle Rock

Registration Fee – $15.00 (includes lunch)

For more information click on the brochure.  Tentative agenda is displayed below.

 

 

2019 Tentative Agenda

  • 8:30 a.m.  – Welcome and Call to Order
    Jonathan Rife – Douglas County Weed and Mosquito Program Coordinator
  • 8:35 a.m. –  Weeds 101 – MT, CT, ST and A-list weeds to watch for
    Dr. Richard Lee – Bureau of Land Management Invasive Species
  • 9:35 a.m. – Managing grazing and LS, DK, YT control with generics
    Dr. George Beck – CSU Professor of Weed Science, Retired
  • 10:35 – Break – Visit with vendors
  • 10:50 a.m. – Successful revegetation takes time! How soon can I spray those weeds after planting?
    Dr. Richard Lee – Bureau of Land Management Invasive Species
  • 11:50 a.m. – Lunch
  • 12:50 p.m. – Generics and mode of actions to prevent resistance
    Dr. George Beck – CSU Professor of Weed Science, Retired
  • 1:50 p.m. – Bio Controls available to the public
    John Kaltenbach – Colorado Department of Agriculture Insectary
  • 2:50 p.m. – Extension resources for noxious and common weeds
    Douglas County CSU Extension Director
  • 3:20 p.m. – Education / Enforcement
    Jonathan Rife – Douglas County Weed and Mosquito Program Coordinator
  • 3:50 p.m. – Adjournment