MAA February 2021 Online Learning: Continuing Conversations with Conifers

February 10, 2021 9:00 AM to February 28, 2021 11:59 PM

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In the last decade, several emerging pathogens, along with well-established diseases such as Rhizosphaera, are threatening the long-term health of our conifer companions. Although trees may not speak the way we can, they are speaking to us…are you listening? Learn how to be part of the conversation by recognizing symptoms of various pathogens and diseases. Understand the environmental factors that contribute to disease development and review the latest management strategies. 

Cheryl A. Smith, Ph.D.
Extension Professor, Plant Health Specialist
University of New Hampshire
Director, UNH Plant Diagnostic Lab 

Dr. Cheryl Smith is the Plant Health Specialist with UNH Cooperative Extension, and Director of the UNH Plant Diagnostic Lab, which provides diagnostic services for plant health issues to commercial producers, landscapers, tree care specialists, and home gardeners.  She has been a diagnostic and Extension plant pathologist for over 30 years. In addition, Cheryl teaches Plant Pathology at UNH, and provides outreach education and training throughout New England.  Cheryl has trained over 2500 Master Gardener’s in the NH, MA and Boston (Urban) Master Gardener programs.  She has given more than 475 presentations as an invited speaker at many conferences, workshops and meetings throughout the Northeast. Cheryl is an avid gardener, who loves getting her ‘hands dirty’, talking to trees and sharing her love of plants (and plant pathology) with everyone.    

MCA Education Credit (2), ISA (1)
MDAR Pesticide (1) 29, 35, 36, L (Core)

MDAR’s UPDATED ONLINE CEU POLICY: An individual may obtain all of their CEUs in an online/computer based/virtual format however, no more than half of an individual’s credits for any one license/category can be obtained through on-demand (pre-recorded) training.  

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