2013 MTNA Schedule of Events
Murfreesboro, TN Embassy Suites
Tuesday, August 20 (Exhibitor Setup Only)
8:00am – 5:00pm Exhibitor Set-up
8:30am - 5:30pm Trade Show Registration Open, Murfreesboro Embassy Suites
Wednesday, August 21
7:30am - 4:00pm Trade Show Registration Open, Trade Show (side) entrance of Embassy Suites
9:00am- 4:00pm Trade Show Open. Name Badge Required.
4:00pm Exhibitor’s Meeting / Annual Business Meeting
Thursday, August 22
7:30am - 2:00pm Registration Open
9:00am - 2:00pm Trade Show Open. Name Badge Required.
8:30am - 5:30pm Educational Sessions -- The $75 Educational Registration Fee includes Trade Show Badge and Lunch.
8:30am – 9:30am Hot Ornamental Disease Topics - Dr. Alan Windham, UT Ext. Plant Pathologist,
9:30am – 10:30am Hot Ornamental Insect Topics - Dr. Frank Hale, UT Ext. Entomologist, Nashville, Tenn.
10:30am –11:30am Turf Weed Management – Dr. Jim Brosnan, UT Knoxville, Tenn.
11:30am–1:30pm LUNCH — ON YOUR OWN Food Available in Hotel. Trade show open.
1:30pm – 2:30pm Screens with Pest Resistant Plants – Ms. Carol Reese, UT Extension, Jackson,Tenn.
2:30pm – 3:30pm Insect CSI: Is it a Mystery? -- David Cook, UT Extension, Nashville, Tenn
3:30pm – 4:30pm Pesticide Safety, The Worker Protection Standard – Phil Hurst, Pesticide Inspector,
Tenn. Dept. of Agriculture, Nashville, Tenn.
4:30pm – 5:30pm Aquatic Weed Control in Water Gardens and Estate Ponds – Creig Kimbro, UT
Extension, Coalmont, Tenn.
2:00pm Trade Show Closes.
Tennessee — 6 Pesticide Points in C3, 10 & 12; 1 point C5 Aug 22;
ISA Points offered Aug 22 during Educational Sessions;
TCNP: 1 pt for attending Trade Show on Wed (sign at Desk);
1 pt for Educ on Thursday (sign in room);
Alabama — 10 Recertification Points AQ (Aquatic Pest Control),
D&R (Demonstration & Research), and OTPC (Ornamental & Turf),
OTPS (Ornamental & Turf Pest Control Supervisor).
Kentucky CEU’s — 3 General & 2 Specific Hr. (Cat.3, 12) & 3 General & 1 specific Hr. (Cat. 5).
For Pesticide Points Questions, please call Mitchell Mote, UT/TSU Rutherford County Extension, 615-898-7710 or email, email@example.com
Paid Education Registration includes lunch and Trade Show Badge for Educational Sessions.
Be sure and make those Trade Show reservations
under the Trade Show/Lodging Tab.