Advanced Arborist Workshop - Pinus: Identification and Diagnostics

This workshop will cover advanced identification, common diseases, abiotic disorders and insects in Nevada, and hands-on identification and diagnostics for 10 tree species within the genus Pinus.

  • Austrian Pine (Pinus nigra)
  • Bosnian Pine (Pinus heldreichii)
  • Bristlecone Pine (Pinus longaeva)
  • Japanese Black Pine (Pinus thunbergii)
  • Jeffery Pine (Pinus jeffreyi)
  • Limber Pine (Pinus flexilis)
  • Ponderosa Pine (Pinus ponderosa)
  • Scotch Pine (Pinus sylvestris)
  • Single-Leaf Piñon Pine (Pinus monophylla)
  • Tanyosho Pine (Pinus densiflora)

Agenda:

  • Pinus: Advanced Identification, Wendy Hanson Mazet, Extension Plant Diagnostician
  • Pinus: Common Insect Pests, Jeff Knight, State Entomologist with Nevada Department of Agriculture
  • Pinus: Common Diseases and Abiotic Disorders, Shouhua Wong, State Plant Pathologist with Nevada Department of Agriculture
  • Pinus: Hands-on Identifying and Diagnosing Using Live Samples, Wendy Hanson Mazet, Extension Plant Diagnostician

Lunch will only be 30 minutes. You may pay $10.00 for a Port of Subs lunch or opt to bring your own.

Wednesday, January 22 at 11:00 am to 4:30 pm

University of Nevada, Reno Extension 4955 Energy Way