2013 Conference Presentations


1.  “Tree Identification – They’re All Green to Me”

       Doug McLaren, University of Kentucky
2.  “Why Herbicide Applications Sometimes Fail”
       Scott Flynn, Dow AgroSciences
3.  “Pesticide Applicator Safety – Ticks, Spiders, and Biting Insects of Ky”
      Dr. Lee Townsend, University of Kentucky
4.  “Non-native Invasive Plants ofKentucky on Rights-of-Way”
      David Taylor, Forest Botanist, Daniel Boone National Forest
5.  “Machine Vision – A New Approach to Herbicide Applications”
      Gerry Blase, Asplundh Tree Experts, Rail Division
6.  “Proper Aquatic and Wetland Herbicide Treatments on Rights-of-Way”
     Adam Charlton, Aquatic Control, Inc
7.  “Roadside Mowing Safety – A View From Inside the Industry”
      John Fisher, The Alamo Group
8.  “Weed ID – Identifying Herbaceous Weed Species”
      Dr. Brent Rogers, Morehead State University
9.  “Proper Pesticide Pole Treatment Practices and Procedures”
      Patrick Kraft, Osmose Utilities Services, Inc.
10. “Effects of Forest Insects on Rights-of-Way Trees”
      Jody Thompson, Kentucky Division of Forestry
11. “KDA Pesticide Laws and Regulations Update”
      Gary Hale, Kentucky Department of Agriculture, Division of Environmental Services