The Nebraska Arborists Association is excited to announce a great line-up of educational sessions and activities for the 2020 Great Plains Summer Field Day on August 12 - 13.
Carol Joy Holling Center near Ashland will be the host site for the Field Day event. The event includes: hands-on learning opportunities including advanced tree climbing, safety practices, and equipment information. There will also be demonstrations on the latest products and services from industry representatives including a drone, backyard lift, chipper and laser level. You won’t want to miss these great sessions! You will also be able to connect with other professionals while enjoying the beautiful scenery of the center.
7:30-8:00 am Registration & Breakfast
8:00-8:15 am Welcome - Kevin Popken, NAA Board President
8:15-9:15 am Plant Health Care - Dr. John Lloyd, Plant Health Doctors
9:15-10:15 am Omaha Public Power District Demonstration - Omaha Public Power District
10:15-10:45 am Break & Exhibitors/Vendors
10:45-11:15 am Demonstrations
11:15am-Noon Buffet Lunch & Tree City USA Recognition Ceremony - After the ceremony, check out the equipment and exhibits.
12:15-1:15 pm Nebraska Tree Care & Pest Update - Nebraska Forest Service
1:15-2:15 pm Breakout A: "What's Wrong with This Tree?" - Justin Evertson, NE Forest Service
Breakout B: Aerial Tree Rescue - Tom Anderson, Wright Tree Service
2:15-3:00 pm Break & Exhibitors/Vendors
3:00-4:00 pm Breakout A: Soil and Tree Health- Dr. John Lloyd, Plant Health Doctors
Breakout B: Advanced Tree Felling - Tom Anderson, Wright Tree Service Closing
4:00-4:15 pm Remarks & Prize Drawings
We hope you can join us for education and networking at the 2020 Great Plains Summer Field Day at the Carol Joy Holling Center near Ashland (27416 Ranch Rd).