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  Symposium Topics

  • Designing Naturalistic Landscapes

  • Gardening for Pollinators and Birds

  • Managing Invasive Plants

  • Controlling Mosquitoes Sustainably

To register with a check payment instead of a credit card payment, contact Tee Bergman at: teebergman@twc.com

How can we plant and manage our urban landscapes so that they offer a wide scope for the processes of nature while also accommodating the needs of city dwellers?

 We have invited four speakers whose work is at the forefront of sustainable landscape design, of management and of environmental education. They will give their presentations in the morning. Vendors at the conference site will offer native pants for sale.

After lunch, participants depart for urban field trips of their choice at a local park, a mature garden or landscaped area, or at one of several stream buffer plantings for an on-site appreciation of the issues under discussion.

Our symposium intends to address landscape professionals, gardeners and home owners.

Landscape Architecture CEUs: 4

Pesticide Applicator CEUs: 3 general and 3 specific for categories 3, 10, 12

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 We thank these organizations and businesses for their generous support of our Symposium: 

Central Kentucky Ornamental and Turf Association (CKOTA)

LFUCG Environmental Commission

Brokenfork Design

Living Gardens LLC