JULY

JULY 11, 2019
PLANT I.D. CLINIC (NE Ohio)
This clinic is a hands-on training opportunity for you and your crews covering the basics of
Plant ID for plants typically used in Zone 6 in Ohio. Many of the plants that will be covered
are on the plant list for the Landscape Industry Certified Technician’s Test. Sponsored by Davis
Tree Farm & Nursery.

JULY 16, 2019
PLANT I.D. CLINIC (Central Ohio)
This clinic is a hands-on training opportunity for you and your crews covering the basics of
Plant ID for plants typically used in Zone 6 in Ohio. Many of the plants that will be covered
are on the plant list for the Landscape Industry Certified Technician’s Test. Sponsored by
Premier Plant Solutions.

AUGUST

AUGUST 1
OLA SCHOLARSHIP GOLF CLASSIC
Join us at Bob-O-Link Golf Club in Columbia Station for the OLA Scholarship Golf Classic!
Proceeds from this event benefit our OLA Scholarship Fund. Our golf outing was created to
help generate funding for our scholarship program, targeting qualified students interested in
a vocation within the green industry. Call the OLA at 800-335-6521 for sponsorship
opportunities. Registration opens soon.

AUGUST 22
SNOW & ICE CLINIC
Join us at St. Michael’s Woodside in Broadview Heights for our annual Snow & Ice  
Management Clinic, featuring Industry Experts, our Mini Trade Show, and more. Registration
and Sponsorship Opportunities are available.

SEPTEMBER

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019
OLA FACILITY TOUR (NE Ohio)
Joins us for our annual Landscape Facilities Tour. Location TBD. For more info call the OLA
Office at 440.717.0002.
(Registration will open in Summer 2019)

OCTOBER

OCTOBER 1, 2019
PLANT HEALTHCARE DAY
This full-day workshop combines all aspects of Plant Health Care (PHC) for both technicians
and managers, with live demonstrations of PHC techniques - services based on the principles
of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) and proactive tree care management. Held on the
grounds of Secrest Arboretum.
(Registration will open in Summer 2019)

OCTOBER 24, 2019 (Tentative)
OLA FACILITY TOUR (Central Ohio)
By establishing uncompromising technical and safety standards and making sure that
employees have the best possible training and excellent equipment, Ahlum & Arbor delivers
exceptional quality and value to their clients. Joins us as we tour Ahlum & Arbor’s facility to
find out what has made them so successful.
(Registration will open in Summer 2019)

NOVEMBER

NOVEMBER 13, 2019
DORMANT PRUNING (NE Ohio)
Dormant Pruning of Landscape Plants is a half-day, hands-on clinic and a timely training
opportunity for you and your crews to learn the proper pruning techniques. Held at Willoway
Nurseries in Avon, Ohio.
(Registration will open in Fall 2019)

NOVEMBER 19, 2019
DORMANT PRUNING  (Central Ohio)
Dormant Pruning of Landscape Plants is a half-day, hands-on clinic and a timely training
opportunity for you and your crews to learn the proper pruning techniques. Held at Premier
Plant Services in Hilliard, Ohio.
(Registration will open in Fall 2019)

DECEMBER

DECEMBER 12, 2019
STONE VENEER CLINIC (NE Ohio)
This hands-on clinic will teach the basics of mixing mortar, installing and grouting stone
veneer. The techniques you will learn can be applied to both manufactured and natural
stone. The demand for veneers has increased and this is a great opportunity to learn how to
apply it in house. Sponsored and hosted by Mason Steel.
(Registration will open in Fall 2019)
OLA Events
2019 LIC Testing Dates

EDUCATION
EVENTS
GOLF OUTING
Ohio Landscape Association
9240 Broadview Road
Broadview Heights, OH 44147
440-717-0002
Toll Free: 800-335-6521
RENEW MEMBERSHIP
SAFETY
SCHOLARSHIPS
WRITTEN TEST DATES
Wed, Aug. 7, 2019
NEW TEST TAKERS & RETAKES
2:30 pm (OSU ATI, Wooster)
Application Deadline: 6/1/19

HANDS-ON TEST DATE
Thurs, Aug. 8, 2019
FULL TEST RETAKES AND NEW TESTERS (OSU ATI,
Wooster)
Application Deadline: 6/1/19
June 9th – June 14th.
CAMP CANOPY
Open to incoming freshmen through graduating
seniors (up to 19 years of age) Camp Canopy is
the summer activity all of your friends will be
talking about. A weeklong (Sunday-Friday) camp
the second week of June held at Ohio FFA Camp
Muskingum in Carrollton, it’s the perfect mix of
forestry, wildlife and adventure.

July 13 -16, 2019
CULTIVATE 2019
Greater Columbus Convention Center
Columbus, OH USA
Horticulture professionals from all segments of the
industry attend -- from retailers, to producers, to
installers, and suppliers - everyone is included!
Come to Cultivate to meet growers, gardeners,
marketers, and sales reps. Come connect with
educators, students, installers, landscapers, and
researchers...and people who frankly just get
excited about plants.

AUGUST 14, 2019
NGLCO FIELD DAY
Join the Nursery Growers of Lake County Ohio for
an information-packed day at the 51st annual
Summer Field Day! Visit old friends, make new
ones and network with the best of the best. Held
at Chalet Debonne Vineyards in Madison, Ohio.
For more info, call Cathee Thomas at
440.241.7969.

If you have an event you would like listed here, please
call 440.717.0002 and ask for Rick, or email him at
rick@ohiolandscapers.org. Please note that all events are
subject to approval, prior to being posted. Thanks!
Ohio Industry Event Dates