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2009 AGM Agenda Available For Download

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Below is the 2009 AGM Agenda. There is also a printable/downloadable version available by clicking here.

Atlantic Vegetation Management Association

Annual General Meeting

Agenda
Greenwood Inn and Suites, Corner Brook, NL
October 21st to 23rd, 2009

Day 1 October 21st, 2009
7:30- 8:30 pm Early Registration
8:30 -10:30pm Ice Breaker Hosted by AVMA AGM Sponsors


Day 2 October 22nd, 2009

8:30am Registration
9:00am Welcome Message – Howard Wellman, AVMA Organizing Committee
9.10am Use of GIS in Transmission IVM – David Jollymore, NS Power
9:40am Consequences of prescribed burning in vegetation management – Mike
Bennett, Forestry and Agrifoods Agency, DNR Newfoundland &
Labrador
10:10am NL Env Update – Terry Gibbs
10:20am Break
10:30am Forest Health in Gros Morne National Park – Tom Knight, Parks Canada
11:15am Changes in planting programs in remote sites in Newfoundland’s forests –
George Gibbons, Forestry and Agrifoods Agency, DNR Newfoundland &
Labrador
11:45am Industry update – TBA
11.55am Silent Auction Update
12:00pm Lunch – Luncheon guest speaker: Glen Thistle – “The Dirty Goopers’
Diaries”
1:00pm Industry Update – Engage Agro: New Opportunities for Vegetation
Managers – Michael Cunningham, Engage Agro
1:20pm Foliar Sprays in road side distribution IVM – Rob Young, NSPower
1:50pm Herbicides use in the NorPen and public attitudes of their use – George
Gibbons, Forestry and Agrifoods Agency, DNR Newfoundland &
Labrador
2:20pm Industry update: Gordon Gallagher, True North Specialty Products
2:30pm Coffee Break and Silent Auction
2:45pm Success with Mulching Machines in NL Forests – TBA
3:15pm 1st year success with IVM program at NBPower – Rick Doucett, NBPower
4:15pm Update of PHA programs in Atlantic Canada – Michael Cunningham
Director Plant Health Atlantic.
4:45pm Silent Auction Update
7:00pm Supper – Greenwood Inn
Day 3 October 19th, 2007 –Ballroom C
9:00am Wake Up and Welcome and Auction update Howard Wellman
9:10am 2010 Planning Committee update – Michael Cunningham – Rob
10:15am Auction update
10:30am Coffee Break
10:40am Annual Business Meeting – Atlantic Vegetation Management
Association
11:45am Silent Auction Results Howard Wellman
12:00pm Lunch & Meeting close

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