Phipps Sustainable Landcare Accreditation Training

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Monday February 12

8:00 AM  –  4:30 PM

Mon. – Thurs., Feb. 12 – 15 (Snow date: Fri., Feb. 16) | 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Phipps Garden Center in Mellon Park
$525 after Mon., Jan. 15
Additional attendees from the same business receive a 50% discount - enter code TEAM50 at checkout.
School employees: contact 412/441-4442 ext. 3925 for more details.

This intensive training is designed for landscape and lawncare professionals looking to distinguish themselves as true sustainable practitioners. Modeled after the NOFA Organic Landcare Program in Connecticut, this program is led by experienced trainers from the NOFA program and supplemented by local experts to provide regional context. Courses are built around NOFA’s Organic Land Care Standards, and cover topics such as soil ecology; site analysis and design; organic pest, weed and disease control; storm water management; invasive plants and more. The registration fee includes catered lunches and the textbook. To review the standards and instructor bios, visit