Management Strategies for Disease Issues in the Landscape | #LATI108

4 HSW PDH Credit Video Course 
This course teaches the basics of disease management for landscape plantings, cost-minimizing strategies, and tools and techniques needed to successfully control disease in landscaping.



Instructor:  Mississippi State

Landscape maintenance is a cut-throat business. The keys to success lie in minimizing costs and creating successful plantings through careful planning, disease prevention, and maintenance of a healthy environment. This course teaches the basics of disease management of landscape plantings, and the different tools and techniques needed to successfully control the diverse world of landscaping.

After completing this course participants will be able to:

  • Gain an understanding of the issues involved in controlling pests and disease in landscape plantings.
  • Tailor a management strategy that addresses the unique needs of landscape plantings all within a reasonable budget.

This course covers:

  • Mapping
  • Key Pests
  • Annual Plantings
  • Long-Term Planning
  • Disease/Pest Prevention
  • Transplanting
  • Pre- and Post-Treatments
  • Biological Fungicides 
  • Symptoms
  • Fertilizers
  • Nutrients
  • Water
  • Cold
  • Root Symptoms
  • Mulch
  • Water Molds
  • Downy Mildew
  • Soil-Borne Pathogens
  • Southern Blight
  • Interrupted Water Flow
  • Leaf Spot
  • Bacterial Diseases
  • Viral Diseases 


Credit(s) earned on completion of this course will be reported to AIA CES for AIA members.  Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available to print upon completion of the course. 

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