2021 Annual Conference

November 16-17, 2021
The Mill Conference Center at MSU
100 Mercantile Lane
Starkville, MS 39759

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A Letter from the Mississippi Vegetation Management Association President

November 16 and 17 are the dates for the 2021 Mississippi Vegetation Management Association meeting. The meeting this year will be held at The Mill Conference Center beside the Courtyard Marriott (662) 338-3116 in Starkville. Other hotels include Comfort Suites (662) 324-9595, Hampton Inn (662) 324-1333, Holiday Inn Express (662) 324-0076, Hilton Garden Inn (662) 615-9664, La Quinta (662) 270-4100, Days Inn and Suites (662) 270-5995, Microtel Inn and Suites (662) 268-2158, Red Roof Inn (662) 323-8251 and Quality Inn (662) 323-6161.

The MVMA meeting will begin Tuesday morning, November 16 at 8:00 am for those that need Pesticide Certification training for rights-of-way category. The main program begins at 1:00 pm for those that don’t need the training. We’ll have a hospitality hour and hors d'oeuvres that evening and finish the program by noon on Wednesday.

If you intend to take the pesticide applicator certification exams, testing will be done after lunch on November 17. Call 662/325-2085 to order the study manuals. The General Standards (required for all category exams) manual costs $30. The right of way, forestry, or aquatic category manuals are $30 each. Text Dr. John Byrd by phone (662/418-4537) or email (jbyrd@pss.msstate.edu) to make certain the correct number and type of exams are available for testing

Use the Eventbrite registration form to register using a credit card. Do not mail the registration form back. Fill it out and bring it with you to the meeting. Look forward to see you there.