Herbicides to Use Around the Property- Certification Class taught by Peter Jacobson

Open to everyone with a RI, MA and CT Pesticide License:

Pesticide credit available at the upcoming NEH Expo at the RI Convention Center in Providence. Peter Jacobson, Northeast Turf Sales Specialist for BASF Professional & Specialty Solutions, will speak Wednesday, March 14 at 3:15 p.m. on:

Herbicides to Use Around the Property

This seminar will discuss pre-emerge and post-emerge herbicides available on the market today for use in the landscape and nursery market. Highlighting best use locations, target weeds, and best application timing and methods.

Sponsored by RINLA

An individual must be currently certified in the appropriate category in order to be eligible for the above training credit in Rhode Island and Massachusetts. 

* Category:1 Hour Private, 3B,6 and 10.

Please check directly with your State to ask if your State will accept RI approved Credit.

Pete Jacobson

BASF Corporation Sales Specialist, Turf for Eastern NY and New England.
BASF Corporation
PO Box 111
W Dennis, MA 02670

Presently responsible for product training, technical support, and sale within territory.

  • Education:
    University of Massachusetts
    Bachelor of Science Plant, Soil, Insect Sciences
    Roger Williams University
    Bachelor of Science Marketing

Professional career includes 15 years of golf course maintenance and 4 years of technical, educational, and sales support for industry professionals in Eastern NY and New England. Annually conduct educational seminars for turf professionals on product updates and training for fungicides and herbicides.

March 14 @ 15:15


– 16:15

Peter Jacobson

Products, Services and Equipment – targeted for Designers, Landscapers, Contractors and Hardscapers

Attendees have the opportunity to interact with hardscape industry professionals; manufacturers, dealers, equipment suppliers, stone suppliers, mulch suppliers and other hardscape/landscape related companies and suppliers.

• Over 40,000 sf of Exhibitor Displays

• State-of-the-Art products for every landscaper and hardscaper

• Hands-on displays and equipment

• Access to the best manufacturers in the industry

• Everything for the landscaper, architect or outdoor builder

Watch LIVE as installer teams go head-to-head for the winner’s cash prize of $10,000!

This is an event you cannot miss.

• Cash prizes for the first four places:

First Place: $10,000

Second Place: $2,500

Third Place: $1,500

Fourth Place: $1,000

• Event will be broadcast LIVE on Facebook

• 16 Teams of the best installers in the business. Watch and learn

Hardscape Awards of Excellence will be featured at the NEHEXPO

The Northeast Hardscape Awards of Excellence recognizes outstanding hardscape projects by contractors building residential and commercial walkways, patios, driveways, retaining walls, commercial plazas and more.

Project Categories:

Commercial Hardscape: 0-$50,000
$201,000 and above

Residential Hardscape: 0-$50,000
$201,000 and above

NEHEXPO hosts a two-day Educational Forum designed specifically for hardscape and landscape professionals.

This is an educational opportunity for landscapers and contractors to learn from industry experts. Topics range from installation techniques and best practices, to business development and techniques to grow your hardscape or landscape business.

A complete listing of seminars will be coming shortly…