The 2014 Farm Bill recently reauthorized the Tree Assistance Program to provide financial assistance to qualifying orchardists and nursery tree growers to replant or rehabilitate eligible trees, bushes, and vines produced for commercial purposes.
In This Issue:
-- President's Letter - page 2
-- Update on Orville K. Hatcher - page 3
-- Arborist Spotlight - page 5
-- History of NAA - page 7
-- Another Successful Class - page 8
-- Why Wait? - page 9
-- New EAB Policy - page 9
-- Extension Position Filled - page 10
-- NAA Tree ID Class - page 13
-- Plant Health and Biology Class - page 13
-- Advanced Arborist Training Class - page 14
Scholarships are available for NAA events. If you are interested in applying for a scholarship, click on the link below for the scholarship application and guidelines, or contact the NAA office. Scholarship applications must be submitted at least 60 days prior to the event.