Chad Morris

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Chad Morris

Commercial Horticulture Program Coordinator

Summary

Program coordination for professional landscapers, nursery workers, and anyone interested in the green industry.

Education

B.A. University of Nevada, Reno 2019

Programs

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Commercial Landscape Horticulture

Classes offer training for green industry workers, including some bilingual classes, on how to landscape in the Nevada desert

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Green Industry Training

A workforce development program to train green industry professionals, who receive continuing education units for pesticide applicator, ISA-certified arborist and Qualified Water Efficient Landscaper

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Grow Your Own, Nevada!

Learn the secrets of high desert gardening

News & Journal Articles, Fact Sheets, Reports...

Blog Posts
Tips for Keeping Your Landscape Plants Alive During a Drought
A brief list of tips on how to protect your landscape during drought.
Kratsch, H. 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Blog
Bulletins
Certified Nursery Workers, Spring 2021
Certified Nursery Worker Professional List, Spring 2021 Class
Morris, C. 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Bulletin
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Certified Nursery Workers, Spring 2020
Certified Nursery Worker Professional List, Spring 2020 Class
Morris, C. 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Bulletin
QWEL Training & Certification
Qualified Water Efficient Landscaper (QWEL) was designed to provide an affordable, proactive and local approach to reducing landscape water demands, as well as share the knowledge of water efficient and sustainable landscape principles. This program is EPA certified through the WaterSense program.
Morris, C. 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Bulletin

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