Dr. Robert Schutzki

Michigan State University

Dr. Robert E. Schutzki is an Associate Professor in the Department of Horticulture with responsibilities in teaching and extension. Bob conducts research on topics including plant exploration, plant evaluation, sustainable landscape development and management, and invasive species assessment.


Track: Grower
Jan 22 2018 - 11:00am

Systematic approaches in the production and distribution of nursery stock and their influence on pest and pathogens are becoming more important for both the industry and regulatory agencies.  

HACCP stands for Hazard Analysis and Critical...

Track: Arboriculture, Plants
Jan 23 2018 - 8:00am

The invasive plant issue continues to be a topic of discussion with emphasis on “Organisms in Trade”. The invasive plant issue is extremely complex with varying interpretations over the classification, use, and impact of invasive plants.  We will...

Track: Plants
Jan 23 2018 - 9:00am

Regardless whether we are a grower, designer, or retailer, we are always looking for new plants to enhance our creativity, efficiency, environmental sensitivity, pest resistance and profitability. Let’s take a look at some new and some not so new...

Track: Educational Session, Certification Central
Jan 24 2018 - 8:00am

MNLA offers professional certification through the Certified Green Industry Professional Program (CGIP). The CGIP Core exam review is designed to educate and prepare individuals for the examination and covers general knowledge and plant...