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It's Time to Go to the EXPO!
Free Exhibit Hall

Featuring More Than 215 Exhibitors in 550 Booths
Filling the 130,000 sq.ft. Exhibit Hall!

Even More Equipment at the Expo!
TLE is the Major West Coast Show For
Installation and Maintenance Equipment


Named one of the ''Most Influential People in the Green Industry - 2012''
Tom Delany, Director of Government Affairs for the Professional Landcare Network (PLANET), will speak on H-2B, the Sustainable Sites Initiative, U.S. Green Building Council/LEED, water use issues and the professionalism of the landscape industry on a national level. This is a "Must-Attend" event for landscape business owners.
Be at the EXPO on Thursday, October 11th,
at 12:15 pm to attend this
FREE Open Session!

Attend and Win
FREE Product Giveaways . . .
Visit these exhibitors for a chance to win!

Lockstraps #301
24'' Extension

Booth #132

Valvette Systems Box of 25 ''Little Tuffies''
6'' Pop-Ups

Booth #533
#455 Rancher Chainsaw
and Husqvarna Hats/Shirts/Pen Packets

Booth #625

Pro Products ProFeeder Fertigation & Pest Repellant Pump
Booth #938

MasterRoute Garmin
265W GPS Unit

Booth #829

Kawasaki 23cc 30'' Single-Sided Hedge Trimmer
Booth #918

Also enter for a chance to win $35,000 towards a Ram Pickup at Tuttle Click Dodge, Booth #554!

Rain or Shine
The Exhibit Hall is FREE!

Visit the New Product Showcase


Eight (8) Major Associations
Provide Testing/Accreditation at
The 2012 Landscape Expo - Long Beach
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Eight Turf & Seed Producers Featured in
Turf Grass Tech
This new up-close and hands-on section inside the exhibit hall features dozens of different turf varieties with complete 'Best Use Analysis' including varieties from:

Southland*Pacific Sod *Cutting Edge
west coast turfA-G SoddeltaS&S Seeds* Stover Seed

Wednesday and Thursday
The Exhibit Hall is FREE!

The Outdoor Living Center
Designing or installing an outdoor kitchen/entertainment center? Visit the Outdoor Living Center for myriad products and ideas to make your next project the best it can be!

Sponsored by:

Become A Certified Fencing Professional!

AFA Offers 50% Off Test Rates.

The American Fence Association (AFA), partnering with the Landscape Expo (TLE), will hold its Certified Fence Professional (CFP) exam on Wednesday, October 10th from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm.

SAVE $350 off member CFP test rates.

Although the regular CFP exam rate is $345 for AFA members and $695 for non-members, the AFA has extended an exclusive offer to TLE attendees to receive the $345 rate, even if you're not an AFA member. To register for the CFP exam please click here

Still Time to Choose From 44 Seminars and Workshops
Featuring industry leaders such as Tom Delaney, Janet Hartin, Jim Baird, Terry Vassey, Ramesh Kumar, Susan Sims, Richard Daigle, Judith Guido, Eric Gerhartz, Yvonne English and more . . . The Educational Conference at the TLE-Long Beach is second to none.

Earn your yearly requirements with APLD, DPR, IA, ISA, GCSAA, PGMS, and PLANET/Landscape Industry Certified CEUs from industry experts and outstanding educators. Purchase seminars either individually or from separate tracks. Click here for a complete listing of all seminars
and workshops.

Turfgrass Salinity Management
Jim Baird, University of California Riverside
Wednesday, October 10th
9:00 - 11:00 am

This course will provide an overview of turfgrass soil and water salinity issues including common causes, proper diagnoses, and recommended practices to manage salinity. Emphasis will be placed on current turfgrass salinity research at UCR.
CEU Hours: GCSAA, 2; PGMS, 2; PLANET, 2
Click here to reserve your seat today!

Also in the Turfgrass Track:
- Implementing Sustainable Landscaping Practices for Turf & Trees
- Local Field Maintenance: Schools, Sports Fields & City Parks
- Nitrogen Fertilization for Turfgrass
- Tips for Optimizing Overseeding & Transition
- Natural Animal Control for Turf & Ornamentals

Backflow Repair
Richard Daigle, Irrigator Technical Training School
Wednesday, October 10th
9:00 - 11:00 am

This introductory class is one of the 10 basic courses needed to become a certified irrigation repair technician. Attendees will learn the proper techniques to repair and service backflows. A hands-on demonstration will give examples of disassembling backflows, reassembling, and testing for proper function.
CEU Hours: PLANET 2, IA 2
Click here to reserve your seat today!

Also in the Irrigation Track:
- Drip Irrigation
- Understanding the CA Model Water Efficient Water Ordinance
- Wire Tracking & Electrical Troubleshooting
- Information Needed for Scheduling Irrigation Controllers
- Advanced Pump Controls for Irrigation Applications
- Irrigation Field Hydraulics
- Irrigation Performance Tests
- Master Valve Applications
- Irrigation System Tune-Up
- Landscape Site Inspection
- Valves for Irrigation Backflow
- Pipe Fitting

Implementing Sustainable Landscaping Practices for Turf & Trees
Janet Hartin, University of California
Cooperative Extension
Wednesday, October 10th
9:00 - 11:00 am

Maintaining public and private landscapes using resource-efficient practices effectively protects the environment, improves the health of the plantings, and is cost-effective. Irrigating based on the water requirements of plants; improving poor quality soil with soil amendments; preventing and reducing soil compaction; mulching landscape plantings; and, implementing Integrated Pest Management (IPM) practices favoring prevention will be discussed with real-world examples provided.
CEU Hours: PLANET 2, GCSAA .2, ISA 2, PGMS 2
Click here to reserve your seat today!

Also in the Tree Care Track:
- Tree Care: Cabling & Bracing
- Tree Health
- Adding Tree Health Care Services to Your Landscape Business
- Tree Care: Planting & Pruning
- Why Some Trees Fail and Others Don't
- Treating Insects, Diseases & Nutrient Deficiencies Through
Trunk Injections

- Tree Safety
- Recognizing Tree Problems

It's Time To Go To The EXPO!
The Exhibit Hall is FREE!

The #1 Landscape Trade Show and Educational Conference in the West

The Landscape Expo, the longest running landscape trade show and conference in the Southwestern United States, dates back to the 1960 it has once again emerged as the premier landscape event in the region.

In 2011, more than 3,400 industry professionals filled a twice-expanded, sold out exhibit hall featuring 235 exhibitors in 552 booths.

Live Tree Trimming Demonstrations
Earn ISA CEUs in this hands-on seminar by Jose Mercado from Irrigator Tech as he demonstrates the proper planting and pruning techniques on 20 ft. trees inside the exhibit hall. Click here for more information and to sign up now.

Irrigator Tech Seminar Series
After tremendous success at the 2011 Landscape Expo, TLE has once again partnered with Irrigator Technical Training School (Irrigator Tech) in presenting 14 hands-on training seminars, many which qualify for IA, ISA, and PLANET/Landscape Industry Certified CEUs.

After Show "Leaders & Live Jazz" Reception

Enjoy Refeshments and Live Jazz
Wednesday After the Show

Sponsored By: SCTC Liquid Fence AFA

This year the 2012 Landscape Expo - Long Beach will be . . .

New for 2012 . . . Expanded Exhibit Hall
The Largest Expo Yet . . .
With 558 booths filling the 130,000 sq. ft. exhibit hall the 2012 Landscape Expo
offers more booths and more exhibitors than ever before!

Stroll Past the
Green Industry Hall of Fame

Featuring dozens of industry leaders from yesterday and today.

Enjoy Exhibit Hall Eateries . . .

Featuring: Tacos & Beer
Sponsored By

Also available to the Exhibit Hall:
LB Grill - sandwiches & hamburgers with a veggie option

Coffee Shop - salads, deli sandwiches & Starbucks coffee


Join Thousands of Landscape Professionals including:

Landscape Contractors
Lawncare Maintenance Companies
School Districts and Universities
Parks and Recreation Departments
Pesticide Applicators
Amusement Parks/Zoos
Facility Managers
Landscape Designers

Virtually every Landscape Professional in the Design, Build, Maintenance or Supply segments of the industry!

Visit or call 714-979-5276 x130 for more information.

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or call 714-979-5276 x130 for more information.