Battery Operated Tools Workshop

Join us for our upcoming workshop series and learn about transitioning from gas- to battery-powered landscaping equipment! Featuring interviews with Cornell, the University of Rochester, and R.M. Landscaping, we will cover topics such as cost comparison, advantages of going electric, long-term results, and more! Additionally, local dealerships will provide unique perspectives on topics such as autonomous mowers.

Topics

  • Video interviews with professionals in the field
  • Cost-benefit analysis examples
  • Informational sessions led by local dealerships
  • Discussions on individual and community needs (i.e. future workforce development programs to train individuals on electric engines and equipment)

Benefits

  • Discounted rates on future battery-powered purchases for attendees*
  • Networking - Meet experts in the field and learn about future opportunities as the industry transitions from gas to electric
  • Non-biased perspectives on the long-term results of electric equipment

Schedule

  • October 11, 2022 | 5pm-7pm
  • November 1, 2022 | 5pm-7pm
  • November 15, 2022 | 5pm-7pm
  • December 6, 2022 | 4pm-6pm
  • December 20, 2022 | 4pm-6pm
  • January 10, 2023 | 4pm-6pm

Attendance

  • Free to attend
  • Snacks and drinks will be provided
  • Please register ahead of time:

REGISTER HERE

*Discount rates and selections may vary by dealership

Contact

Molly Schultz
Horticulture Program Coordinator
mls555@cornell.edu
585-753-2550

Last updated September 21, 2022