Monthly Archive: August 2012

IFAS CEU Day 2012

Need CEUs?  An opportunity for licensed pesticide applicators to earn CEUs will be held August 21, 2012 from      7:30 to 3:00 CST. The event will be conducted via Polycom from participating UF/IFAS county extension offices and research and education centers. An applicator will be able to attend any or all of the 6 sections for …

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Landscape Best Management Practices Required for Fertilizer License

This workshop is designed to provide training in Best Management Practices (BMPs) for anyone working in the lawn, landscape, pest control, or municipal grounds areas. The Best Management Practices are focused on reducing non-point source pollution resulting from fertilization or pesticide application. At the end of this training you will be given a post-test to …

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Limited Pesticide Training and Exam

If part of your business is applying herbicides (including Roundup) or certain pesticides to plant beds, the State of Florida requires that you have a limited pesticide certificate.  Operating without one could mean a $5,000 fine.  Even more, it could increase your liability in case of an accident.  To become licensed, you need to take …

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Financial Webinars

Financial Webinars–Participate from your office, home or web-enabled device. It’s easy! Visit the registration link to reserve your spot. Then log on the day of the webinar to participate. Thursday, August 9 – 11:30 to 12:30 p.m. The 4 Don’ts of Talking About Money Learn how to better communicate when discussing finances to help maintain …

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