Monthly Archive: February 2014

Take the Financial Challenge!

How are Your Money Habits? 2014 America Saves Financial Challenge Begins By this time of year, many people find that their New Year’s resolutions and plan have not worked! If you were attempting to make some financial changes, there is great news! It is not too late to develop positive financial habits. The America Saves …

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Pond Management Workshop Materials

    Thank you for attending the Pond Management Workshop! Aquatic Weed Identification Aquatic Weed Control Pond Management Fish Stocking

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Salty Topics Emerald Coast: Marine Debris Removal for Coastal Habitat Restoration

The University of Florida IFAS Extension & Florida Sea Grant program of Okaloosa/Walton Counties invites you to join us on Mar 11th, 11:00 AM for our Salty Topics Emerald Coast Series “Marine Debris Removal for Coastal Habitat Restoration.” This free seminar will be is part of our monthly series focusing on various coastal based topics throughout the year. …

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Join the Financial Challenge

How are Your Money Habits? 2014 America Saves Financial Challenge Begins February 23 By this time of year, many people find that their New Year’s resolutions and plan have not worked! If you were attempting to make some financial changes, there is great news! It is not too late to develop positive financial habits. The …

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Limited Pesticide License Training, Exam and Renewal

If you need to get the pesticide license training for a new license or renewal of an existing license out of the way before the busy spring season is upon us, the next opportunity is Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at the Okaloosa County Extension  office in Crestview.  For more information: 3514  

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BMP Certification for Fertilizer License

As of January 1, 2014 those who apply fertilizer “For Hire” must have a specialized license to do so.  In order to apply for the license, you must have obtained a Best Management Practices Certificate. The certificate is awarded to those who complete a 5 hour training and pass the exam.  If you are one …

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Right of Way/ CORE Training

Need to be licensed to spray restricted-use herbicides on roadsides or utility easements?  In Florida, that means obtaining a Right-of-Ways applicators license.  To earn the license, individuals must pass the CORE and ROW exams.  Wednesday, February 19, 2014 there is an opportunity to attend a review and testing session at the Walton County Extension office.  …

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