Agriculture

Ornamental and Turf Pesticide License Review and Exam

If you apply restricted-use pesticides to sports fields, on golf courses or at plant nurseries, the state of Florida requires an Ornamental and Turf pesticide applicators license. The next opportunity to attend a review session and take the exam will be on Thursday, September 26, 2013 from 1:00 – 4:00 pm.  For more information: OrnamentalandTurf2013[1]

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CORE Pesticide License Review and Exam

In order to obtain an agricultural pesticide license ( Private Applicator, Ornamental and Turf, Natural Areas, Right-of-Way, etc.) you must first pass the General Standards (CORE) exam.  There is an opportunity to attend a review session, followed by administration of the exam on Thursday, September 26, 2013 from 8:00 – 11:00 am.  For more information: COREPesticideTraining2013[1][1]

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Did you know there are lots of ways to stay in touch with UF/IFAS Okaloosa Extension Office? You can visit this website regularly, but there are lots of other options! Join our “Subscribe” list! You can opt to get information on Living Well, Gardening, Youth, Natural Resources, Agriculture and more–you subscribe to the information you …

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Invasive Species in the Panhandle Workshop

Invasive Species program 2013

March 6. 2013 9:00 am – 3:00 pm CST Santa Rosa County Extension Office 6263 Dogwood Drive, Milton, FL 32570  Video Conference Location: Walton County Extension Office This program will describe some of the more common and troublesome invasive exotic plants and animals in Northwest Florida and current methods being used for control. Register: A …

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2012 Okaloosa Crop Production Meeting

2012 Okaloosa Crop Production Meeting March 15, 2012 6-8pm CEUs will be available and dinner will be provided.  RSVP to Jennifer at 689-5850 or heady@ufl.edu by March 12, 2012.

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