Limited Pesticide Trainings

The next two opportunities to earn CEUs or take the exam for Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance or Limited Lawn and Ornamental are December 16, 2014 in Tallahassee (click on date) 121614 Leon   or January 13, 2015 in Crestview (click on date) 11315CV.

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ProHort: Tree Installation Workshop

There is and opportunity to learn correct tree planting that reduces loss in Milton on November 13, 2014.  For more information on this no cost program click here: ProHort Tree Installation 2014

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Limited Structural Training

If you are required to control indoor pests as part of your job, you need a Limited Structural Pest Control certification.  The next opportunity for a review and exam class is September 30, 2014 in Chipley.  For more information : Structural 2014

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Best Management Practices Required for Fertilizer License

As of January 1, 2014 landscape personnel that charge for the serve of fertilizing of plants or grass must be Best Management Practices certified and licensed by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services in order to perform the work. Any soil ammendments, including organics are considered fertilizer. If you haven’t completed this, the …

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March 2012 Right of Way Training

March 12, 2012 12:00-5:00 PM 127 NW Hollywood Blvd Ft. Walton Beach, FL Cost is $10. Contact Sheila at 850-689-5850 or sdunning@ufl.edu to register or for more information. Right of Way flyer3 12 2012

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March 12, 2012 CORE Training and Exam

March 12, 2012 127 NW Hollywood Blvd Ft. Walton Beach, FL 8:00-11:00 AM Cost is $10. Contact Sheila at 850-689-5850 or sdunning@ufl.edu to register or for more information. CORE Pesticide 3 12 12

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Commercial Horticulture

The Okaloosa County Extension Office offers the following programs and information: Landscape/Pest Control Regulations You need to know (231KB PDF) Integrated Pest Management Update for Nurseries (342KB PDF) Right of Way Training and Exam (78KB PDF) CORE Training and Exam (29KB PDF) Greenhouse Crop Management (3.26MB PDF)Pruning BMP Skills (4.30MB PDF) Bedding Plants for Florida …

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