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UF/IFAS Extension Pesticide Applicator CEU Day August 21

University of Florida IFAS CEU Day

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT (8:00 AM – 3:00 PM Central)

An opportunity for licensed pesticide applicators to earn CEUs will be held August 21, 2012 from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT or 8:00 – 3:00 Central Tiem. An applicator will be able to earn up to 6 FDACS-approved CEUs in various categories for pesticide licensing recertification credit. The event will be conducted via Video Conference from participating UF/IFAS county extension offices, several main campus sites and research and education centers. If you’re interested in attending, please contact your local site host for more details.  Some locations will be providing a lunch and will charge a small registration fee to cover expenses of the event.

Agenda  (All times eastern time zone)

8:30-9:00         Registration (7:30 – 8:00 Central)

9:00-9:50         Vegetation management in forests and transmission lines (Patrick Minogue)

10:00-10:50     Integrating biological controls and herbicides (Jim Cuda)

11:00-11:50     Identification and integrated management of pasture weeds and forage tolerance (Brent Sellers)

11:50-1:00       Lunch

1:00-1:50         Managing herbicide applications against development of resistance (William Haller)

2:00-2:25         Seed bank dynamics and long term integrated weed management (Ramon Leon)

2:25-2:50         Herbicide injury to vegetables from off-target sprays (Peter Dittmar)

3:00-3:25         Integrated management of cogongrass (Greg MacDonald)

3:25-3:50         New and/or difficult to control upland, wetland, and aquatic invasive plants (Ken Langeland)

3:50-4:00         Evaluations and issue CEU attendance forms (Fred Fishel)


 Available CEUs 

Private 6
Aerial 2
Ag   Row 5
Ag   Tree 3.5
Aquatic 5
Demo/Res 6
Forest 6
Natural   Areas Weed Management 6
Ornamental   & Turf 3.5
Right-of-Way 6
Pest   Control Operator (Lawn & Ornamental) 3.5
Limited   Lawn & Ornamental 3.5
Limited   Commercial Landscape Maintenance 3.5
Total Up to 6


Host Sites in the Florida Panhandle 

Host Site Location Contact Email Address Phone #
Santa Rosa Co. Ext.   Office 5259 Booker Ln.,
Jay, FL 32565
John AtkinsMike Donahoe srcextag@ufl.edumcd@ufl.edu 800-675-6654
North FL Research   & Education Center UF/IFAS NFREC,
155 Research Road, Quincy, FL 32351
Andria Charlene Cupp   Kinch accupp@ufl.edu 850-875-7101
Calhoun Co. Ext.   Office 20816 Central Ave East, Suite 1 Blountstown,   FL  32424 Judy Ludlow judy.ludlow@ufl.edu 850-674-8323
Jackson Co. Ext.   Office 2741   Pennsylvania Ave,Marianna,   FL 32448 Doug Mayo demayo@ufl.edu 850-482-9620
Walton Co. Ext. Office 732   N 9th Street, DeFuniak Springs, FL 32433 Mindy Hittle mhittle.mcnair@ufl.edu 850-892-8443

Doug Mayo

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