pesticide training

Zoysiagrass Workshop for Horticulture Industry professionals

Zoysiagrass is becoming a very popular turf for new lawns and developments.  Beyond the installation, do you as a landscape maintenance professional know how to properly care for zoysiagrass so that it continues to grow well and look appealing after installation?  Plan to attend the Evidence-based Zoysiagrass Management workshop to learn about specific care techniques …

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Limited Pesticide Trainings Available

Pesticide licenses are required by any lawn or landscape company who will be applying pesticides (including herbicides) as part of their job.  Many lawn professionals who treat plant beds for weeds, only need a Limited pesticide license.  In order to obtain this license, the Florida Department of Agriculture requires that each person attend a 6 …

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Limited Pesticide Renewal Training

Horticulture professionals who hold a Limited Pesticide license are able to gain four renewal credits on Wednesday, November 18 from 8:00 – Noon.  Horticulture Agents from Escambia and Santa Rosa Extension will teach information on product labels and diagnostic techniques for ornamental plant problems.  This will be the last renewal training until March 2016. Must pre …

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