Another opportunity to earn pesticide CEUs is coming up on Tuesday, August 21, 2012 with the UF/IFAS CEU Day. The training will be offered at Manatee County Extension and other area locations via teleconferencing. Up to 6 CEUs are available in numerous pesticide license categories.
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 ID and IPM of pasture weeds and forage tolerance – will focus on
dogfennel, tropical soda apple, blackberry and other briars (Brent Sellers)
1:00-1:50 Managing herbicide applications against development of resistance
2:00-2:25 Seedbank dynamics and long term integrated weed management
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
3:50-4:00 Evaluations and issue CEU attendance forms (Fred Fishel)
In Manatee County registration information is here: bit.ly/SeXH5t. State, county and municipal applicators may attend for free if they bring a lunch or pay $10 to have lunch provided. For other training locations, please contact your local Extension office.