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2 New Classes Offered To Growers

Core and Private Applicator Training and Exams To be offered at: Manatee County Extension Service Time/Date: Core 10am-12pm March 19, Private 10am-12pm March 20 Two separate exam prep classes will be held to help you prepare for the Core and … Continue reading

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Items of Interest

You may be interested in these upcoming programs: Oct. 1 Annie’s Project Sarasota/Manatee: A 7 week session for farm women held 1 night per week. Please see the flyer for more details.  Registration deadline is Sept. 24 Oct. 2 Vegetable … Continue reading

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Farm Labor Supervisor Training

UF/IFAS Extension is offering a one-day training program in English or Spanish for anyone who supervises farm/ag labor including growers, contractors, crew leaders, drivers, and office staff.  In our area, the program will be held at the Gulf Coast Research and Education Center … Continue reading

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UF/IFAS CEU Day on August 21

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 … Continue reading

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Business Marketing and Management Seminar

Winfield Solutions will host a business seminar at the Gulf Coast Research and Education Center in Balm on Tuesday, July 31, 2012 from 9:00am to 1:00pm. Dr. Charlie Hall from Texas A&M and Dr. Alan Hodges from the University of Florida will … Continue reading

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“Exporting to Canada” Workshop

If you ship plants to Canada or are thinking of doing so, consider attending this upcoming workshop on “Exporting to Canada”.  It will be held at the Mid-Florida Research and Education Center in Apopka on Tuesday, July 31, 9:30 – 2:00.  FNGLA … Continue reading

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CEU Roundup Coming July 11th

Manatee Extension will host the following CEU event. This event offers quite a list of CEUs. The Pesticide Information Office, in cooperation with the Florida Turfgrass Association (FTGA), has scheduled the Great CEU Roundup for Wednesday, July 11 from 9:00 … Continue reading

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