Category Archives: Events

Free Disease Management Seminar

BASF is hosting a half-day disease management seminar for greenhouse and nursery growers on Thursday, June 28 at the UF/IFAS Gulf Coast Research and Education Center in Balm. The focus is on disease control and plant health strategies in ornamentals with … Continue reading

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Upcoming Trainings Offer CEUs

Manatee County Extension Service will hold two training classes in May that offer CEUs for pesticide applicators: May 9: WPS Train the Trainer Workshop: 9am-11am, Manatee County Extension. Need CEU’s? The WPS TTT workshop provides CEUs in several categories. Even … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events & CEU Opportunities

Nov. 9: Florida Ag. Expo, 7:30am-4:20pm, Gulf Coast Research and Education Center. For agenda visit: http://www.floridaagexpo.com/program  Online registration is now closed. But it’s not too late … you can still attend! Walk-Up Registration will start at 7:30 am on Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Increase Your Sales Using the Internet

Is your business earning enough money? Could revenues be higher? Could your business use technology to generate more revenue? Do you have a website? Is it up to date? Is it earning it keep? Could you leverage the marketing power … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events

10/11/11 –  Core and Private Pesticide Applicator Exam Training, Core 9am-11am, Private 11am-1pm, Manatee County Extension Service. Can be taken for exam preparation or CEUs for current license holders. CEU’s available are: 2 in Core for Core class, 2 in … Continue reading

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Beneficial Insects Program Offers CEUs

Manatee County Extension Service will present a program on “Natural Pest Control with Beneficial Insects” for the general public on Tuesday, September 20 from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon. Three pesticide CEUs are available for the following categories:  Private Applicator, … Continue reading

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Hot New Products

Coming Soon:  Greenhouse Grower is airing a webinar to introduce new products for greenhouse operations.  The products, including new equipment, shade cloth, chemicals and others, were featured at last month’s OFA Short Course in Columbus, Ohio. View the free webinar on your … Continue reading

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