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Landscape U - Pest Management Series

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Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 8:00 AM - Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

Landscape U - Pest Management Series

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Pest Management Basics - Thursday 10/9/14 Ended $30.00 $2.64
Turf Pest Management- Wednesday 11/5/14 Ended $30.00 $2.64
Pests of Trees, Shrubs & Groundcovers - Thursday 12/11/14 Ended $30.00 $2.64
Palms Pests - Thursday 2/12/15 Ended $30.00 $2.64
Pests of Annual & Perennial Flowers - Thursday 3/12/15 Ended $30.00 $2.64
Specialist Update - Thursday 4/9/15 Ended $30.00 $2.64

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 Landscape U - Pest Management Series
October 9, November 5, December 11, 2014
&
 February 11, March 12, April 9, 2015
(please note there is no January class) 

8:00am-1:00pm 

$30 per class - Take one or take them all! CEUs Available!
Register early - class size limited to 50

UF/IFAS Extension Orange County
6021 S. Conway Rd.
Orlando, FL 32812

 Get the dirt on Pest Management in this series of classes for Landscape & Pest Control professionals! Taught by our knowledgeable Extension Agents and Industry Professionals, each session includes hands on activities for your learning pleasure! 

AGENDA 

Thursday, October 9, 2014 – Introduction to Pest Management 

 

8:00 – 8:30 am - Registration
8:30 – 9:00 am - Introduction to Integrated Pest Management
                                                Liz Felter, Ph.D., UF/IFAS Extension Orange County
9:00 – 9:50 am - Insect Biology
                                                Matt Lollar, UF/IFAS Extension Seminole County
9:50 – 10: 40 - Diseases – What They Are and How They Work
                                                Jennifer Pelham, UF/IFAS Extension Orange County
10:40 – 11:00 am – Break
11:00 - 11:45 am - Nematode Biology
                                                Roi Levin, Environmental Pest & Lawn Services
11:45 – 12:30 pm - The Basics of Weed Management
                                                Lloyd Singleton, UF/IFAS Extension Sumter County
12:30 – 1:00 PM – Hands-on Identification of Pests
                                                Celeste White, UF/IFAS Extension Orange County

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 – Turf Pest Management 

8:00 – 8:30 am - Registration
8:30 – 9:30 am – Turf Insects and Their Control
                                                Tom MacCubbin, Emeritus UF/IFAS Extension Orange County
9:30 – 10:00 am – Nematodes of Turf and their Management
                                                Roi Levin, Environmental Pest & Lawn Services
10:00 – 10:15 am - Break
10:15 – 11:15 am – Diseases of Turf and Their Management
                                                Tom MacCubbin, Emeritus UF/IFAS Extension Orange County
11:15 – 12:15 pm - Managing Weeds in Turf
                                                Tom MacCubbin, Emeritus UF/IFAS Extension Orange County
12:15 – 12:30 pm – Environmental Issues in Turf
                                                Celeste White, UF/IFAS Extension Orange County
12:30 – 1:00 PM – Hands-on Identification of Pests
                                                Celeste White, UF/IFAS Extension Orange County 

Thursday, December 11, 2014 – Pests of Trees, Shrubs and Groundcovers 

8:00 – 8:30 am - Registration
8:30 – 9:30 am – Insects of Trees, Shrubs and Groundcovers and Their Management                                                                                          Tom MacCubbin, Emeritus UF/IFAS Extension Orange County
9:30 – 10:00 am – Nematodes of Shrubs and Their Management
                                                Roi Levin, Environmental Pest & Lawn Services
10:00 – 10:15 am - Break
10:15 – 11:15 am – Diseases of Trees, Shrubs and Groundcovers and Their Management
                                                Celeste White, UF/IFAS Extension Orange County
11:15 – 12:30 pm – Abiotic Problems of Trees, Shrubs and Groundcovers
                                                Lloyd Singleton, UF/IFAS Extension Sumter County
12:30 – 1:00 PM – Hands-on Identification of Pests
                                                Celeste White, UF/IFAS Extension Orange County 

Thursday, February 12, 2015 – Palms Pests

8:00 – 8:30 am - Registration
8
:30 – 9:15 am – Palm Insects and Their Management
                                                Monica Elliott, Ph.D., UF/IFAS Extension
9:15 – 10:00 am – Herbicide and Environmental Issues of Palms
                                                Tim Broschat, Ph.D., UF/IFAS Extension
10:00 – 10:15 am - Break 
10:15 – 11:30 am – Palm Diseases and Their Management
                                                Monica Elliott, Ph.D., UF/IFAS Extension
11:30 – 12:30 pm – Palm Nutritional Problems and Their Management
                                                Tim Broschat, Ph.D., UF/IFAS Extension
12:30 – 1:00 PM – Hands-on Identification of Pests
                                                Celeste White, UF/IFAS Extension Orange County 

Thursday, March 12, 2015 – Pests of Annual and Perennial Flowers 

8:00 – 8:30 am - Registration
8:30 – 9:30 am – Diseases of Annual and Perennial Flowers and Their Management                                                                                         David Norman, Ph.D., UF/IFAS Extension
9:30 – 10:00 am – Nematodes of Annual and Perennial Flowers and their Management
                                                Roi Levin, Environmental Pest & Lawn Services
10:00 – 10:15 am - Break
10:15 – 11:15 am – Managing Weeds in Annual and Perennial Flowers
                                                Chris Marble, Ph.D., UF/IFAS Extension
11:15 – 12:00 pm – Beneficial and Harmful Insects of Annual and Perennial Flowers
                                                Miguel Garces, Valley Crest
12:00 – 12:30 pm – Abiotic Problems of Annual and Perennial Flowers
                                                Lloyd Singleton, UF/IFAS Extension Sumter County
12:30 – 1:00 PM – Hands-on Identification of Pests
                                               Celeste White, UF/IFAS Extension Orange County 

Thursday, April 9, 2015 - Specialist Update 

8:00 – 8:30 am - Registration
8:30 – 9:20 am – Insect Management Update

                                                  Catharine Mannion, Ph.D., UF/IFAS Extension
9:   9:20 – 10:00 am – Nematode Management Update
                                                Billy Crow, Ph.D., UF/IFAS Extension
     10:00 – 10:20 am - Break
     10:20 – 11:10 am – Weed Management Update
                                                Ramon Leon, Ph.D., UF/IFAS Extension
     11:10 – 12:00 pm – Disease Management Update 

Shad Ali, Ph.D., UF/IFAS Extension 

 

CEUs

Oct 9 - Into to PMU / 4 CORE 482 & 487, .5 Natural Areas, O&T, Private Ag, Right of Way

Nov 5– Turf  / 4 Commercial L&O, Ltd. L &O, Natural Areas, O&T, Private Ag, Right of Way 

Dec 11 – Trees, Shrubs &Groundcovers / 4 Commercial L&O, Ltd. L&O, Ltd. Commercial Landscape Maintenance, Natural Areas, O&T, Private Ag, Right of Way 
Feb 12 – Palms / 1 -Ltd. Urban Fertilizer, 3 Commercial L&O, Ltd. L&O, Ltd. Commercial Landscape Maintenance, Natural Areas, O&T, Private Ag, Right of Way 

Mar 12 - Annuals & Perennials / 5 Ltd. Commercial L&O, Ltd. L&O, Ltd. Commercial Landscape Maintenance,  Natural Areas, O&T, Private Ag, Right of Way 

Apr 8 - Specialist Update / 4 - Commercial L&O, Ltd. L&O, Ltd. Landscape Maintenance, Natural Areas, Private Ag., Right of Way

 

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When & Where


Orange County Extension Education Center
6021 South Conway Road
Orlando, FL 32812

Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 8:00 AM - Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 1:00 PM (EDT)


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