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Landscape U

Orange County Extension Education Center

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM (EDT)

Landscape U

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Plant & Soils Basics 10/8/13 Ended $10.00 $1.54
Turfgrass 11/12/13 Ended $10.00 $1.54
Ornamental Plants 12/10/13 Ended $10.00 $1.54
Trees 1/14/14 Ended $10.00 $1.54
Palms 2/11/14 Ended $10.00 $1.54
Annuals & Perennials 3/11/14 Ended $10.00 $1.54
Pest Management Update 4/8/14 Ended $10.00 $1.54

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 Landscape U
October 8, November 12, December 10, 2013
&
January 14, February 11, March 11, April 8*, 2014
8:00am-12:00pm
*

$10 per class - Take one or take them all! CEUs Available!

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

 Get the dirt on the basics of horticulture 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

October 8 – Plant and Soil Basics  

8: 30 – 9:15am                   Plant Biology, Growth and Development

9:15 – 10: 15am                 Soils and pH

10:15 – 10:30am                Break

10: 30 – 11:15am               Nutrients and Fertilizers

11:15 am – 12:00Noon     Enviroscape/ Leaching demonstration

 

Nov. 12 – Turfgrass 
       
8:30 – 9:00am                    Turf Types and Selection

9:00 – 9:15am                    Turf Establishment

9:15 – 10:00am                  Turf Maintenance

10:00 – 10:15am                Break

10:15 – 11:00am                Equipment maintenance

11:00 am – 12:00Noon     Turf Pests

 

Dec 10 – Ornamental Plants  

8:30 – 9:00am                    Identification of Common Central Florida shrubs/ground covers

9:00 – 9:30am                    Right plant/right place

9:30 – 9:45am                    Planting and Establishment

9:45 – 10:15am                  Maintenance

10:15 – 10:30am               Break

10:30 – 11:15am               Insect and Disease Pests

11:15 – 12:00Noon           Plant/Pest ID Activity

 

Jan. 14 2014 - Trees  

8: 30 – 9:00am                   Identification of Common Central Florida Trees

9:00 – 9:15am                    Right Tree/Right Place

9:15 – 10:00am                  Planting and Establishment

10:00 – 10:15am               Break

10:15 – 11:15am               Pruning

11:15 – 12:00Noon           Insect and Disease Pests

 

Feb. 11 - Palms

        8:30 – 8:45am                    Palm Physiology

8:45 – 9:30am                    Palm selection and ID

9:30 – 9:45am                    Planting and transplanting

9:45 – 10:00am                 Break

10:00 – 10:30am               Fertilization and nutritional deficiencies

10:30 – 10:45am               Pruning

10:45 – 11:00am               Palm Physiological Problems

11:00 – 12:00Noon           Insect and Disease Pests

 

March 11 – Annuals and Perennials

8:30 – 8:55am                   Common Annuals in Central Florida

8:55 – 9:20am                   Common Perennials in Central Florida

9:20 – 9:40am                   Selection

9:40 – 10:00am                 Planting and establishment

10:00 – 10:15am               Break

10:15 – 11:00am               Butterfly Gardening

11:00 -11:30am                 Alternatives for Color

11:30 – 12:00Noon           Insect and Disease Pests

  

April 8 – Pest Management Update  *8:00am-12:30pm

8:30 – 9:30am                   Ornament Diseases 

9:30 –10:20am                  Nematodes of Turf & Ornamentals  

10:20 – 10:30am               Break 

10:30 – 11:30am               Turf Weeds 

11:30 – 12:30Noon           Insects of Ornamentals & Turf  

 

CEUs 

Oct 8 – Plants & Soils  / 4 Ltd. Urban Fertilizer, Ltd. L&O, Ltd. Commercial Landscape Maintenance, O&T, Private Ag, Right of Way 

Nov 11 – Turfgrass / 2 Ltd. Urban Fertilizer, Ltd. L&O, Ltd. Commercial Landscape Maintenance,  O&T, Private Ag, Right of Way 

Dec 10 – Ornamental Plants / 1 Ltd. Urban Fertilizer, Ltd. L&O, Ltd. Commercial Landscape Maintenance,  O&T, Private Ag, Right of Way 

Jan 11 –Trees / 1 Ltd. Urban Fertilizer, Ltd. L&O, Ltd. Commercial Landscape Maintenance,  O&T, Private Ag, Right of Way 

Feb 11 – Palms / 2 -Ltd. Urban Fertilizer, 1 Ltd. L&O, Ltd. Commercial Landscape Maintenance,  O&T, Private Ag, Right of Way 

Mar 11 - Annual & Perennial Flowers / none

Apr 8 - PMU / 4 - Commercial L&O, Ltd. Landscape Maintenance, Ltd. L&O, Private Ag., Right of Way

 

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Have questions about Landscape U? Contact Orange County Extension Education Center

When & Where


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

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM (EDT)


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