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Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Best Management Practices

UF/IFAS Extension in Osceola County

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 8:30 AM (EST)

Kissimmee, FL

Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Best Management Practices

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Best Management Practices for Protection of Water Quality - February 25th 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Event Details

 $15 per person, non-refundable fee by February 20, 2014. $20 general registration fee after February 20, 2014, if space is available.

This training is a science-based educational program aimed at Green Industry workers, brought to you by the University of Florida IFAS Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ program. This program teaches landscaping practices that help conserve and protect Florida's ground and surface waters.

PHOTO ID IS REQUIRED AT REGISTRATION.

AGENDA

· Introduction and Pre-test

(You must take the pre-test at the beginning of the training to receive certification.)

· Overview of the Florida-Friendly Best Management Practices

· Lawn/Landscape Cultural and Fertilization Best Management Practices

· Break (visit the Native Plant Show next door!)

· Fertilizer Best Management Practices

· Pesticide Best Management Practices

· Review

· Post-Test and CEUs

   

CEU's for Pesticide (maximum of 4):

· General Standards / Core - 2

· Limited Urban Fertilizer - 2

· Commercial L & O -  2

· Limited L & O - 2

· O & T - 2

· Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance - 2

· Private Applicator - 2

· Plus 4 (four) FNGLA CEU's available

Who should attend:

  • Anyone working in lawn care, pest control, landscaping, or irrigation
  • Property managers
  • City and County employees including parks, stormwater, procurement, and planning
  • Landscape architects/designers

Who you should attend:

  • All commercial fertilizer applicators must have a license from the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. To obtain this license, each commercial fertilizer applicator must first be trained in the Florida-Friendly Best Management Practices and receive a certificate of completion.
  • Green Industries worker choose to participate in the program to better serve their clients
  • Regulatory agencies need to keep contract specification updated with the new state requirements

Attendees receive:

 

 

Need to pay with check or Money order?   

PRINT A MAILABLE REGISTRATION FORM HERE

Have questions about Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Best Management Practices? Contact UF/IFAS Extension in Osceola County

When & Where



UF/IFAS Extension Services in Osceola County
1921 Kissimmee Valley Lane
Kissimmee, FL 34744

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 8:30 AM (EST)


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