This blog is for Polk County Florida small farms and pesticide applicators as a method of communication and sharing information. This blog is administered by the University of Florida IFAS Extension Polk County Extension Agent, Mary Beth Henry.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
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South Florida Aquatic Plant Management Society
General Meeting Announcement
Thursday, February 28, 2013
8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Charley Katz Community Center
6111 N.W. 10th Street, Margate, FL 33063
8:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.
Registration and Refreshments
8:15 a.m. - 9:05 a.m.
Proper Use of Pesticides, Label Comprehension, Legal Requirements and Enforcement and Legislation Affecting Aquatic Plant Management.
Carlton Layne, Executive Director, Aquatic Ecosystem Restoration Foundation
9:05 a.m. - 9:55 a.m.
Mode of Action of Common Right of Way Herbicides
Lyn Gettys, PhD, University of Florida Center for Aquatic Plants
9:55 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Products Review and Use Patterns of Endothall and Copper Based Herbicides
Jeremy Slade and Craig Smith, United Phosphorus, Inc.
10:50 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.
Maximizing Weed Management with Reward® and Refuge™