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.
Thursday, May 29, 2014
Earn Up to 5 C.E.U. Credits at the June 26th Meeting
South Florida Aquatic Plant Management Society
General Meeting Announcement
Thursday, June 26, 2014
8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Broward College - Central Campus
3501 S.W. Davie Road
Davie, FL 33314
8:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.
Registration and Refreshments
8:15 a.m. - 9:05 a.m.
Pithophora - Black Algae: Identification, Lab Testing, Control Techniques
Kevin Ripp, Aquafix, Inc.
1 Aquatic CEU
9:05 a.m. - 9:55 a.m.
Integrated Pest Management In Aquatic, Right-of-Way, and Natural Areas
Dr. Lyn Gettys, University of Florida
1 Natural Area OR 1 Right-of-Way OR 1 Aquatic CEU
9:55 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Special Equipment for Aquatic Weed Control
John Farrell, Florida Aquatic Lake Management
1 Core CEU
10:50 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.
Protecting Water Quality - Commercial Drainage Applications
Kevin Hart, South Broward Drainage District
Rose Butman-Bechard & Wendy Shaw of Allstate Resource Management, Inc.
1 Aquatic CEU
11:40 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Restoration and Maintenance of Public Park Waterways and Wetlands
John Cimbaro, Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission
1 Natural Area CEU
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Complimentary Lunch Sponsored by Kevin Ripp of
*5 C.E.U.'s will be available for licensed professionals