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.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
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June 2, 2016
Do you need continuing education units to renew your Florida pesticide applicator license? Read this month's CEU Series article and take Question Set 1.
Submit your answers to Question Set 1. If you answer enough questions correctly, you'll receive a validated attendance form good for one Core CEU.
Farmers use pesticides as one means of controlling the weeds, diseases and insects that threaten their crops. It is estimated that is many instances, food production would fall by some 40% without pest control products. Pesticides are an important part of making sure Americans have access to an abundant supply of safe and healthy foods and agriculture will be able to meet the challenge of feeding a growing world population.