Seminar Nears For Green Pesticide Applications
By Space Coast Daily // March 19, 2012
BREVARD COUNTY • COCOA, FLORIDA – The University of Florida Brevard County Extension Service and the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences will offer pesticide training classes to the public in April.
A Green Industries Short Course will be held April 24 through 26 at the Cocoa Extension Office.
The three-day seminar is designed for pesticide applicators needing certification in ornamental and turf categories.
Green pesticides refer to all types of nature-oriented and beneficial pest control materials that contribute to reduce the pest population and increase food production.
The cost is $210 for the entire seminar and pre-registration is required.
To register, or for more information, call the Cocoa Extension office at 321-633-1702 or visit http://brevard.ifas.ufl.edu