2020 Tri-County Crop Update and Pesticide Training
Posted by Barbara L. Edmonds at Mark W. Warren's request.
This meeting/ trade show is cooperatively offered by UF/ IFAS Extension: Levy, Gilchrist, and Dixie counties and provided by state and regional faculty from UF Gainesville campus and North Florida Research and Education Centers; Quincy, Marianna, and Suwannee Valley-Live Oak.
This year’s program includes presenters from several interests related to row crop production across the Lower Suwannee Valley Region. Presentations include; variety selection, nutritional management, regulatory compliance, 4-R Nutrient Stewardship, pest management and pesticide safety.
Thursday, January 30
Suwannee River Fairgrounds
17851 90 Ave, Fanning Springs, FL 32693
8 am – 4 pm
$5. materials fee.
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9 am Registration/Sign in
9:30 – 12pm Morning Sessions
12 pm Lunch provided by Farm Credit
12 – 1:30 pm Trade Show
1:30 – 3:30 pm Afternoon Sessions
3:30 – 4:30 pm Pesticide License Testing
NEW THIS YEAR! Chapter 487 pesticide exam following this program are now required to acquire an FDACS Exam Voucher prior to testing. Go to https://aesecomm.freshfromflorida.com/Default.aspx, select Chapter 487 tab, select the appropriate tab (recertification, new license…), and complete the form. A voucher number will be immediately provided and must be provided for testing. Questions on this or other changes, contact Mark W. Warren, Commercial Agriculture/Row Crop Agent, 352-486-5131.
Lunch provided by Farm Credit of Florida. Special thanks for their continued support of UF/ IFAS Extension. To help support this educational effort, allied partners have provided sponsorship and will be on-site to meet and speak with you about their products/ services.