First detector Training: July 16th

We will cover several potential invasive pests from foreign imported plants or that could attack your crops in South Florida.


Palm weevils, Bargrada bug, Slugs and snails, Sugarcane mosaic virus, Fusarium wilt of queen palm and CITEs (exports permit)

Who: Collaborating agencies (CAPS, APHIS, PPQ, NPDN and UF/IFAS Extension will be present in one location)

When: Thursday, July 16th from 9 am until 3 pm (Lunch included with registration)

Where: University of Florida Extension in Miami-Dade County. 18710 SW 288th St. Homestead, FL 33030


FDCAS category CEU’s will be granted for pesticide applicator’s renewal.

Registration link: Online Registration HERE





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Posted: July 1, 2015

Category: Agribusiness, Agriculture, Crops, Horticulture, Pests & Disease, UF/IFAS, UF/IFAS Extension, UF/IFAS Research
Tags: CEU Class, First Detector, Invasive Pest, Miami, Pests, UF, UF/IFAS Extension

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