First Detector Statewide Pest Update

UF-IFAS and FDACS-DPI have organized a statewide pest update for Wednesday, April 27, 2016 from 10am-12pm.


The following topics will be discussed:

  • Oriental Fruit Fly Eradication
  • Giant African Land Snail Eradication
  • Old World Bollworm
  • Disease Update
  • Interagency First Detector Training Opportunities


The training will be held as a statewide Polycom Pest Update and the conference ID is 7832000


Current locations for available training registration include:


UF Gainesville McCarty Hall, Room G001:

UF Entomology Dept. Room 1027

CREC- Ben Hill Griffin, Jr. Citrus Hall teaching lab:

MREC – Apopka/Research Complex/183 & Apopka/Learning Complex/B-111:

FLREC Room T-103:

GREC Main conference room:


EREC Administration Building Conference Room 2

Collier Conference Room

Flagler Classroom

Manatee County

Indian River Research and Education Center: Room 100

Hernando County


For your convenience, you can link to the location for your registration above.


For your information, FDACS-DPI has obtained one CEU for the following categories:

  • Private Applicator
  • Demonstration and Research
  • Forestry
  • Ornamental and Turf
  • Regulatory Pest Control



Posted: April 1, 2016

Category: Pests & Disease
Tags: Pest, Statewide Pest Update

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