As we continue to monitor COVID-19 in Florida, I wanted to take a moment to update our UF/IFAS Extension community about our current status, best practices and next steps. The personal health and safety of everyone in the ... READ MORE
A pesticide application course taught in Spanish is being offered on March 29th, 8:30 am to 5:30 pm. This is a licensing class and exam for commercial landscape maintenance employees who need to apply pesticides in landscape beds. It is commonly ... READ MORE
1. Wednesday and Thursday, October 21 and 22
Palm Management in the Florida Landscape (Palm School)
There’s a limit of 40 for this class and we’re almost there.
So register today to guarantee your space:
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The recent discovery of rose rosette disease (RRD) in Florida threatens the State's $20 million rose nursery industry as well as retail sales and landscape use. RRD is caused by rose rosette virus that is vectored by an eriophyid mite. Already ... READ MORE
Collier County is announcing a CEU class (July 13th) and Tropical Fruit Workshop and Tree Sale (July 20th).
Thanks for Dr. Doug Caldwell, Collier County Cooperative Extension for submitting this information to UF-IFAS Pest Alert. Further ... READ MORE
Have you ever been to the UF-IFAS Marion County Master Gardener Spring Festival?
March 9th, 8am-5pm
March 10th, 9am-4pm
2232 NE Jacksonville Rd, Ocala
Gardening, education and fun! Dozens of vendors as well as children's activities ... READ MORE
Are you interested in the latest whitefly information in Florida?
Whiteflies are expanding as a critical pest ornamental pest in many parts of Florida.
A Polycom video-conferenced in-service training for University of Florida county ... READ MORE