Green Industries Best Management Practices

When: Most Tuesday Oct. 26, 8:00 am – 3:30 pm
GI-BMP Putnam County Oct 26 Tentative Agenda
Where: UF/IFAS Extension Putnam County Auditorium
111 Yelvington Rd, East Palatka 32131
Cost: $25
Registration Link:
Registration Closes:
Oct. 22nd at 11:59 pm
Refunds must be requested by 5pm October 25. No Refunds after that date.

The Green Industries Best Management Practices (GI-BMPs) are a science-based educational program for Green Industry workers (lawn-care and landscape maintenance professionals), brought to you by UF/IFAS Florida-Friendly Landscaping(TM) program. The GI-BMPs teach environmentally safe landscaping practices that help conserve and protect Florida’s ground and surface waters.

Florida law states that all commercial fertilizer applicators must have a certificate from the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) (s. 482.1562, F.S.). To get this certificate, each commercial applicator must be trained in the GI-BMPs and receive a certificate of completion from UF/IFAS and FDEP.

More information can be found at the Green Industries Best Management Practices (GI-BMP) Website.


Posted: August 30, 2021

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