Friday, April 20, 2012 - Extension Offers Aquatic Weed Control Exam Prep May 4Management of algae, hydrilla and other aquatic vegetation is often necessary for even the healthiest of Florida's waterways. This vegetation, if not properly maintained, can lead to flooding during the rainy season. Improper management may also result in fish kills and decreased aesthetic and property values.
On Friday, May 4, 2012, Natural Resources Extension Agent with the University of Florida /St. Lucie County Extension Ken Gioeli will be teaching a course designed to prepare students to successfully complete the Aquatic Weed Control Pesticide Licensing Exam. Several special topics will be addressed including:
Aquatic Weed Identification
Equipment Calibration Calculations
The registration fee is $20. Pre-registration is required. Register online at http://stlucie.ifas.ufl.edu. Call 772-462-1660 for information.
Pesticide licensing exam available after training.
When: Friday, May 4 from 8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. (training) *Exam after training
Where: St. Lucie Extension, 8400 Picos Road, Ste 101, Fort Pierce
Registration Fee: $20. Register online at http://stlucie.ifas.ufl.edu
Training Manual: SM-003 Aquatic Pest Control - 800-226-1764