Wednesday, April 29, 2009
Friday, April 17, 2009
We all know that before they can get to the wood, subterranean termites have to move a lot of dirt. Around many structures, "dirt" often means sand. Now you can see how they do it. Dr. Nan-Yao Su and his Ph.D. graduate student Hou-Feng Li posted videos on the Web that show excavating, loading, moving and then depositing sand grains from a number of angles. You can view the videos at http://flrec.ifas.ufl.edu/ent_nem/structural_entomology_su_videos.shtml.
"Three kinds of blood vessels are arteries, vanes and caterpillars." – answer written on a high school science test.
Wednesday, April 15, 2009
The University of Florida's 14th Annual Southeast Pest Management Conference (SEPMC) is May 3-6, 2009. Detailed information can be found at:
Desperate for CEUs? Earn up to 20 CEUs! Aquatic, ROW, natural areas, forestry, private applicator, core and more are available. For a listing see: http://www.conference.ifas.ufl.edu/aw/pdfs/CEU09.pdf
Regular Registration Deadline April 17th!
2009 Aquatic Weed Control Short Course - May 4-7, 2009, Coral Springs Marriott, Coral Springs, Florida
FNGLA is offering a great deal of only $75 pre-registration and $25 for educators and students, so sign up now!
Tell your friends about it. To register, go to https://www.fngla.org/flori-seminar/fsRegistration.asp.