Friday, February 12, 2010

Bee College in St. Augustine

On March 12-13th, the UF Honey Bee Research and Extension lab will be offering the 3rd annual Bee College at UF Whitney Marine labs in St. Augustine, FL. The Bee College is Florida’s largest educational honey bee event.

We have over 20 speakers from around the country, several hands-on workshops, and of course our annual honey show. A complete schedule, speaker bios, general info, and honey show rules can be found at (click Bee College on the left).

In addition, we will be offering a restricted use pesticide certification class, African bee training for First Responders and Pest Control Operators, and USDA-ID/FABIS African bee identification training, with anticipated CEU credits offered.
For a complete brochure, please see!

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Mosquito Control Workshop

The Seventh Arbovirus Surveillance & Mosquito Control Workshop Sponsored by American Mosquito Control Association, USDA/CMAVE, and Florida Mosquito Control Association is scheduled for St. Augustine, Florida, on March 23-25, 2010. State, regional, national and international speakers will present the latest information on disease and vector control. CEUs are provided.

Link to the schedule and registration information are available on the UF/IFAS Pest Alert site.

The UF/IFAS Pest Alert WWW site is available at .
Instructions for subscribing and unsubscribing to the UF/IFAS Pest Alert listserv are available on site.