Media Release

July Commercial Horticulture Program

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 1:15 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County Office is pleased to announce the following Commercial Horticulture Program for July, 2014. This program is being offered by Aparna Gazula, Commercial Horticulture Agent, at the UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County Office (2800 NE 39 Avenue, Gainesville).

The Great CEU Round-Up – July 9, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Florida Turfgrass Association (FTGA) has teamed up with the Institute of Food & Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) to present “The Great CEU Round-Up,” a full day of education that will be simulcast to locations around Florida from the University of Florida, Gainesville via “PolyCom.”  The Round-Up has been designed to award up to six CEU’s to attendees in some of the most difficult to attain subject areas, including aquatic weed control, natural areas, right-of-way and forestry, among others.

Pre-registration cost: *IFAS employees: $10 (on-site registration $15), *public employees: $25 (on-site registration $37.50), and *industry professionals: $50 (on-site registration $75). Lunch will be provided.

Pre-registration deadline is July 1 (on-site pricing goes in effect), and registration closes on July 7.  To register and for additional information about this program, contact Aparna Gazula at 352-955-2402.

Visit the Extension Office calendar for additional programs offered by the UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County.

An Equal Opportunity Institution. Extension Service, University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Nick T. Place, Dean. Single copies of Extension publications (excluding 4-H and youth publications) are available free to Florida residents from county Extension offices. Information about alternate formats is available from IFAS Communications, University of Florida, PO Box 110810, Gainesville, FL 32611-0810.



If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).