Green Industry

Green Industry – BMP training

As of January 2014 all companies applying fertilizer, commercially “for hire”, will be required to hold a fertilizer applicators license.  In order to obtain this license you must first become GI-BMP certified. 2014 isn’t that far away.  Take the time to attend class this summer.  Don’t wait to the last minute and have to scramble …

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Landscape Professionals Updates: Jan-Feb

There are several events for landscape professionals to look for in 2013.  There will continue to be Pesticide training, GI-BMP trainings, and other special event.  Below are two great events coming up. ]  

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Green Industry – BMP Training

As of January 2014 all companies applying fertilizer, commercially “for hire”, will be required to hold a fertilizer applicators license.  In order to obtain this license you must first become GI-BMP certified. 2014 isn’t that far away.  Take the time to attend a class this fall.  Don’t wait to the last minute and have to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2012/08/22/green-industry-bmp-training/

Palm Care Tips for the Green Industry!

Every landscape manager, especially on the gulf coast, wants to add the tropical feel to their landscape.  The chief way to achieve this is by incorporating palms and other tropical plants to their surroundings.  As a landscape installation or maintenance professional, one would like to care for it properly as with any other plant.  I would …

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