Published on 01/07/10

Register now for 2010 landscape update, certification training

The University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences will hold the 2010 landscape updates and trainings January 15 and February 26 in Perry. The trainings will cover weed and insect control, soil compaction and thatch, small engine maintenance, cost management and pesticide recertification credits.

The January session will focus on lawns and turf, and the February session will highlight landscape and environment.

Participants will receive multiple hours of commercial pesticide credit from the Georgia Department of Agriculture in category 24 – ornamental and turf, or private pesticide applicator credits in each update for a total of seven hours.

There is a $45 registration for each update.

For more information contact Karen Atkins at or (478) 987-2028. For registration information visit