Wednesday, 13 January 2016

160113 Radio Show | Pesticide Certification, Youth Initiatives & Upcoming Outreach at Bordeaux AgFair

We'll be there at the Bordeaux Fair! Find out why Jan 13, 2016 from 3-4pm on our What's Going on @UVICES Weekly Radio Show
A weekly radio program co-hosted by UVI Extension Staff DaraMonifah Cooper and Christina Chanes sharing lively interviews of UVICES Community Partners, Stakeholders, Administrators, Staff or Current and Past Clients as they share experiences and examples of how we all work together in responding to the needs of the community.



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TODAY'S TOPICS (Jan 13, 2016) with call in guest Dr. Louis E. Petersen, Jr.:
1. Pesticide Applicator Certification Workshops
2. Bordeaux Agricultural & Cultural Vegan Food Fair - CES Participation THIS WEEKEND!
3. Upcoming National Collaboration AgDiscovery 2016 | Flyer | General Info | BROCHURE | Application
4. From the Ground Up Newsletter - Sept 2015
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MORE DETAILS FROM ON TODAY’S SHOW & Other Upcoming Event Details
Pesticide Application Training | AgDiscovery Week | Website Links

1. Pesticide Applicator Certification Workshops
All persons interested in becoming certified pesticide applicators are encouraged to attend the workshop(s) of their choice. See workshop information below. The University of the Virgin Islands Cooperative Extension Service – Pesticide Safety Education Program announces Pesticide Applicator Certification Workshops. The workshops, scheduled for St. Thomas and St. Croix, will be conducted by Dr. HipĆ³lito O'Farrill-Nieves, Extension Entomologist, Agricultural Extension Service, College of Agricultural Sciences, University of Puerto Rico.

For additional information and to register please contact the University of the Virgin Islands Cooperative Extension Service - Stafford Crossman at (340) 692-4071, email scrossm@uvi.edu (St. Croix) or Dr. Louis Petersen at (340) 693-1083, email louis.petersen@live.uvi.edu (St. Thomas) or Dale Morton at (340) 693-1086, email dmorton@live.uvi.edu (St. Thomas).


St. Croix: Industrial, Institutional, Structural and Health Services Pest Control
Date: Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: REC Room 133 Ornamental & Turf Pest Control

Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location: REC Room 133

St. Thomas: Industrial, Institutional, Structural and Health Services Pest Control
Date: Thursday, January 14, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Weiss Conference Room, West Residence Hall

Ornamental & Turf Pest Control
Date: Friday, January 15, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Weiss Conference Room, West Residence Hall

2. AgDiscovery 2016 | Flyer | General Info | BROCHURE | Application Happening for the first time at the University of the Virgin Islands, AgDiscovery is a summer camp outreach program that helps middle through high school aged students explore careers in animal science, veterinary medicine, agribusiness, plant pathology, aquaculture, and much more. This 2-4 week program allows participants to live on a college campus and learn about agricultural science from university professors, practicing veterinarians, industry representatives, and professionals working for the U.S. government. Students who participate in AgDiscovery gain experience through hands-on labs, workshops, field trips and other group and team building activities.

View the 2016 AgDiscovery brochure HERE to learn more about the program. For additional information and to register please contact the University of the Virgin Islands Cooperative Extension Service - Dr. Louis Petersen at (340) 693-1083, email louis.petersen@live.uvi.edu (St. Thomas).

FROM OUR WEBSITE:
· Farmers Marketing Course STT or STX campus | PHOTOS
· Computer Trainings: Classes & Workshops Call (340) 693-4090 (STX) or (340) 693-1081 (STT)

CES PUBLICATIONS:
· Tropical Fruits of the VI Book | Book Cover · From the Ground Up Newsletter - Sept 2015

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