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Online Training Courses - Monitoring and Scouting


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General Monitoring and Scouting


Dr. Eileen Buss & Dr. Barbra Larson
UF/IFAS Entomology & Nematology Department

The participant will learn techniques for scouting, monitoring, and sampling for pests. By the end of this module, the participant will be able to correctly identify which techniques would work for different pests.

Completion Time: 20-30 minutes
Cost: $15.00 US
  

Sampling for Insects


Dr. Jennifer Gillett-Kaufman
UF/IFAS Entomology & Nematology Department

In this module, the participant will learn how to collect insects for identification and how to preserve insects. The participant will also learn the “do’s” and “don't's” of collecting insects.

Completion Time: 8-10 minutes
Cost: free

Sampling for Diseases


Dr. Jennifer Gillett-Kaufman
UF/IFAS Entomology & Nematology Department

In this module, the participant will learn how to collect samples of plants for disease analysis. The “do’s” and “don’ts” of collecting plant samples will be discussed including the proper collection techniques and where to send samples.

Completion Time: 8-10 minutes
Cost: free

Sampling for Nematodes


Dr. Billy Crow
UF/IFAS Entomology & Nematology Department

In this module, the participant will learn how nematodes affect turf and ornamentals and how to sample for nematodes. Proper sample handling will also be discussed.

Completion Time: 8-10 minutes
Cost: free
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