Beginning June 1, UF/IFAS Extension Orange County will begin to safely resume operations on a limited basis from 8:00am-12:00pm, Monday-Friday. Appointments are required by calling 407-254-9200. Tempurature check and completion of COVID-19 questionnaire are required for entry. Face masks are strongly encouraged and social distancing will be observed at all times. Meetings of 10 or less only. 

We are also available to assist you via email, phone or our social media sites.

We look forward to working with you, and please stay safe!

Commercial Horticulture - Landscapes


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Pesticide Applicator Certification

Pesticide Applicator Certification helps program participants obtain and maintain their pesticide licenses and includes exam preparation, administration and license retention with continuing education classes.

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Green Industries - Best Management Practices (BMP)

Best Management Practices Florida Green Industries Best Management Practices Certification (GI-BMP) is mandated by the State of Florida and Orange County’s fertilizer ordinance. All commercial applicators are required to obtain a fertilizer applicator’s license and become GI-BMP certified in order to apply fertilizers and to obtain or renew a local business tax certificate.

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Learning Opportunities and Events

Learning opportunities and events for professionals in the Landscape Maintenance and Pesticide Applicator industries.