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Texas Phoenix Palm Decline (TPPD) & Red Ring Disease of Palms - CEU is a Course

Texas Phoenix Palm Decline (TPPD) & Red Ring Disease of Palms - CEU

Started Mar 30, 2018
2.0 credits

$15 Enroll

Full course description

This program is approved by FDACS to award State of Florida Pesticide Applicator CEUs to program participants who complete the course.

Texas Phoenix Palm Decline (TPPD) is a palm disease caused by a phytoplasma, a specialized unculturable bacterium without a cell wall, and has symptoms almost identical to lethal yellowing. Red ring disease affects coconut palms and is caused by the red ring nematode (Bursaphelenchus cocophilus), though this nematode may also be known as the coconut palm nematode. The learning objectives are to understand the following regarding the diseases and pests:


• Hosts
• Distribution
• Damage
• Life Cycle
• Identification
• Monitoring
• Control
• Sample Submission


List of approved CEU categories

Category Name Approved CEU
FOREST PEST CONTROL 2
ORNAMENTAL AND TURF PEST CONTROL 2
AG ROW CROP PEST CONTROL 2
AG TREE CROP PEST CONTROL 2
PRIVATE APPLICATOR AG PEST CONTROL 2
COMMERCIAL LAWN AND ORNAMENTAL 2
LIMITED CERTIFICATION LAWN AND ORNAMENTAL 2
LIMITED CERTIFICATION COMMERCIAL LANDSCAPE MAINT. 2
NATURAL AREAS WEED MGMT 2