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Getting the Best of Pests Green Webinar Series – May 17

The University of Georgia’s Center for Urban Agriculture has developed an online, live, interactive training program that allows individuals to obtain Continuing Education credits from virtually anywhere. The Georgia Department of Agriculture does not limit the number of hours that can be acquired by webinar! All you will need is a computer with internet access and speakers.

TOPICS and SPEAKERS: Bermudagrass Stem maggot in Georgia Hay Fields, Dr. Will Hudson, University of Georgia, Athens; Biology and Management of Spotted Wing Drosophila, Dr. Ash Sial, University of Georgia, Athens

DATE and TIME: May 17, 2017; 7:45 to 10:00 AM EDT (On-line via Internet)

CEU CREDIT: 2 hours categories: CAT 21, CAT 22, CAT 24 OR CAT 27 AND PRIVATE 10


  • 1-10 participants – $10.00 per person
  • 11-20 participants – $7.50 per person
  • 21-100 participants – $5.00 per person
  • More than 100 pay a flat rate of $500

REGISTRATION (closes May 15th, 2017 at noon): To register, go to http://gtbop.com/#pricing and click on the GREEN bar. If you have trouble navigating the process, contact Beth Horne at 770-228-7214. Once payment has been processed you are officially registered.

After Registration and Anytime BEFORE the day of the webinar: Go to http://gtbop.com/getting-ready/ using the computer you will use on the day of the webinar and execute the “Getting Ready Steps”.

On the MORNING OF the webinar:

  1. Whether you are watching alone or with a group you are required to sign and return a sign-in sheet to Beth Horne (gtbop@uga.edu). Everyone is required to sign-in and sign-out on a sign-in sheet. The sign-in sheet can be found at http://gtbop.com/getting-ready/
  2. Sign into Collaborate by 7:40 AM U.S. East Coast Time.

If you are watching the webinar by yourself, you MUST sign into Collaborate with your FIRST and LAST NAME (no abbreviations, nicknames, initials, etc.). We can only award CEUs if we can associate your Collaborate log-in name with your registration.

If two or more people are watching a single screen, the appointed On-Site Facilitator MUST sign into Collaborate as “Company Name hyphen Location” (e.g., “Joe’s Tree Service-Statesboro”).

QUESTIONS? Contact Beth Horne at 770-228-7214 (bhorne@uga.edu). We hope to see you on-line.

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