Thursday, June 15, 2023
Managing Fire Ants and Other Invasive Ants
Dr. Jeremy Pickens
Time and Session Location
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
CEUs Available (Pending Approval)
GA CAT 24 & 10 (1 CEU each), TN, SC, NC, NC Contractor & GCLP
included with conference ticket
What You Will Learn:
This presentation will provide an overview of fire ant management in landscapes and nursery settings. Learn how to properly use baits and other tools for invasive ant management.
More About the Presenter (s):
Dr. Jeremy Pickens is an Assistant Extension Professor of Horticulture at Auburn University. He has statewide responsibility for the commercial horticulture industry at the Ornamental Horticulture Research Center. Extension programming is the major driver behind many of his research projects. While his primary responsibilities revolve around ornamental production, he also works with a variety of specialty crops including Christmas trees and greenhouse vegetables.