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Certified Pile Burner Course

Posted on Sunday, September 2, 2018 at 1:13 am

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at West Central Agricultural Center, 7620 SR 471 Bushnell, FL 33513. Admission Fee: $50.00. Lunch is included
The Florida Forest Service and UF/IFAS Extension Sumter County will be conducting a Certified Pile Burner’s Course on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 from 8:30am to 5:00pm at the West Central Florida Agriculture Center in Bushnell, Fl (Sumter County Fairgrounds). This course will allow a landowner to burn piles legally, safely and efficiently. When the weather is dry, certified pile burners will receive priority for authorization to burn. In addition, certified pile burners can burn up to two hours longer per day and get multiple authorizations.
The cost of the class is $50 and includes lunch, materials and exam. Please register early; this class usually is to capacity by mid-August. All attendees must pre-register by September 7, 2018 in order to reserve your spot. To register call DarLinda Duteau of the UF/IFAS Extension Sumter County Office at 352-569-6865.
If you require special assistance due to a disability, please contact our office so we can make the appropriate arrangements at 352-569-6862.