Agriculture and Commercial Horticulture
Some of the programs offered and presented by the Commercial Horticulture Department of Davidson County Extension include:
- Middle Tennessee Landscape Management Short Course
- Commercial Pesticide License
Licenses for Commercial Pest Control Operators are issued in 12 separate categories. To obtain a license in the category for which you are going to do pest control work, you must pass the required exams. Training classes for Category 3, Horticulture, Lawn & Turf (HLT) are made available in January, April, July and October, coinciding with exam dates. The training classes for HLT cover the general standards (CORE), weeds, insects and diseases. For more information on obtaining a commercial license for Category 3, HLT, contact David Cook, UT Extension Agent, Davidson County.
- Pesticide applicators training
For questions or information regarding any of these programs please contact Agricultural and Commercial Horticulture Extension Agent, David Cook, 615-862-5133.