Pesticide Safety Training – EPA Releases Pandemic Guidelines Jun 30, 2020

🕔Jun 30, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic is making just about every aspect of life that much more difficult and fulfilling Pesticide Safety Training requirements under these conditions is not different. The EPA has […]

Florida: Pesticide License Testing Resumes at Extension Offices May 18, 2020

🕔May 18, 2020
Due to COVID-19, all pesticide license testing in Florida was suspended for more than six weeks. Now that the state has started to reactivate services, testing will resume at select […]

Mississippi: Online Pesticide Training Available May 11, 2020

🕔May 11, 2020
There is a new online pathway for agricultural producers and applicators to obtain pesticide use certification. The Mississippi State University Extension Service Pesticide Safety Education Program, in partnership with the […]

Illinois: Creative Solutions Ensure Pesticide Applicators Can Go to Work Apr 24, 2020

🕔Apr 24, 2020
While many of us are staying at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, some 37,000 licensed pesticide applicators are going to work, ensuring an abundant food supply and weed- and insect-free […]

Michigan Pesticide Applicators Receive Temporary Emergency License Extension Apr 24, 2020

🕔Apr 24, 2020
Pesticide applicators in Michigan are required to be licensed to apply restricted use pesticides (RUPs) on their own properties or commercially on others’ property. Licenses are categorized as either private […]

Georgia: Critical Pest Control Training Available Online Apr 20, 2020

🕔Apr 20, 2020
The University of Georgia and Georgia Department of Agriculture dicamba training program, Using Pesticides Wisely 2020, will move to online delivery of the remaining sessions. Using Pesticides Wisely (UPW) is […]

California: Online IPM Training Courses, Webinars Available Apr 13, 2020

🕔Apr 13, 2020
This spring if you are looking for options to obtain your continuing education units (CEUs) and not sure where to get them, why not check out the online options that the UC […]

Iowa: Pesticide Certification – Options Available for New Applicators Apr 9, 2020

🕔Apr 9, 2020
The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS) is working with the Governor’s office to address pesticide applicator issues that have arisen due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A Proclamation issued April […]

Florida: Extension Works to Bring Pesticide Licensing Online Mar 26, 2020

🕔Mar 26, 2020
UF/IFAS Extension and the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) are working to identify ways to provide online testing for certified pesticide applicators while in-person testing is unavailable […]

Texas: Auxin CEU Training Available Online Mar 24, 2020

🕔Mar 24, 2020
COVID-19 might have much of the world social distancing, but agricultural crops still must be planted, and producers still have regulations to follow. Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is ready to […]

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