Texas: Virtual Continuing Education Trainings, Feb. 23-25 Feb 19, 2021

🕔Feb 19, 2021
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Travis County will present a virtual Texas Department of Agriculture, TDA, continuing education unit training conference Feb. 23-25 The conference will provide a total of […]

EPA Management of 24(c) Pesticide Labels “Insufficient and Risky” – DTN Feb 16, 2021

🕔Feb 16, 2021
EPA’s oversight of state Section 24(c) labels is poorly managed, risky to the public and environment and needs an overhaul, the agency’s Inspector General said in a report issued Wednesday. […]

Pesticides: Those 24(c) Labels Look Doubtful After EPA’s Sudden Decision – DTN Nov 9, 2020

🕔Nov 9, 2020
State regulators are reeling from a sudden apparent policy change by EPA that will make restricting pesticides — such as dicamba — beyond the federal label much harder for states […]

South Carolina: Pesticide Certification Renewal Deadline, Testing Postponed Apr 3, 2020

🕔Apr 3, 2020
State officials have adopted an emergency regulation that will give pesticide applicators in South Carolina the opportunity to extend renewal of their operating licenses until the end of the year. […]

Louisiana Cotton, Soybeans: Seed Treatments and Pesticide Regulations – Podcast Apr 3, 2020

🕔Apr 3, 2020
R.L., Dennis, and Kylie talk about current crop conditions and working remotely.  Kylie interviews Dr. Sebe Brown about seed treatments in cotton and soybeans.  Kim Brown talks about current pesticide […]

Minnesota: Chlorpyrifos – Remember Best Management Practices, Respirator Requirements Aug 8, 2018

🕔Aug 8, 2018
The challenges posed by soybean aphid resistance to pyrethroid insecticides have resulted in more growers turning to insecticides containing chlorpyrifos for management of soybean aphid outbreaks. Chlorpyrifos is an organophosphate […]

Arkansas: Pesticide Legal Issues Webinar, Nov. 1 Oct 27, 2017

🕔Oct 27, 2017
The Agriculture and Food Law Consortium will present a free webinar, “From Farm Fields to the Courthouse: Legal Issues Surrounding Pesticide Use,” on Wednesday, Nov. 1 at 11 a.m. Central. […]

Texas: Spray Drift Damage – What Injured Landowners Need to Know Jul 11, 2017

🕔Jul 11, 2017
Unfortunately, as many farmers know all too well, applications of various pesticides can result in drift and cause damage to neighboring property owners.  In the event this happens, it is […]

Oklahoma: EPA Grants $215K to Aid State’s Pesticide Program Nov 1, 2016

🕔Nov 1, 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently awarded the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry a grant of $216,922 for implementing pesticide programs. The department has authority from EPA to […]

California: UC Online Training to Avoid Illegal Pesticide Application Oct 12, 2016

🕔Oct 12, 2016
The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) runs the most extensive Pesticide Residue Monitoring Program in the nation and is hard at work ensuring that the fruit and vegetables we […]

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