Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Greene County office will offer two opportunities to attend the private pesticide applicator continuing instruction course led by Extension field agronomist Mike Witt.
The first session is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 6, from 1 to 3 pm at Clover Hall on the Greene County Fairgrounds. The course will be offered again March 10 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Greene County Extension office. Attendees are asked to return their registration form or call Cindy Adamson at 515-386-2138 to register.
The course will run for approximately two and a half hours. The registration fee is $20.
The course will fulfill 2019 recertification requirements for private pesticide applicators.
Topics to be covered include safe handling and storage of pesticides; laws and regulations; personal protective equipment, and pests, pest management, and pesticides.