IOWA FALLS, Iowa — Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Hardin County will host a Commercial Ag Weed, Insect, and Plant Disease Management Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators Wednesday, November 18, 2020 and November 19, 2020. The program, provided by the ISU Extension and Outreach Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP), is available at office locations across Iowa.
The local attendance site is 524 Lawler St., Iowa Falls. Due to social distancing requirements, pre-registration is required. Walk-ins on the day of the program will only be admitted if room allows. The course runs from 9:00 to 11:30 a.m. The registration fee is $35 on or before November 11 and $45 after November 11. To Pre-Register online go to www.extension.iastate.edu/hardin or to obtain additional information about the CIC, contact Jodie Bonewitz at the ISU Extension and Outreach Hardin County office at 641-648-4850.
The course will provide continuing instruction credit for commercial pesticide applicators certified in categories 1A, 1B, 1C, and 10. Topics covered will include information on safe handling and storage of pesticides, laws and regulations, personal protective equipment, and pest management.
Certified Crop Adviser (CCA) Continuing Education Units (CEUs) will be offered at this program. Interested participants should bring their CCA number.
Additional information and registration forms for this and other courses offered by the PSEP program can be accessed at http://www.extension.iastate.edu/PSEP and to Pre-Register please go to www.extension.iastate.edu/hardin.
Kristine Schaefer, ISU Extension and Outreach Pesticide Safety Education Program, 515-294-4286, firstname.lastname@example.org
Bobbi Finarty, ISU Hardin County Extension and Outreach Director, 641-648-4850, email@example.com
— Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
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