MANCHESTER, Iowa — Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Delaware County office will host a Fumigation Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) for commercial and private fumigant pesticide applicators on Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021. The program provided by the ISU Extension and Outreach Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) can be seen at office locations across Iowa.
The local attendance site is 1417 North Franklin Street, Manchester. Pre-registration is required to attend the course which runs from 9 to 11 a.m. The registration fee is $35. To register or to obtain additional information about the CIC, contact the ISU Extension and Outreach Delaware County office at 563-927-4201.
The course will provide continuing instruction credit for commercial pesticide applicators certified in category 7C (Fumigation) and private pesticide applicators who are certified to apply fumigants. The course will cover topics including: application equipment use, maintenance, and calibration; safe application techniques, including air monitoring, buffer zones and conditions that affect timing of applications; and category-specific pests, pest management and pesticides.
Additional information and registration forms for this and other courses offered through PSEP can be accessed at www.extension.iastate.edu/psep.
— Iowa State University Extension and Outreach