Decorah Area Chamber of Commerce - Event Information - Decorah Area Chamber of Commerce

Event Name:
Commercial Ag Weed, Insect, Plant Disease Course

Event Type(s):
Art Performances & Education Calendar

Description:
Winneshiek County will offer the Commercial Ag Weed, Insect and Plant Disease Management Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators Tuesday, February 12, 2019. The program will be shown at locations across Iowa through the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP).
 

Event Date:
2/12/2019

Event Time:
9:00 - 11:30 AM

Location:
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Office
Decorah, IA 52101

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Contact Person:
ISU Extension and Outreach
(phone: 563-382-2949)

Details:
The local attendance site is Iowa State University Extension and Outreach office in Winneshiek County. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., and the course runs from 9 to 11:30 a.m. The registration fee is $35 on or before Feb. 5 and $45 after Feb. 5. To register or to obtain additional information about the CIC, contact the ISU Extension and Outreach office in Winneshiek County by phoning 563-382-2949.
 
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 recognition of sensitive areas as potentially impacted by pesticides, pesticide labels, restricted entry interval and preharvest intervals, and pest management.
Certified Crop Adviser (CCA) Continuing Education Units (CEUs) in Soil and Water Management and Integrated Pest Management 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 www.extension.iastate.edu/PSEP/ComAp.html.