Pesticide applicator continuing instruction

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  • 33. Seed Treatment (Category 4) Continuing Instruction Course (1.0 PM)

    Betsy Danielson, extension specialist, Pesticide Safety Education Program, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

    The Seed Treatment CIC will provide continuing instruction credit for commercial pesticide applicators certified in category 4 for calendar year 2021. Topics to be covered include safe application of seed treatments and seed treating calibration and equipment fundamentals.

    To receive recertification, applicators must also attend workshop 14 - "Fungicide considerations for soybean" to complete the pest management requirement for recertification in Category 4. There is a $35 fee for recertification in this category. Recertification is not included in the conference registration fee.

    Session L - Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM

  • 34. Commercial Ag Weed, Insect and Plant Disease Management (Categories 1A, 1B and 1C) Continuing Instruction Course (1.0 PM)

    Betsy Danielson, extension specialist, Pesticide Safety Education Program, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

    The Commercial Ag Weed, Insect, and Disease Management Continuing Instruction Course program will provide recertification credit for commercial pesticide applicators certified in categories 1A, 1B, 1C, and 10 for calendar year 2021. Some of the topics covered include application equipment use, maintenance and calibration; safe application techniques including drift reduction; and pesticides and phytotoxicity.

    To receive recertification applicators must also attend one pest management session in each of the subcategories they are certified (1A, 1B, and/or 1C) in addition to this session.

    Category 1A-Weeds - Workshops 9, 10, 17, 18, 19 or 20

    Category 1B-Insects - Workshops 9, 10, 11, 12 or 13

    Category 1C-Crop Diseases - Workshops 9, 10, 13, 14, 15 or 16

    There is a $35 fee for recertification in these three categories (combined, not individually). Recertification is not included in the conference registration fee.

    Session M - Thursday, 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM