Pesticide Applicator Short Course in Mill Hall and Dallas, PA
March 4, 2015
Once again, the Pesticide Applicator Short Course will be offered in Mill Hall and Dallas. This course prepares professionals to take the certified pesticide applicator exams in Core and Categories 06 (Ornamental and Shade Trees), 07 (Lawn and Turf), and 23 (Park and School Pest Control). The Dallas location will also have training for Category [...]
Pests and Poison Safety at the Whitaker Center
March 2, 2015
The Penn State Pesticide Education Program is very excited to participate in an outreach program at the Whitaker Center on Saturday, March 7, 2015, from 11 AM – 3 PM.
Whitaker Center Poster
The Whitaker Center, located in Harrisburg, PA, attracts individuals of all ages with a Science Center, digital cinema, and performances. Check out parking instructions, [...]
Spanish Pesticide Safety Education for Underserved Populations
February 23, 2015
This blog is written by Hector Nunez-Contreras who is our program’s bilingual Program Associate Educator.
The Pesticide Education Program, with support from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, has added a Spanish curriculum to our education efforts. This is an ongoing task with the objective of offering the majority of our training materials in Spanish. The [...]