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 [...]
New Staff at the Penn State Pesticide Education Program
February 9, 2015
We are very excited to introduce two new staff members of the Penn State Pesticide Education Program. Ed Crow started with us in August as a wage-payroll employee, and Eric Denemark just started as full-time employee 2 weeks ago.
Ed brings a regulatory perspective to our program as a regulatory education specialist. Before [...]
Upcoming Major Events for the Penn State Pesticide Education Program
January 26, 2015
After a fast start to 2015–staffing our Pennsylvania Farm Show exhibit–we thought we would try to list some of the major events that our program will be participating in throughout 2015. We hope that we have a stop near you so that you can come see us and hear our pesticide safety message. You will [...]