March and April 2014 Pesticide Applicator Short Courses
February 25, 2014
Pesticides are often a necessary tool to control pests on lawns and landscapes. In some instances, a homeowner may feel comfortable dealing with the pest situation on their own. Often times, a problem presents itself in the landscape in which a professional is needed to correct [...]
EPA Proposes New Safety Measures to Protect Farm Workers from Pesticide Exposure
February 20, 2014
WASHINGTON —Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced proposed revisions to the Worker Protection Standard in order to protect the nation’s two million farm workers and their families from pesticide exposure.
Penn State’s Online Recert Credits Are For Everyone!
February 17, 2014
This blog idea was given to us by J. Craig Williams, a Penn State Extension Educator in Tioga county.
While on the road doing winter recertification meetings, J. Craig Williams, a Penn State extension educator in Tioga county, received a call from a farmer who needed one more CORE recertification credit but had conflicts attending the [...]