In Need of Pesticide Credits? Then Register for Upcoming Agronomic Applicator Schools

Posted: August 9, 2017

Pesticide applicator schools will be offered at Rock Springs and Landisville this year, with each location offering core and category credits through interactive and engaging sessions. Register or mark your calendars now for the location of your choice.

This year Penn State Extension is hosting two Agronomic Pesticide Applicator Schools (formerly Commercial Applicators School), offering pesticide applicators many of their necessary continuing education credits in one-day events. Both locations will feature sessions of core and category 01/PC credits and will feature application equipment representatives with equipment on-hand to demonstrate the latest in application technology.

The first event is on Wednesday August 30th at the Ag Progress Days site in Rock Springs, Centre County, where attendees can obtain up to 6 PA core and 6 category 01/PC pesticide credits. The school starts at 8:00 am and ends at 3:30 pm and registration includes lunch. Those looking to attend can do so by going to the registration site or by calling Blair County Extension at 814-940-5989. Specific questions about the event can be directed to Zach Larson at

A second school will be held on Thursday September 21st at the Southeast Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Landisville. The school offers concurrent sessions, allowing attendees to obtain up to 11 core credits or 6 core and 6 category 01 or PC pesticide credits. The school starts at 8:00 am and end at 3:00 pm and registration includes lunch. Those looking to register can call Dauphin County Extension at 717-921-8803 or follow the school’s webpage for upcoming registration. Specific questions can be directed to Liz Bosak at

Contact Information

Zachary Larson
  • Field and Forage Crops Educator
Phone: 814-414-0582