Agronomic Pesticide Applicator School
When: Wed., Aug. 29, 2018
(8:00 AM - 3:30 PM)
Where: Ag Progress Days - Special Events Building
2710 W. Pine Grove Rd.
Pennsylvania Furnace, Pennsylvania 16865
registration deadline: August 23, 2018
At Agronomic Pesticide Applicator School, Penn State Extension Specialists and Educators will provide the latest information on disease, insect, and weed management, in addition to pesticide safety education.
Pennsylvania pesticide recertification and Certified Crop Advisor (CCA) Continuing Education Credits will be offered.
Local agricultural equipment dealers will be on-site to demonstrate equipment and discuss proper pesticide application techniques.
08:00 am Registration
08:30 am Disease Identification and Fungicide Application
09:30 am Ways to Improve Your Weed Control
10:30 am Water Quality and Pesticide Compatability
11:00 am Proper Removal of PPE
11:30 am Application Equipment Technologly and Operation
12:30 pm Lunch (Included)
01:30 pm Nozzle Selection and Pesticide Drift
02:00 pm Core Category Trivia
02:30 pm What Is That? Identifying Insects You Find While Scouting Crop Fields
03:30 pm Adjourn