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Transporting Pesticides in PA, Part 2 Transporting Pesticides in PA, Part 2 - Articles
Safety Recommendations and Legal Requirements More
Pesticide Storage and Security
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Pesticide Storage and Security

John Ayers, Ph.D., Sharon I Gripp

This article describes the proper procedures for storing pesticides and application equipment. More
Elegir una Compañía Calificada Para el Control de Plagas o Cuidado del Césped
Elegir una Compañía Calificada Para el Control de Plagas o Cuidado del Césped - Articles Articles
Esta publicación puede ayudar a asegurar que la compañía de manejo de plagas o cuidado de césped que contrata cumpla con todos los requisitos legales y educativos. More
Protect yourself with gloves, long-sleeved shirt, long pants and shoes or boots
What You Need to Know about Protecting Yourself When Using Pesticides - Articles Articles
Protective clothing used when mixing, loading, or applying pesticides provides a barrier between the pesticide and the human body. More
What You Need to Know about Disposing of a Pesticide
What You Need to Know about Disposing of a Pesticide - Articles Articles
Pesticide users must properly dispose of pesticide wastes, such as unused chemicals and pesticide containers. Improperly disposed pesticide wastes can create serious hazards for the environment. More
Keep Out of Reach of Children
What You Need to Know about Storing a Pesticide - Articles Articles
A nationwide study by the Environmental Protection Agency revealed that almost one-half of surveyed households with children under the age of 5 had at least one pesticide stored within their reach. More
What You Need to Know about Reading a Pesticide Label
What You Need to Know about Reading a Pesticide Label - Articles Articles
Labels provide directions on how to mix, apply, store, and dispose of a pesticide product. Using a pesticide in a manner inconsistent with its labeling is a violation of federal law. More
Find Pesticide Recertification Credits
Find Pesticide Recertification Credits - Articles Articles
Find pesticide recertification credits on the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture's PaPlants website. More
Basic Transmission Cycle of West Nile Virus (WNV).
West Nile Virus Brochure - Articles Articles

West Nile Virus Brochure

Sharon I Gripp

The West Nile virus, which can cause encephalitis, is commonly found in humans, birds, and other animals in Africa, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. More
Western Encephalitis Mosquito (Culex tarsalis)
West Nile Encephalitis in Horses - Articles Articles

West Nile Encephalitis in Horses

Bhushan M. Jayarao, MVSc, PhD, MPH, Sharon I Gripp

Read about the transmission of West Nile virus to horses, signs, treatments, vaccine information, and prevention and control. More
Mosquito Biology and Control
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Mosquito Biology and Control

Charlie Pitts, Ph.D., Sharon I Gripp

Read about the biology and habitat of mosquitoes, strategies for eliminating breeding sites and reducing mosquito bites, and the safe use of insect repellents. More
West Nile Encephalitis: What You Need to Know
West Nile Encephalitis: What You Need to Know - Articles Articles
Basic information about West Nile Encephalitis, including history, transmission, symptoms, treatment and how to manage/control its existence in our community. More
USDA Forest Service - Region 8 - Southern, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org
EPA Worker Protection Standard for Agricultural Pesticides - Articles Articles
This regulation covers pesticides that are used in the production of agricultural plants on farms, forests, nurseries, and enclosed-space productions. More
Using Insect and Tick Repellents Safely
Using Insect and Tick Repellents Safely - Articles Articles
Repellents are chemicals applied to provide relief and protection from mosquitoes, ticks, and other biting pests. Proper and safe use of these chemicals is necessary. More
Pesticidas y la Salud de los Polinizadores
Pesticidas y la Salud de los Polinizadores - Articles Articles
Penn State está a la vanguardia en asuntos relacionados con la salud de los polinizadores. More
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