Commercial Ag Weed, Insect, Plant Disease Course Set for Feb. 12
Submitted by alexmerk on Mon, 01/13/2014 - 15:52
Lee County will offer the Commercial Ag Weed, Insect and Plant Disease Management Continuing Instructional Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators Wednesday, Feb. 12. The program will be shown in Donnellson through the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Pest Management and the Environment program.
The local attendance site is the ISU Extension and Outreach office at 414 North Main Street in Donnellson. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., and the course runs from 9 to 11:30 a.m. The registration fee is $35 on or before Feb. 5 and $45 after Feb. 5. To register or to obtain additional information about the CIC, contact Barb Schau at the ISU Extension and Outreach office in Lee County by phoning 319-835-5116 or via email at email@example.com.
The course will provide continuing instructional credit for commercial pesticide applicators certified in categories 1A, 1B, 1C and 10. Some of the topics to be covered include water quality protection; pests, pest management and pesticides; phytotoxicity; and pesticide stewardship.
Certified Crop Advisor Continuing Education Units in Soil and Water Management and Pest Management will be offered at this program. Any interested participant should bring his or her CCA number.
Additional information and registration forms for this and other courses offered by the PME program can be accessed at www.extension.iastate.edu/PME/ComAp.html.
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