Publications

These publications and many others are available online at ISU Extension Distribution Center Online Store.

  1. Commercial Pesticide Applicator Training Manuals

  2. Pesticide Safety Publications

  3. Worker Protection Standard Publications

  4. Agricultural Health Publications

Commercial Pesticide Applicator Training Manuals

No. and Title

  1. CS 9 Agricultural Weed Management
  2. CS 10 Agricultural Insect Control
  3. CS 11 Agricultural Crop Disease Management
  4. CS 12 Fruit and Vegetable Pest Management
  5. CS 13 Animal Pest Control (pdf available)
  6. CS 14 Forest Pest Management
  7. CS 15 Ornamental, Turf, and Greenhouse Pest Management (pdf available)
  8. CS 16 Seed Treatment
  9. CS 17 Aquatic Pest Control (pdf available)
  10. CS 18 Right-of-Way (pdf available)
  11. CS 19 General and Household Pest Management
  12. CS 20 Termite Control
  13. CS 22 Community Insect Management
  14. CS 23 Public Health Pest Control
  15. CS 24 Regulatory Pest Control (pdf available)
  16. CS 25 Demonstration and Research (pdf available)
  17. CS 26 Aerial Application
  18. CS 27 Fumigation (pdf available)
  19. CS 28 Wood Preservatives
  20. CS 29 Antifouling Paints
  21. IC 445 Iowa Core Manual-Iowa Commercial Pesticide Applicator Manual
  22. IC 445 COMPANION Iowa Core Companion - Iowa Commercial Pesticide Applicator Manual Review and Quiz Modules
  23. IC 445 SET Iowa Core Manual & Companion (CD) Set - Iowa Commercial Pesticide Applicator Manual with Review and Quiz Modules
  24. IC 500 Iowa Certified Handler Manual
  25. PAT 1 Private Pesticide Applicator Study Guide

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Pesticide Safety Publications

No. and Title

  1. EDC 271 Assessing Your Pesticide Storage & Management -- Iowa Farm *A* Syst A Farmstead Assessment System
  2. PAT 11 Restricted Use Pesticide Recordkeeping Rules for Certified Private Applicators (pdf available)
  3. PAT 13 Sources of Protective Apparel and Gear (pdf available)
  4. PAT 25 Urban Pesticide Applications -- Notification Requirements and Sign Specifications for Commercial and Public Applicators in Iowa (pdf available)
  5. PAT 45A Factors Affecting Pesticide Drift (pdf available)
  6. PAT 48X Pesticide Container Recycling (pdf available)
  7. PAT 50X Managing Pesticide Containers (pdf available)
  8. PAT 55 Keeping Pesticides and Nutrients in the Field (pdf available)
  9. Pm 1265E Safe Farm - Dispose of Pesticides Properly (pdf available)
  10. Pm 1265F Safe Farm - Learn About Pesticides and Clothes (pdf available)
  11. Pm 1506 Protecting Iowa 's Rare and Endangered Plant Species (pdf available)
  12. Pm 1518A Safe Farm - Work Toward Zero Pesticide Storage (pdf available)
  13. Pm 1518E Safe Farm - Keep Gloves handy for Pesticide Work (pdf available)
  14. Pm 1663A Family Pesticide Safety - Understand Label Precautions (pdf available)
  15. Pm 1663B Family Pesticide Safety - What to do when Clothes are Soiled with Pesticides (pdf available)
  16. Pm 1663C Family Pesticide Safety - Wear the Right Gloves (pdf available)
  17. Pm 1663D Family Pesticide Safety - Wear Coveralls and Aprons (pdf available)
  18. Pm 1663E Family Pesticide Safety - Use Eye and Lung Protection (pdf available)

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Worker Protection Standard Publications

No. and Title

  1. PAT 12 The Worker Protection Standard for Agricultural Pesticides - How to Comply (What Employers Need to Know) (pdf available)
  2. PAT 16 Protect Yourself from Pesticides - Guide for Agricultural Workers (English and Spanish)
  3. PAT 17 Guide for Pesticide Handlers - Protect Yourself from Pesticides
  4. PAT 17A Protéjase de los Pesticidas - Guía para los que Manejan Pesticidas
  5. PAT 18 Protect Yourself from Pesticides-EPA Safety Poster (English and Spanish, 24"x34")
  6. PM 1563B Safe Farm - The Worker Protection Standard: Rules to Improve Pesticide Safety (pdf available)

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Agricultural Health Publications

No. and Title

  1. EDC 258 Buccal Cell Collection -- Agricultural Health Study (pdf available)
  2. EDC 259 Retinal Degeneration in Licensed Pesticide Applicators -- Agricultural Health Study (pdf available)
  3. EDC 306 Risk Factors for Agricultural Injury -- Agricultural Health Study (pdf available)
  4. EDC 307 Prostate Cancer and Agricultural Pesticides -- Agricultural Health Study (pdf available)
  5. EDC 326 Risk Factors for Injury from Livestock and Farm Machinery--Agricultural Health Study (pdf available)
  6. EDC 353 Lung Cancer in the Agricultural Health Study -- Agricultural Health Study(pdf available)
  7. EDC 354 High Pesticide Exposure Events Among Farmers -- Agricultural Health Study (pdf available)
  8. EDC 364X Pesticide Residues in the Homes of Farm Families--Agricultural Health Study (pdf available)
  9. EDC 391 Iowa Study Update 2009--Agricultural Health Study

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