Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators Continuing Instructional Course

West Pottawattamie County will offer the Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators Continuing Instructional Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators Wednesday, November 5, 2014. The program can be seen at locations across Iowa through the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Pest Management and the Environment (PME) program.
The local attendance site is West Pottawattamie Extension & Outreach, 1705 McPherson Ave, Council Bluffs, IA. Registration begins at 1:00 pm, and the course runs from 1:30 to 4:00 pm. The registration fee is $35 on or before October 30 and $45 after October 30. To register or to obtain additional information about the CIC, contact Rachel Summy at the ISU Extension and Outreach office in West Pottawattamie County by phoning 712-366-7070 or http://www.extension.iastate.edu/westpottawattamie/
The course will provide continuing instructional credit for commercial pesticide applicators certified in categories 3O, 3T, 3OT and 10. Topics to be covered include safe storage and handling of pesticides and PPE; laws and regulations; pesticide stewardship; and pests, pest management and pesticides.
Additional information and registration forms for this and other courses being offered by the PME program can be accessed at www.extension.iastate.edu/PME.

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