Private Pesticide Continuing Instruction Courses Offered in Kossuth County

P-CIC Flyer

Algona, Iowa – Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Kossuth County office will be offering four opportunities to attend the Private Pesticide Applicator Continuing Instruction Course (P-CIC), led by Extension Field Agronomist, Gentry Sorenson. Sessions in Kossuth County are scheduled for the following dates and times:

  • Wednesday, December 13th, 2023, 9:30 am: Iowa Lakes Community College, 2111 US-169, Algona
  • Wednesday, December 13th, 2023, 1:30 pm: Iowa Lakes Community College, 2111 US-169, Algona
  • Tuesday, January 16th, 2024, 9:30 am: Summit Center, 304 S Summit St., Bancroft
  • Thursday, February 29th, 2024, 9:30 am: United Methodist Church, 302 Cedar Ave W, Swea City

Pre-registration is required for all courses in Kossuth County. Pre-registration can be completed online or by phone, (515) 295-2469.

The course will run for approximately 2 ½ hours including check-in and breaks. The registration fee is $30. To obtain additional information about the P-CIC, contact your county extension office.

The course will fulfill 2023-2024 recertification requirements for private pesticide applicators. Topics to be covered include: Application equipment use, maintenance, and calibration; safe application techniques and pesticide drift reduction; pests, pest management, and pesticides.