Last Chance Pesticide Education Credit Opportunity: 2020 Pest Management Tour

WHO

Montana Private Pesticide Applicators in District 3 who wish to recertify their pesticide licenses must obtain six recertification credits or take a closed book exam at an MSU Extension office by December 31, 2020. The mailing label on the envelope containing this letter has your private applicator credits accumulated for the current recertification cycle or you can look up complete credit information details here:
https://mtplants.mt.gov/PesticideApplicator/ApplicationExternalSearch.aspx

WHAT

The 2020 Pest Management Tour is being held at eight locations throughout District 3 on October 6 and 8, with a webinar available on October 9. You can attend a half day program for three private applicator credits (Session 1 or 2) or the full day program for six credits.

COVID-19 precautions will be taken and will follow state and local guidelines.
Masks are required at this event.
Please consider bringing your own hand sanitizer, mask, pens, and paper.

REGISTRATION

Pre-registration before October 4 is required. Contact your local Extension office to register for the in-person event or register online for the webinar before October 6 at:

https://www.pesticides.montana.edu/events/2020PMT.html

INFORMATION

Location:

Montana ExpoPark’s Family Living Center, 403 3rd St NW, Great Falls, MT

Date:

October 6, 2020

Fee:

None

Lunch:

On Your Own

Contact:

(406) 454-6980 or rose.malisani@montana.edu

 

For more information on this event or other locations and dates available please visit https://www.pesticides.montana.edu/events/2020PMT.html.

AGENDA
 Agenda AM/PM Timeline

 

 

AM Agenda:

8:55 Introduction

9:00 Managing Weeds with Pulses in your Rotation

9:55 Managing Leafy Spurge

10:50 Break

11:05 Plant Disease Update

LUNCH 12:00-1:00 LUNCH ON YOUR OWN

 

 

 

PM Agenda

1:00 Alfalfa Weevil Management

1:50 Managing Richardson's Ground Squirrels, Voles, and Pocket Gophers

2:50 Break

3:05 Identifying Drift and Mitigation Strategies

4:00 Closing Remarks & Survey

4:05 Adjourned