The 2020 Pepin County Private Pesticide Applicator Training class is scheduled for Thursday, February 6. The class will run from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm at the Pepin County Government Center Board Room.
The training is offered to farmers who desire to obtain or renew certification required to do their own application of restricted pesticides. The program covers pesticide laws, pesticide labels, health & safety, integrated pest management (IPM), equipment calibration, and crop & environmental protection. Please register at least one week in advance at the Extension office in the Pepin County Government Center. A $40 fee includes study manual, training session, and exam processing. If you have questions, contact Mike or Gwen at 715-672-5214.