Sign-up underway for fumigation class
A Fumigation Continuing Instructional Course for commercial pesticide applicators will be held Nov. 19 at the Jefferson County ISU Extension Office.
Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., and the course runs from 9-11 a.m.
The registration fee is $35 on or before Tuesday and $45 after Tuesday.
To register or to obtain additional information about the CIC, call Barbara Kistler at the Jefferson County ISU Extension Office at 472-4166.
The course will provide continuing instructional credit for commercial pesticide applicators certified in categories 7C (Fumigation) and 10 (Demonstration and Research).
Some of the topics to be covered include safe handling of phosphine, pest identification, effective grain fumigation and laws and regulations.
Additional information and registration forms for this and other courses offered by the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Pest Management Program and Environment program can be accessed at www.extension.iastate.edu/PME.