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Seed Treatment Course set for pesticide applicators

The Jefferson County ISU Extension and Outreach office is offering a Seed Treatment Course for commercial pesticide applicators Feb. 28.


The course will be providing continuing instruction credit for commercial pesticide applicators certified in categories 4 and 10.


Topics to be covered include equipment calibration and safe application techniques; pests, pest management and pesticides; and issues concerning treated seed, including disposal of unused treated seed.


Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., the course runs from 9-11 a.m. at the Extension office.


The registration fee is $35 on or before Wednesday or $45 after Wednesday.


For registration and information, call the Extension office at 472-4166.