Tagged pesticide application

PPE mask and respirator
CEU Series
April 1, 2017
CEU Series: Avoid Mishaps When Handling Pesticides
Education can effectively reduce the risk of a spill and the harm it may cause. Read More
honeybees
CEU Series
March 1, 2017
CEU Series: Be Aware of Bees When Applying Pesticides
As a pesticide applicator, it is your duty to reduce risks for pollinators. Read More
Example of personal protective equipment for handling pesticides
CEU Series
January 1, 2017
CEU Series: Place Priority on Preventing Pesticide Poisoning
Practicing safe work habits will minimize hazards from exposure to certain crop protection chemistries. Read More
2015 Florida Ag Expo tomato breeding field tour row perspective
CEU Series
November 1, 2016
CEU Series: Learning About Pesticide Resistance Is Anything But Futile
A proactive approach using all applicable IPM tactics is the most effective way to avoid this persistent problem. Read More
reading labels and other such things
CEU Series
September 1, 2016
CEU Series: Key In On The Contents Of Pesticide Labels
A thorough understanding of subject matter is essential for a product's safe and effective use. Read More
pesticide applicator using a backpack sprayer
CEU Series
August 1, 2016
CEU Series: Precaution Needed When Working With Pesticides
Protect yourself, others, and the environment by using care and common sense. Read More
legal justice, courts
CEU Series
July 1, 2016
CEU Series: Get The Lowdown On Federal Pesticide Laws
Updated standards are in place to better protect people and the environment. Read More
Personal Protective Equipment tools
CEU Series
June 1, 2016
CEU Series: Take Into Account The Toxicity Of Pesticides
Always use caution when using these crucial tools for crop protection. Read More
Pest Control
June 23, 2014
10 Must-See Pesticide Applicator And Farm Safety Tips
This video offers 10 pointers on pesticide applicator and farm safety. [mmw-video id=”60711″] Read More
Crop Protection
March 1, 2014
Set The Standard For Worker Protection
Make certain of the safeguards in place for your business and employees. Read More
Crop Protection
February 1, 2014
Update Your Crop Protection Compliance
Each new year can bring changes in pesticide laws, labels, and online options. Read More
Crop Protection
January 1, 2014
Choose Wisely For Pesticide Formulation Effectiveness
Knowing the characteristics of the chemistries you apply bodes well for crop protection success. Read More
legal justice, courts
Crop Protection
December 1, 2013
Florida Law And Pesticide Application
Awareness of possible legal ramifications regarding crop protection is key to compliance. Read More
The Latest
Fruits
April 28, 2017
Organic Farms Continue To Grow
The 13% increase from 2015 to 2016 marks the highest growth rate in nearly 10 years. Read More
Citrus
April 27, 2017
The California Citrus Grower Defines Lea…
While HLB wreaked havoc elsewhere, the California citrus industry came together and formed an action plan. Read More
Nuts
April 27, 2017
Keep an Eye Out for Phytophthora in Your…
After several years of drought conditions, increased water salinity, and a wet winter, your nut orchard may be more susceptible to root rot than you think. Read More
Citrus
April 27, 2017
Trump Creates Agricultural Task Force
Panel to examine issues facing today’s growers including labor, food safety, and regulations. Read More
Citrus
April 26, 2017
Perdue Sworn in as Ag Secretary
USDA launches Twitter account to help promote the industry. Read More
Apples & Pears
April 26, 2017
Debunking the Myth of Calcium and Fruit …
Nutrient management and crop quality clearly go hand in hand. But not always in the ways you might think. In Read More
Crop Protection
April 26, 2017
A Guide to Experts Tips on Vegetable Ins…
Here's a resource to quickly reach advice on how to handle insect pests in most regions of the U.S. Read More
Berries
April 26, 2017
Tips To Manage Winter-Damaged Blueberrie…
While low-chill varieties in Southern states may have experienced freeze damage for the second year in a row, giving those plants extra care will help ensure a good start to the 2018 growing season. Read More
Potatoes
April 25, 2017
Frustrated by Overwintering Culls and Vo…
It sometimes seems that culls and volunteers survive even winter conditions, while your desired crop needs coddling. Taking a look at how feral potatoes behave will give you insights that will help you get the results you need for your crop. Read More
Pest Control
April 25, 2017
How to Manage Three Key Potato Pests
Learn identification and control strategies to protect your crop. Read More
Grapes
April 25, 2017
Examining the Effectiveness of Biologica…
Growing conditions in the East are breeding grounds for pathogens, and coupled with highly susceptible Vitis vinifera cultivars proves to make sustainable grape growing practices a challenge. Read More
Citrus
April 24, 2017
Who Will Be Florida’s next Woman of the …
Nomination period now open for longstanding recognition from FDACS. Read More
Apples & Pears
April 24, 2017
Researcher Uncovers the Origins of ‘Hone…
Thanks to the scientific data available through gene sequencing, a graduate student unlocks the mystery parentage. Read More
Citrus
April 23, 2017
Bio Huma Netics, Inc., and Mesa Verde Re…
Strategic alliance between the two companies is designed to offer customers greater access to products. Read More
GenNext Growers
April 22, 2017
Next Generation of Leaders Gets Yearlong…
Almond Leadership Program enters its ninth year with the 2017 class. Read More
Citrus
April 21, 2017
Alliance Stepping Up Efforts to Protect …
The Specialty Crop Farm Bill Alliance has kicked off its efforts to communicate to Congress its priority needs for the Read More
Apples & Pears
April 21, 2017
Interpera Congress Heads to Pacific Nort…
International pear conference comes to the U.S. for the first time. Read More
Grapes
April 20, 2017
Would You Be Willing to Pay More for Org…
While consumers might be ready to fork over more for organic produce, study says the feeling isn't quite the same when it comes to the adult beverage. Read More