Tagged pesticide application

CEU Series
May 1, 2017
CEU Series: Make Sure to Stow Your Pesticides Before You Go
Your job isn't finished until all pesticides, containers, and equipment have been put away properly. Read More
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
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
June 28, 2017
Last Chance for New Operations to Sign U…
The Census of Agriculture, which takes place every five years, guides federal, state, and county level decisions on policies affecting growers. Read More
June 28, 2017
Don’t Just Survive. Make Your Farm Stron…
I want to be more like the team at Navajo Agricultural Products Industry. When disaster hit in 2016, they not only moved fast to survive a month on two weeks' water, they assessed the operation and began making changes. Read More
June 28, 2017
Felony Charges in Beehive Thefts
The men accused of heading up an operation to steal and re-sell beehives, Pavel Tveretinov and Vitaliy Yeroshenko, 48, have Read More
Apples & Pears
June 28, 2017
Apple Tree Insurance Program Being Devel…
U.S. Apple Association working with AgriLogic Consulting, LLC and USDA Risk Management Agency to offer new risk management option which takes into effect weather damage and fire blight loses. Read More
June 28, 2017
Researchers Studying Spotted Wing Drosop…
Building on previous research, MSU doctorate fine-tunes the solutions which pique the fruit files’ interest. Read More
June 27, 2017
Label Expanded for Low-Volatility, Water…
Fight against Huanglongbing gets new weapon as Abamex label now includes citrus, grapes, pome, stone fruit, and strawberries. Read More
June 27, 2017
Cornell Announces 2017 Lake Ontario Frui…
Tour will highlight training systems, chemical thinning, invasive pests, and more. Read More
June 27, 2017
Study Zeroes in on Sweet Spot for Florid…
Taste test proves farmers, marketers, and parents should be cognizant of kids’ consumer clout. Read More
June 27, 2017
New Program Highlights Bee-Friendly Farm…
A new certification program enables growers to show consumers they are farming in ways that benefit bees. The Bee Better Certified program Read More
June 27, 2017
Florida Citrus Industry Annual Conferenc…
Education program focuses on managing the disease with available tools and tactics. Read More
Farm Management
June 27, 2017
Lipman’s Kent Shoemaker: Sustainab…
Nearly seven years ago, not long after being hired by the Lipman family, my wife and I attended an event Read More
June 26, 2017
Washington Grape Grower Battles New Thre…
Apples, cherries, and pears are also threatened by Tobacco Ringspot Virus, a pathogen never before seen in Washington state. Read More
Apples & Pears
June 26, 2017
Cosmic Changes Coming in Apple Productio…
‘Cosmic Crisp’ is an apt moniker for Washington’s new apple, because the changes coming to the industry are immense Read More
Crop Protection
June 25, 2017
Study Suggests Closer-Proximity Lures He…
Research shows single-trap locations are not as effective as those kept close together. Read More
GenNext Growers
June 24, 2017
Find the Food Safety Apps That Are Right…
There are a lot of choices available for growers. We’ve sifted through them to help figure out which ones will best suit you. Read More
Apples & Pears
June 23, 2017
Take Advantage of Technology to Help Man…
Expert farm advisers provide several options for apple orchard management decisions. Read More
June 22, 2017
Technology Boom Boosting Farm Life to a …
Whether it is human genetics or genetics applied to plants, knowledge is growing at a dizzying pace. Read More
Crop Protection
June 21, 2017
Certis Bolsters Biopesticide Business Po…
Addition of LAM International to allow for expansion of product development. Read More