The Pest Management Tour is a last chance opportunity for Montana private pesticide applicators in Region 2 to obtain pesticide education credits to renew their pesticide licenses. Region 2 private applicator pesticide licenses expire on 12/31/2019 and license holders must obtain 6 credits prior to this date to renew. 

The Townsend and Helena events have been rescheduled - please see details below.

Please arrive 15-20 minutes early with your pesticide license to get signed in.

Details
Location Credits Fee Contact & Registration
TBA

AM Session - 3 credits 
PM Session - 3 credits

Free

Amy Bowser
(406) 994-5178
amy.bowser@montana.edu 


Online Registration (ends 12/13/2019).

 

AM Session Agenda

  • 8:55 am Introduction and Pesticide Education Update (Dr. Cecil Tharp, MSU Pesticide Education Specialist)
  • 9:00 am Crop Insect Update (Dr. Kevin Wanner, MSU Crop Insect Extension Specialist)
  • 9:50 am Fumigation of Vertebrate Pests (Stephen Vantassel, MDA Vertebrate Pest Specialist)
  • 10:40 am Break
  • 10:55 am The Worker Protection Standard (Theresa Schrum, MDA District Officer)


11:45 am Lunch on your own

PM Session Agenda

  • 1:00 pm Weeds and Wildfire (Dr. Jane Mangold, MSU Invasive Plant Specialist)
  • 1:50 pm Integrated Management of Cheatgrass (Dr. Timothy Seipel, MSU Crop Weed Extension Specialist)
  • 2:40 pm Break
  • 2:55 pm Plant Disease Management (Dr. Mary Burrows, MSU Extension Plant Pathologist)
  • 3:45 pm Closing Remarks and Survey (Mat Walter, Lewis and Clark County Extension Agent)
  • 4:00 pm Adjourned

 

Credits AM
  • 60 - Private Agricultural Pest Control (3)
 
Credits PM
  • 60 - Private Agricultural Pest Control (3)

 

Details
Location Credits Fee Contact & Registration
TBA

AM Session - 3 credits 
PM Session - 3 credits

$15
Lunch provided

Allison Kosto
(406) 266-9242
broadwater@montana.edu  


 

 

AM Session Agenda

8:55 - 11:45 Presentations TBA

11:45   Lunch Provided

 

PM Session Agenda

1:00 - 4:00 Presentations TBA

4:00     Adjourned  

 
Credits AM
  • 60 - Private Agricultural Pest Control (3)
 
Credits PM
  • 60 - Private Agricultural Pest Control (3)