Pesticide License Recertification Credit Classes

Program Contact: Nils Johnson, Extension Coordinator
(509) 684-2588 • nils.johnson@wsu.edu

Invasive Weed Control and Hands-on Calibration Training Day

Thursday April 6, 2017  9:30-3:30 pm at the Wellpinit Longhouse

9:30-10:30 am Welcome: Dan Fagerlie, WSU Extension Tribal Liaison

Programs and Apps to Use in Weed Control, Reporting, & Mapping: Learn
about the latest programs and apps used in weed control from Nils Johnson, WSU Stevens Co. Extension

Presentation: Pesticide Apps And Online Stuff

10:30 am-11:30 am: Principles of Weed Control, Pesticide Safety, and Weed ID:

Learn: how to control weeds at the right time; how to minimize pesticide exposure to the environment/applicator; and identify our major and new weeds. Presented by and Dan Fagerlie.

11:30- 12:30 pm: Break for Lunch (bring your own or visit store)

12:30-3:30 pm: Hands on Calibration – Learn Basics of Calibration of Equipment

Participants will be learning the basics of calibration and then practicing (with a guide by their side) calibration of a Broadjet, Handline, Backpack and other application equipment for effective and accurate control of non-native invasive species.

FREE but register by April 3rd at 4 pm by contacting WSU Stevens County Extension Office at asabins@wsu.edu or (509) 684-2588 in case of date, time or
location changes.

Hosted by Spokane Tribe Wildlife Program and presented in collaboration with:  WSU Extension through USDA APHIS PPQ Section 10007 RAIN4 Funding