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 firstname.lastname@example.org or (509) 684-2588 in case of date, time or
Hosted by Spokane Tribe Wildlife Program and presented in collaboration with: WSU Extension through USDA APHIS PPQ Section 10007 RAIN4 Funding