5-CEU Pesticide Recertification Program offered in Wharton County – February 13, 2020
By Corrie Bowen
County Extension Agent
The Wharton County office of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension is proud to announce an opportunity for pesticide license holders to earn five continued education credits (CEUs) toward their TDA pesticide applicators license.
The Wharton County Office of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension will hold their annual 5-CEU program on Thursday, February 13, 2020 at the Wharton County Fairgrounds – Crescent Hall in Crescent, TX. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. Program begins at 9:00 a.m. 2-IPM, 1-Laws and Regulations, 1-Drift Minimization, and 1 General CEU have been applied for through the Texas Department of Agriculture. Topics and presenters include: TDA Pesticide Laws and Regulations – Melissa Barton; Livestock Diseases, Insects, and Parasite – Dr. Tom Hairgrove; Weed and Brush Control – Corrie Bowen; Wildlife Damage Control – Dr. Aaron Sumrall; Minimizing Drift and Avoiding Temperature Inversions – Greg Baker. Cost is $35.00 payable to the Wharton County Row Crops Committee. A lunch meal is included. Please register by February 12, 2020 through the AgriLife Extension Wharton County Office at 979-532-3310, or download a flyer and registration form online at https://wharton.agrilife.org
Corrie P. Bowen
County Extension Agent – Agriculture & Natural Resources