Private Applicator Opportunities offered in South-Western Montana & End of Cycle Instructions. (Pesticides)
Description:

Montana private applicators in private applicator training (PAT) district two need 6 private applicator credits prior to the January 1st, 2020 deadline to avoid losing their private applicator pesticide certification. This includes private applicators in Granite, Powell, Lewis & Clark, Silver Bow, Beaverhead, Madison, Jefferson, Broadwater, Deer Lodge, Gallatin, Meagher and Park counties. The Montana State University Pesticide Education Program would like to announce multiple last chance private applicator credit opportunities for applicators in need of credits within PAT district 2. 


Alert Period: 10/28/2019 - 12/31/2019
Submitted By: Cecil Tharp
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Winterizing Spray Equipment and Cold Storage of Pesticides (Pesticides)
Description:

Applicators should take time to prepare spray equipment and pesticide supplies prior to long term storage during the winter months.  Avoiding servicing spray equipment for winter storage can be a costly mistake.  This is accomplished by cleaning sprayers thoroughly, draining pesticide residual from tank, and inspecting sprayer components.    

 


Alert Period: 10/23/2019 - 12/27/2019
Submitted By: Cecil Tharp
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Renewal of Section 18 emergency use label for Esplanade 200 SC to control ventenata and medusahead (Rangeland)
Description:

The Section 18 label for using Esplanade 200SC herbicide to control medusahead and ventenata on rangeland, pastures, and CRP has been renewed through August 1, 2020. The label must be in possession of the user at the time of application, and any use must be reported within 30 days to the Montana Department of Ag using the form at the end of the label. 


Alert Period: 08/27/2019 - 11/30/2019
Submitted By: Jane Mangold
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