River Valley Extension District is hosting an area pest management school at the Cloud County Community College on November 12th. This day long educational school will provide 1A commercial pesticide applicator CEU credits fulfilling 7 pest management (and CCA) credits and one core hour. Session topics include: herbicide weed resistance; corn and soybean diseases; corn and sorghum pest diagnosis/management; regulations; herbicides for rangeland brush/weed control; wheat, sorghum, and sunflower diseases; cropland herbicide weed control; soybean and alfalfa insect pest diagnosis/management. Presenters include K-State Research and Extension specialists and Kansas Department of Agriculture.
Pre-registration required by November 1, 2013. For more registration information, call the River Valley Extension District office at Concordia or Kim Larson at 785-243-8185.