April, 2013 CHEM
OSU PSEP TEST HELP SESSION
The OSU Pesticide Safety Education Program will conduct the next test help sessions for 2013 in April. The next test help will be at the Oklahoma County Extension Center on April 17th.
This testing session will focus on information covered in the core/service tech test. OSU PSEP will answer any questions over other category tests during this session.
Cost of registration is $30 if received by April 10th. Registration will increase to $50 after April 10th.
ODAFF Testing fees are not included in the registration fee and must be paid separately.
Register online at the Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) website at http://pested.okstate.edu/practical.htm. Registration forms can also be downloaded from the website.
Registration will start at 8:45 and the program will run from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm for both locations. Testing will begin at 1:30 pm for both locations.
The next test help sessions will be May 30 in Tulsa.
NO CEU’s will be given for this program! EPA TO HOLD PESTICIDE CANCELLATION HEARING
On March 6th, the pesticide manufacturer Reckitt Benckiser Inc. requested a hearing in response to the EPA’s notice of intent to cancel 12 of the company’s D-Con mouse and rat poison products,
1 OSU PSEP TEST HELP SESSION
1 EPA TO HOLD PESTICIDE CANCELLATION HEARING
2 EPA DECLARES PRIONS AS PESTS UNDER FIFRA
3 POLITICAL PRESSURE MOUNTS ON NEONICS
4 CORN GROWERS LARGELY NONCOMPLIANT WITH PLANTING REGULATIONS 6 WSSA SCIENTISTS STRESS EARLY RESPONSE TO INVASIVE WEEDS
8 PESTICIDE INDUSTRY KEEN TO DEPLOY NEW SEED TECHNOLOGY TO PROTECT BEES FROM CORN DUST
10 GREYHOUND BUS INFESTED WITH ROACHES
11 CEU Meetings
12 Online CEU Links
12 ODAFF Test Session Information