Restricted Use Pesticide Training 2020

Feb. 18 or March 18, 2020
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Van Buren ISD Conference Center
490 S. Paw Paw Street
Lawrence, MI  49064

This program will review practices for proper pesticide handling and use, proper personal protective equipment needed for application; mixing and loading; laws that regulate the use of pesticides and emergency planning procedures to make applications as safe and efficient as possible.  

Cost: $20 per person. There will be a cancellation fee of $20 if registration is cancelled seven days prior to class date. 

The Michigan Department of Agriculture will be offering the Restricted Use Pesticide Exam following the MSU Extension training. Participants may contact the MDA at 1-800-292-3939 to register to take the exam. The cost of the test is $50 for Private Applicator and $75 for Commercial Applicator. Payment must be a money order or check made payable to the State of Michigan.

Note:  If the Van Buren ISD Conference Center is closed due to inclement weather, RUP Training/Testing will be cancelled.  

Registration for Restricted Use Pesticide Training on Feb. 18 is open.

Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on February 14, 2020.

Registration for Restricted Use Pesticide Training on March 18 is open.

Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on March 16, 2020.

Accommodations

Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For information contact MSU Extension at 269-657-8213 or msue.vanburen@county.msu.edu.