Private pesticide applicators holding licenses that expire in 2018, as well as anyone seeking first-time private applicator certification, can contact their local Nebraska Extension office for information on pesticide safety education training sessions.
The sessions are as follows:
1 p.m. on March 7 at the Sioux County Courthouse in Harrison
1 p.m. on March 21 at the Box Butte County Extension office in Alliance
1 p.m. on Feb. 21 at the St. Peter’s Church on HWY 87 in Mirage Flats
Compete the training to become a licensed private pesticide applicators who can buy and use restricted use pesticides (RUPs) in their farming operations.
The training costs $40 per person; NDA licensing is a separate fee.
If you are unable to attend a training session there is a $60 self-study course available in either online or a hard copy manual available at the Extension office.