A seed treatment video program, sponsored by Iowa State University Extension, Department of Entomology, will be shown at more than 70 locations throughout Iowa on April 6, 2005. The prerecorded video program will be shown from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. with registration opening at 8:30 a.m. The registration fee is $30 on or before March 30 and $40 after March 30.
The 2005 seed treatment video program will provide continuing instructional credit for commercial pesticide applicators certified in Category 4, Seed Treatment. Topics to be covered include effects of pesticides on groundwater, pesticides and pesticide labels, pests and pest management, and laws and regulations relating to pesticide use. Information on locations of sites where this program is being shown can be accessed at Iowa State University Extension's Pest Management and the Environment program website.
This article originally appeared on page 42 of the IC-494 (4) -- March 14, 2005 issue.