Foothills County is hosting a Farmers Pesticide Certification Course on February 2, 2023.
The Farmer Pesticide Certificate helps farmers reduce the risk associated with pesticides and is required to purchase restricted class pesticides.
Paper copies of the manual will be provided for the course; however, an online version can be found here Farmer pesticide training certificate course - Open Government (alberta.ca). Interested farmers are encouraged to review the manual prior to the course.
The course will cover 7 modules and a mandatory exam will need to be passed to obtain the certificate. Exterior Rodent Control and Pest Control In Stored Grain endorsements will also be covered. Contact Caleb Scott at 403-652-2423 with any questions.
There is a maximum of 20 registrants for this course.