Agriculture

Lawn and Landscape Pesticide Recertification Workshop

October 26, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., South Agricultural Sciences Building, WVU Evansdale Campus


Make plans now to attend the Lawn and Landscape Pesticide Recertification Workshop sponsored by WVU Extension Service on October 26. This workshop will feature four WVU Extension Specialists who will cover topics including:

  • identification and management of common lawn and landscape pests (insects, weeds, and diseases)
  • importance of balanced nutrition for lawns and ornamentals
  • proper fertilizer and pesticide storage

Ten continuing certification units (5 hours) have been approved for categories 4A (Ornamental and Turf Outdoors), 4B (Indoor Ornamental), 11 (Demonstration and Research), and 12 (Pesticide Storage and Distribution) for attending this workshop.

The workshop will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the South Agricultural Sciences Building on the WVU Evansdale campus in Morgantown. Cost to attend is $15 by mail in advance or $20 payable at the door. Workshop fees include all-day drinks and snacks (lunch is not included).

For more information, or to pre-register by mail, contact:

Daniel Frank
West Virginia University
G151, South Agricultural Sciences Bldg.
P.O. Box 6108
Morgantown, WV 26506
Phone: 304-293-8835 or Email