Below is the list of teachers that have RSVP for the pesticide workshop.  I
know some of you might want to travel together to share travel expenses.
If you are interested in attending this workshop please RVSP by emailing me
your name and your school.  Registration can be emailed to [log in to unmask]
*Deadline to register is Friday, Aug 23rd by noon. *

The class will be Monday, August 26th at the GA Farm Bureau Office located
off of Bass Road in Macon, GA.  *There is no charge for the class.*  Class
will begin at 1:00pm (agenda below).  *There is no class size limit for
this workshop.  It is open to ag teachers state wide.  *

This will be a pesticide application license that can be used to purchase
chemicals used in your school greenhouse as well as meet the requirements
for horticulture industry certification (This is not the commercial
***All participants will need to bring a copy of their drivers license with
them to complete their certification*
1. Kaitlyn Butler - Morgan Co High
2. Pete Bennett - Jenkins Co High
3. Michael Barnes - Lowndes Co High
4. Josh Allen - North Region Office
5. Kasey Jackson - West Laurens High
6. Sabrina Davis - Riverdale High
7. Ronnie Thomas - Houston Co High
8. Susannah Lanier - Southeast Bulloch
9. Donald Gilman - Lee Co High
10. Ashley Rivers - Etowah High
11. Kedrione Harris - Calhoun Co High
12. Charles Ivey - Macon Co High
13. Shayla Johnson - Irwin Co High
14. Mike Parker - Veterans High
15. Gayla Singletary - Central of Talbot
16. Les Bateson - Dublin High
17. Doyle Floyd - Bleckley Co High
18. David Jenkins - Hephzibah High
19. Dustin O'Neal - Clinch Co High
20. Jody Cravey - Hawkinsville High
21. Yvette Crick - South Region Office
22. Cathy Gilmore - Henry Co High
23. CJ Satterfield - Stockbridge High
24. Douglas Williams - Telfair Co High
25. Trish Williams - Gordon Co Young Farmers

*Georgia Ag Teachers Private Pesticide Applicator Training*

*August 26, 2013*

Georgia Farm Bureau headquarters

1st Floor Conference Room

1620 Bass Rd., Macon, GA 31210

1:00- 4:00 pm

Sponsors:  Bibb Co. Extension, Georgia Center for Urban Agriculture,
Georgia Department of Agriculture, and Georgia Farm Bureau


* *

12:30  1:00                                         Registration

*1:00  3:00                                          Review of Applying
Pesticides Correctly*

*1.      **Principles of Pest Control*

*2.      **Pesticide Labeling*

*3.      **Pesticide Formulation*

*4.      **Pesticides in the Environment*

*5.      **Special Concerns*

*6.      **Harmful Effects and Emergency Response*

*7.      **Personal Protective Equipment*

*8.      **Pesticide Handling Decisions*

*9.      **Mixing, Loading, and Application*

*10.  **Applying the Correct Amount*

*11.  **Transportation, Storage, Disposal, Spill Clean Up*

*12.  **Georgia Laws and Regulations*

* *

*3:00                                                     Written Exam and
application completion.*

* *

*4:00                                                    Wrap up and
Adjourn *

Melissa Riley
Central Region Ag Education
Horticulture Teacher
1005 State University Drive,  Box 4060
Fort Valley, GA 31030
office - 478-825-6067
cell - 478-973-4071
  fax - 478-825-6980