|Category 3 A & C Pesticide Recertification Seminar is Oct. 26|
A full-day training seminar on Pesticide Application Recertification is being offered on Oct. 26 by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District's Parks and Golf Courses Division.
Following sign-in from 7 to 8 a.m, the seminar will take place from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Green Room at the Heritage Park Golf Course, 16445 South Lackman Road, Olathe.
The seminar will specifically address Pesticides in Category 3 Subcategory A & C and follows a seminar conducted earlier this year on subcategory B. Speakers will include tree experts from throughout the area. Topics to be covered include: pest identification and biology; control of borers in woody ornamentals; oak wilt treatment; avoiding pest problems through plant selection, planting and management; applicator safety; and new products and equipment. Time will be available for filling out state forms at the end of the presentations. The seminar is open to all interested parties including employees of area municipalities and other agencies.
Preregistration and prepayment is required. The cost for this nine-hour seminar is $30 per person and includes lunch. To register, contact Linda Johnson by 3 p.m. on Oct. 21 by calling (913) 894-3341 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.