Monroe County Pesticide Training and Review Class

Join us for a Pesticide Training and Review Class at Monroe Community College on March 17th taught by Ned Birkey. The class begins at 9:00 A.M. and ends at 3:30 P.M. six credits are available upon completion of the class. To register for the class, interested individuals should call Monroe County Community College at 734-384-4229.

Additional information is below:

Instructor: Ned Birkey

Time: Begins at 9:00 A.M. and runs until 3:30 P.M.

Address:  1555 South Raisinville Road, Monroe, MI 48161

Credits: 6

Registration: Call 734-384-4229


9-9:30 am: Introduction, review of agenda, and relevant administrative topics

9:30-10 am: MI Right to Farm Pesticide GAAMPS; Pesticide Record keeping for field corps, vegetables, or truf

10-12 pm: MI State Police Sgt Hamilton presents about truck and trailer safety, hauling pesticides, and related equipment.

12:30-1:15 pm: Groundwater Flow Model demonstration by MAEAP Technician.

1:15-3:30 pm: Tractor and sprayer calibration demonstration, nozzle selection