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UW Extension hosts additional Crook County private pesticide applicator class

Crook County will be offering an additional private pesticide applicator class in April.

This class is an opportunity for individuals to renew or obtain a private pesticide applicator license.

Any landowner that anticipates applying restricted use pesticides must acquire a private pesticide application license through this class, complete the take-home workbook, or pass the exam administered in the extension office, prior to purchasing and use of said pesticide.

The class includes weed and pest district updates, worker protection standards, pest management, pesticide labels, pesticides in the...