ERIC Number: ED157746
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Pesticide Applicator Certification Training, Manual No. 1a: Agricultural Pest Control. a. Plant.
Allen, W. A.; And Others
This manual provides information needed to meet the minimum standards for certification as an applicator of pesticides in the agricultural plant pest control category. Adapted for the State of Virginia, the text discusses: (1) the basics of insecticides; (2) insect pests; (3) selection and calibration of applicator equipment; and (4) the proper use of herbicides and fungicides. Safety precautions for the environment and applicator are stressed throughout. (CS)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ., Blacksburg. Extension Div.
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