ERIC Number: ED158998
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Safe, Effective Use of Pesticides, A Manual for Commercial Applicators: Fumigation with Pesticides.
Moore, R. L.; And Others
This manual is designed to assist uses of fumigant pesticides prepared for certification under the Michigan Pesticide Control Act of 1976. An introduction with the explanation of fumigation is presented. The nine sections included describe: (1) Nature and effects of fumigants; (2) Modern fumigants; (3) Precautions to follow when using fumigants; (4) Use of safety devices; (5) Types of fumigation enclosures; (6) Greenhouse fumigation; (7) Fumigation of grain in bulk; (8) Soil fumigation; and (9) Fumigation procedures. A list of self-help questions and instructions for completing the questions are presented at the end of each section. (HM)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Extension Service (USDA), Washington, DC.; Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Cooperative Extension Service.
Identifiers: Fumigation; Michigan; Pest Control
Note: For related documents, see SE 024 681-692 and ED 152 516-517; Contains occasional light type