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2023 Pesticide Education Information

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Pesticide licenses are required in order to use restricted use pesticides in the state of North Carolina. You can hold a PRIVATE applicator license for agricultural commodities grown on land you own/rent or a COMMERCIAL applicator license if you earn money from the spraying of pesticides.

Private applicator licenses are valid for THREE years and require 2 hours of V credit and 2 hours of X credit by June 30th of the year of renewal.

Commercial applicator licenses are valid for FIVE years and require various hours based on your license. More Information

Haywood County Classes:

V credit opportunities will be available at the Mountain Research Station Field Day on Thursday, July 20th — more information is forthcoming

Other Regional Opportunities:

For L credit, please see the Henderson 2023 Pesticide Schools for classes being offered by the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Henderson County Center this spring and summer

Pesticide Re-certification Seminar

Southern AG, NC State Extension, and NCDA&CS are sponsoring a Pesticide Re-certification seminar

July 20, 2023 8:00a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

N.C. Cooperative Extension, Henderson County Center,
100 Jackson Park Rd.
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Space is limited, so please register as soon as possible.
Topics include navigating pesticide labels, discussion of current products, and keeping plants healthy.