You have the opportunity to participate in recertification sessions offered this year in Muskingum County. There are two sessions that start with three hours of Pesticide credits and end with 1 hour of fertilizer credits. A third opportunity is a available for fertilizer applicators credits only. If you have both a Pesticide License and a Fertilizer Certification you will need a total of 4 hours of training. This year we are also offering a 3 hour training for anyone who need Fertilizer Certification in lieu of taking the exam.
Thurs., Feb. 14, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Pesticide Applicator Recertification
Thurs., Feb. 14, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Fertilizer Applicator Recertification
Tues., Feb. 19, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Pesticide Applicator Recertification
Tues., Feb. 19, 9:00 - 10:00 p.m. Fertilizer Applicator Recertification
Thurs., Mar. 7, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Fertilizer Applicator Recertification only
Thurs., Feb. 14, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Fertilizer Training for First TimeCertification
Additional training opportunities are available at pested.osu.edu/privaterecertification
Pre-registration is expected. There is a $35.00 fee for the recertification session. Checks should be made payable to OSU Extension-Muskingum County and returned with the enclosed registration form 3 days prior to the session you will be attending. This fee is in addition to the $30.00 license fee of the Ohio Department of Agriculture. Send your $30.00 renewal fee to O.D.A., 8995 East Main Street, Reynoldsburg, OH 43068 after you have participated in a recertification session. Bring your pesticide card or pesticide license number with you to the meeting. Please call if you have a question. Specific questions about your license can be directed to ODA at 1-800-282-1955. In case of bad weather, call the office at (740) 454-0144 to see if the meeting has been postponed. Notice of closure would also be posted on our website.