The Professional Ag Applicator Recertification training will be held the second day of Ag Expo, January 20, 2022 from 8:00 AM to Noon. This session will fulfill the biennial training requirement to maintain a Commercial Applicator license in South Dakota. The training is sponsored by SDSU and the South Dakota Department of Agriculture (SDAA). Pre-registration is required and is separate from the Ag Expo registration fee.
Please have a photo government issued ID available at check-in.
For on-line pre-registration questions, contact Roxanne or Kathy @ (605) 224-2445, or email email@example.com.
For questions re: licensing, please call SDAA at (605) 773-4432 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ag Plant Pest
8:15 Plant Disease Management: Fungicide Use, Safety, and Updates (1C) – Emmanuel Byamukama, Connie Strunk
9:15 Insect Update, Insect Resistance Management, Insecticide Safety, and Seed Treatments (1B, 5) – Adam Varenhorst, Patrick Wagner
10:20 Review of 2021 and Challenges for 2022 (1A) – Paul O. Johnson General
11:20 Ag Regulatory Update – DANR
11:50 Pesticide drift, weather and climate for 2022 – Laura Edwards