Aquatic Pesticide Safety Education Workshop offered statewide March 24

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University of Nevada, Reno Extension, in partnership with the Nevada Department of Agriculture, is offering a workshop March 24 to train people throughout the state how to properly use pesticides in aquatic and rangeland sites to avoid damage to water quality and nontarget plants and wildlife.

The workshop is meant for certified applicators and those wanting to become certified, including people who regularly handle pesticides as part of their jobs, such as farmers, ranchers, park employees and groundskeepers. Participants that are certified or licensed will receive continuing education units.

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