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News and Updates 

New Private Study Manual
Iowa Private Pesticide Applicator

 

The revised manual for private pesticide applicators is available for purchase at ISU Extension Online Store, or contact your local extension office to order your copy of the manual through them. For more information visit https://store.extension.iastate.edu/product/15708  Certification exams based on this manual will be available starting September 1, 2019 at all testing locations currently approved by IDALS. The current certification manuals and exams will continue to be used until August 31, 2019.
 

New Category 3G Study Manual
Greenhouse  Pest Control

The revised manual for commercial pesticide applicators will be available for purchase at ISU Extension Online Store beginning July 1, 2018, or contact your local extension office and order your copy of the manual through them. For more information visit https://www.extension.iastate.edu/psep/Pubs.html and select publication CS15B.   New certification exams based on this manual will be available starting August 1, 2018, at all testing locations currently approved by IDALS. The current certification manuals and exams will continue to be used until July 31, 2018.

 

New Category 3OT, 3T & 3O Study Manual
Ornamental and Turfgrass Pest Management

The revised manual for commercial pesticide applicators will be available for purchase at ISU Extension Online Store beginning December 18, 2017, or contact your local extension office and order your copy of the manual through them. For more information visit https://www.extension.iastate.edu/psep/Pubs.html and select publication CS15.

New certification exams based on this manual will be available starting January 8, 2018, at all testing locations currently approved by IDALS. The current certification manuals and exams will continue to be used until January 5, 2018.

Note: Category 3G is not included in this manual.