2018-02-08 / Community

Pesticide review available

BAD AXE - For anyone who needs to continue RUP certification, MSUExtension will be offering a review class on Thursday, Feb. 22. The review will begin at 9 a.m. and cover the core manual. Three RUP credits will be available to those with current certification and not taking the test in the afternoon.

Following the review, at noon the Michigan Department of Agriculture will be on-hand to administer testing to those who would like to take the test to receive their certification.

Registration for the test only needs to be done on the Michigan Department of Agriculture’s website at www.michigan.gov/pestexam or by calling 1-800- 292-3939.

The class and testing will be held at the Huron Expo Center, 170 W. Soper Road, at the fairgrounds, in Bad Axe. Bob Battel, MSU-Extension Field Crops Educator, will be hosting this event.

To register for the review, call 989- 269-9949 extension 602.

MSU-Extension also has the “2018 Weed Control Guide for Field Crops” available at the office located in the Huron County Health Department Complex, 1142 S. Van Dyke Road (M-53), Ste. 200, Bad Axe.

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