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02/05 Spray Safe

Date: Feb 05, 2020
Time: 7:45 AM - 1:00 PM
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Spray Safe is February 5, 2020 in Waite Hall at the Yolo County Fairgrounds.

Space is limited to 375. Priority registration will be given to Yolo County to ensure you have a spot!

Registration: 7:45 AM to 8:30 AM
Seminar: 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Location: Waite Hall, Yolo County Fairgrounds
1250 Gum Avenue, Woodland

$20.00 pre-registration
$25.00 at the door

Topics Include:*
- Managing Drift
- Best Management Practices/New Technology
- New Long Term Irrigated Lands Program
- Rinsing and Recycling Pesticide Containers
- Employee Training
- Legal
- Personal Protective Equipment

*Topics may change

The agenda will be uploaded in February 2020.

This course has been approved for 3 Continuing Education Units:
- 2 Laws & Regs
- 1 Other
YOU MUST SIGN BOTH THE REGULAR SIGN IN SHEET AND THE CE UNIT SIGN IN SHEET TO RECEIVE THESE UNITS!!!

It is recommended that you attend if you are a
- PCA and Applicator
- Grower
- Owner
- Operator

Please RSVP by January 29, 2020 to ensure there is lunch for you. After January 29, lunch will not be guaranteed.

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* The Spray Safe program was created to reduce spray drift, enhance worker safety and protect public health through more effective communications.
* The program encourages farmers to communicate with each other and to be vigilant to help reduce incidents of spray drift.
* Continuing education is provided on new and improved practices, technologies and precautions to improve farm safety.

1) Review the rules and regulations governing pesticide use, share experiences and discuss concerns
2) Education about how to improve existing practices of policies to further enhance public safety
3) Dissemination of Spray Safe checklist to remind farmers and applicators about precautions that must be taken when applying pesticides
4) Encourage farmers to know their neighbors and share phone numbers and contact information with those who work and farm near us

Spray Safe is offered only in English.

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02/05 Spray Safe
Feb 05, 2020 | 7:45 AM - 1:00 PM

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Sponsor logos will be displayed around the event.
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