Pesticide Use and Safety for Naturalists-20161213 1701-1_60822217
From Michelle Prysby
Description: Please join Tim McCoy, an Extension Associate with the Virginia Tech Pesticide Safety Education Program (VTPP), for an informative discussion about the legitimate role of pesticides in invasive species control, agricultural production, and our urban environment. Tim will cover topics ranging from the Food Quality Protection Act and how it affects the registration of pesticides, to practical advice you should consider if and when you need to use a pesticide.
Presenter: Tim McCoy is an educator and content developer for the Virginia Tech Pesticide Programs, a unit of the Entomology department, responsible for providing educational material on safe pesticide handling, application, and disposal to applicators and the general public in Virginia.
Tim is a trained entomologist with expertise in insecticide chemistry and the environmental fate of pesticides.
This webinar was presented on 13 December 2016.