Pesticide Applicator Recertification Training

TO: Licensed Private Pesticide Applicator and Certified Fertilizer Applicator

You have the opportunity to participate in recertification sessions offered this year in Muskingum County. There are two sessions that start with three hours of Pesticide credits and end with 1 hour of Fertilizer credits. If you have both a Pesticide License and a Fertilizer Certification you will need a total of 4 hours of training.

Session dates are:

Tuesday, February 4, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Thursday, February 6, 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Additional training opportunities are available at pested.osu.edu/privaterecertification.  Pre-registration is expected. There is a $35.00 fee for thisrecertification session. Checks should be made payable to OSU Extension – Muskingum County and returned with the enclosed registration form 3 days prior to the session you will be attending. This fee is in addition to the $30.00 license fee of the Ohio Department of Agriculture. Send your $30.00 renewal fee to O.D.A., 8995 East Main Street, Reynoldsburg, OH 43068 after you have participated in a recertification session. Bring your pesticide card or pesticide license number with you to the meeting. Please call if you have a question. Specific questions about your license can be directed to ODA at 1-800-282-1955. In case of bad weather, call the office at 740-454-0144 to see if the meeting has been postponed. Notice of closure would also be posted on our website (muskinum.osu.edu). Online registration options can be found at muskingum.osu.edu/applicator.

Letters will be sent through postal service from the Ohio Department of Agriculture regarding your license status in December.  We will mail letters from the Extension office regarding training opportunities shortly after.