4 HOURS: AGRICULTURAL PLANT
After purchasing this course, a link will automatically be sent to your email and you can start immediately. This course is designed to allow a New Mexico Private Applicator, Commercial Pesticide Applicator, Public Applicator, or Noncommercial Applicator to earn 4 CEUs in the General Category.
This course covers the following topics: Concepts in Weed Control, Herbicide Formulations, Soil Applied Herbicides, Pesticide Interaction in Crops and Weeds, Common Weeds, Biotic Vs Abiotic, The Disease Pyramid, Organic Field Crop Productions, Crop Rotation, Pesticide Drift, Protecting Water, and Heat Stress.
This course has been designed in a Distance Learning format and approved by the New Mexico Department of Agriculture as a recertification course. NOTE: As per the NMDA, you cannot repeat a Distance Learning course in a recertification cycle. PESTED updates our courses annually. If you are not sure if you have taken this course, please call PESTED and we will check your account history. This course is online. All that is required is an internet connection and an email address. True/False quizzes are given at the end of each section to enhance the student’s learning. This course is narrated and self-paced, with high quality images of insect and animal species as well as equipment.
Students will be able to print their certificate after sending their completion e-mail at the end of the course. Students will be able to print their certificates up until December 31st. If you need a certificate for courses taken in a previous cycle please call or e-mail us. If we do not receive the completion e-mail after course completion your credits will not be reported to the state.