Training Programs

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You are cordially invited to join the Pesticide Safety and Education Program mailing list.  It was created exclusively for certified pesticide applicators interested in receiving notifications of upcoming recertification training opportunities, Core and Category Review workshops, and any hot topics Michigan pesticide applicators need to know. For more information, see the Pesticide Safety and Education page.

  • Hope College Diagnostic Tour

    Date: July 6, 2017
    Time: 6-8 p.m.
    Location: Hope College campus, 141 E. 12th St., Holland, MI 49423
    Contact: Emily Huening, (517) 381-0437, emily@mnla.org, Michigan Nursery and Landscape Association

    Two, one-hour sessions focusing on turf and landscape pests and pest problem diagnosing on the diverse landscape of Hope College’s campus.
  • Applewood Estate Diagnostic Tour

    Date: July 11, 2017
    Time: 6-8 p.m.
    Location: Applewood Estate 1400 E Kearsley St., Flint, MI 48503
    Contact: Emily Huening, (517) 381-0437, emily@mnla.org, Michigan Nursery and Landscape Association

    Two, one-hour sessions focusing on turf and landscape pests and pest problem diagnosing on the diverse landscape of historic Applewood Estate.
  • Viticulture Field Day 2017

    Date: July 26, 2017
    Time: 9 a.m.
    Location: Southwest Michigan Research and Extension Center, 1791 Hillandale Rd., Benton Harbor, MI 49022
    Contact: Renee Tinkey, 269-944-1477, ext. 201

    Viticulture Field Day - Full day of vineyard education in horticulture, soil science, and pest management, followed by wine showcase and steak cook-out.
  • U.P. Summer Field Day at Northern Michigan University

    Date: July 26, 2017
    Time: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Location: Northern Michigan University Services Building 136 Sugarloaf Avenue (between Wright and Hawley Streets) Marquette, MI 49855
    Contact: John Stone, stonejo2@msu.edu, 517-353-5134

    Join us at Northern Michigan University, for a day of hands-on learning experience with MDARD.
  • Great Lakes Fruit, Vegetable, Farm Market, and Greenhouse Growers EXPO

    Date: December 5, 2017 - December 7, 2017
    Location: DeVos Place Conference Center, 303 Monroe Ave. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    Contact: Benjamin Phillips, phill406@anr.msu.edu

    Largest fruit, vegetable, farm market, and greenhouse meeting in the Midwest.

The MSU IPM Program maintains this site as an access point to pest management information at MSU. The IPM Program is administered within the Department of Entomology, fueled by research from the AgBioResearch, delivered to citizens through MSU Extension, and proud to be a part of Project GREEEN.