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.

  • 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.
  • Association of Grand Rapids Landscape Professionals Summer Field Day

    Date: July 28, 2017
    Time: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
    Location: Calvin College campus, 3201 Burton St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546 (A campus map is on the brochure)
    Contact: AGRLP website: www.agrlp.org, phone: 616-531-1370

    Three morning education sessions, BBQ lunch and trade show, afternoon turf and ornamental diagnostic tours.
  • Southwest Michigan Row Crops Field Day

    Date: August 2, 2017
    Time: 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    Contact: Eric Anderson, 269-467-5511, eander32@msu.edu

    This field day, hosted by the SW MI Field Crops team, will include talks on a wide range of topics in addition to the focus on weed control options in LibertyLink soybean.
  • 2017 Michigan State Turfgrass Field Day

    Date: August 16, 2017
    Time: 8 a.m-3 p.m
    Location: Hancock Turfgrass Research Center, 4444 Farm Lane, East Lansing, MI 48910
    Contact: Michigan Turfgrass Foundation: 517-392-5003

  • Wojo’s Greenhouses Pesticide Credit Clinic

    Date: October 10, 2017
    Time: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Location: 2570 Oakwood Rd, Ortonville, MI 48462 (Wojo’s Greenhouses)
    Contact: Emily Huening, (517) 381-0437, emily@mnla.org

    All-day programs - 8 MDARD Applicator Credits - Core (Comm. or Priv.) 2, 3A, 3B, 5 or 6
  • Grand Traverse Conservation District Pesticide Credit Clinic

    Date: October 16, 2017 - October 17, 2017
    Time: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Location: 1450 Cass Rd, Traverse City, MI 49684 (Grand Traverse Conservation District)
    Contact: Emily Huening, (517) 381-0437, emily@mnla.org

    All-day programs - 8 MDARD Applicator Credits - Core (Comm. or Priv.) 2, 3A, 3B, 5 or 6.
  • Matthei Botanic Gardens Pesticide Credit Clinic

    Date: October 24, 2017 - October 25, 2017
    Time: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Location: 1800 N Dixboro Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 (Matthei Botanic Gardens)
    Contact: Emily Huening, (517) 381-0437, emily@mnla.org

    All-day programs - 8 MDARD Applicator Credits - Core (Comm. or Priv.) 2, 3A, 3B, 5 or 6.
  • MSU Diagnostic Center for Population and Animal Health Building Pesticide Credit Clinic

    Date: October 30, 2017 - November 1, 2017
    Time: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Location: 4125 Beaumont Rd, Lansing, MI 48910 (MSU Diagnostic Center for Population and Animal Health Building)
    Contact: Emily Huening, (517) 381-0437, emily@mnla.org

    All-day programs - 8 MDARD Applicator Credits - Core (Comm. or Priv.) 2, 3A, 3B, 5 or 6.
  • Association of Grand Rapids Landscape Professionals Winter Learning Series

    Date: November 10, 2017
    Time: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Location: 372 Jackson St SW, Grandville, MI 49418 (Hanley Christian Reformed Church)
    Contact: Karla VanderBaan, (616) 531-1370

  • Association of Grand Rapids Landscape Professionals Winter Learning Series

    Date: November 29, 2017
    Time: 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
    Location: 372 Jackson St SW, Grandville, MI 49418 (Hanley Christian Reformed Church)
    Contact: Karla VanderBaan, (616) 531-1370

    Emerging trends in pest management and pesticides.
  • 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.
  • Association of Grand Rapids Landscape Professionals Winter Learning Series

    Date: December 8, 2017
    Time: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Location: 372 Jackson St SW, Grandville, MI 49418 (Hanley Christian Reformed Church)
    Contact: Karla VanderBaan, (616) 531-1370

    Updates on pesticide issues from MSU PSEP and MDARD.

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.