Turfgrass Applicator Certification & Training Information
Definition of a private applicator, list of minimum standards for certification, information on Worker Protection Standards, and pesticide record keeping.
Definitions of commercial and non-commercial applicators, operators and applicators, and dealers and sales agents. List of 21 commercial categories, initial certification testing dates and locations.
This listing provides dates, locations, and CEU hours assigned to approved training meetings for specific categories.
This Kentucky Department of Agriculture site lets you see the number of continuing education credits you have accumulated during your current 3-year certification period.
Core manual, category manuals, and selected publications.
· Status of Individual Licensing and Certification
· Guidelines for Obtaining General and Specific Certification Credits
· Kentucky Pesticide Laws
· Kentucky Pesticide Regulations
KY Pest News contains articles written by Extension Specialists in Entomology, Plant Pathology and Weed Science Cooperative Extension Specialists on insects, diseases and weeds that affect crops and landscapes in the Commonwealth. The newsletter is published weekly during the peak growing season and bi-weekly the remainder of the year. All information and recommendations in the KY Pest News Newsletter are time-sensitive and apply only to Kentucky. Past issues should be used for reference only.