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Agriculture

Private pesticide applicator test-only session offered

HENRY — University of Illinois Extension – Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit is offering the following test-only session for private pesticide applicators. Pre-registration is required by Jan. 23.

The test-only session will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Jan. 25, at the Marshall-Putnam Extension Office located in the Farm Bureau Building, 509 Front St., Henry. Testing will begin at noon.

To register, call the University of Illinois Extension-Marshall-Putnam Extension Office at 309-364-2356. There is no charge for the session. The Illinois Department of Agriculture will administer the test. Participants may bring a calculator.

New private applicator manuals came out in 2011-12. The manual and workbook can be purchased online or at local Extension offices.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, indicate when calling/registering. All programs offered through the University of Illinois Extension are open to all individuals regardless of place of residence, race, creed, national origin, gender, physical or mental disability, or marital status.

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