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Agriculture

Private pesticide applicator test-only session offered

PRINCETON — The 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 Wednesday.

The test–only session will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday at the Bureau County Extension Office located at 850 Thompson St., Princeton, in the Becker Professional Suites Building. Testing will begin at 10 a.m. To register, call University of Illinois Extension-Bureau County at 815-875-2878. 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 please indicate when calling/registering. If you have questions or need more information please call University of Illinois Extension – Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit at 815-875-2878.

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