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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.

The test–only session will be held on Friday from noon to 3 p.m. at the Marshall-Putnam Extension Office located at 509 Front St., Henry. Testing will begin promptly at noon. Advance registration is required by today, Thursday. Please call the Marshall-Putnam Extension Office at 309-364-2356 to register. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, please indicate when calling/registering.

There is no charge for the testing session. The Illinois Department of Agriculture will administer the test. Participants may bring a calculator. New private applicator training manuals came out in 2011/2012. The manual and workbook can be purchased online or at local Extension offices.

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