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Ohio Pesticide Safety Education Program


2015 Educator Inservice for Pesticide Safety Education

December 16 & 17, 2014, Ohio 4-H Center, Columbus
ANR Issues Meeting and Dinner: Tues., Dec. 16 at 6:00 p.m.

Click here to register (includes option to join the inservice virtually through Carmen Connect)

Agenda: Tuesday, Dec. 16 and Wednesday, Dec. 17

Tuesday, December 16

Morning Session
9:00 Welcome
Andy Londo, Asst. Director, Ag. & Natural Res., OSU Extension
9:15 Livestock Fly Baits (P-2)
Nicky Gallagher, Syngenta
9:45 Field Crop Insect Update (P-1)
Andy Michel, Extension Specialist, Entomology, OSU
10:30 Break
10:45 Field Crop Weed Update (P-1)
Mark Loux, Extension Specialist, Horticulture & Crop Science, OSU
11:30 Mixing Pesticides: Helping Applicators Overcome
the Pitfalls (Core)
Fred Whitford, Coordinator, Purdue Pesticide Programs

12:15 Lunch

Afternoon Session
1:00 Adjuvants and the Power of the Spray Droplet (Core)
Fred Whitford, Coordinator, Purdue Pesticide Programs
1:45 Soybean Disease Update (P-1)
Anne Dorrance, Extension Specialist, Plant Pathology, OSU
2:15 Corn and Wheat Disease Update (P-1)
Pierce Paul, Extension Specialist, Plant Pathology, OSU
2:45 Fumigation Update (P-6)
Curtis Young, Extension Educator, OSU Extension
3:15 Break
3:30 Case Studies & Regulatory Update (Core)
Matt Beal, Chief, Plant Industry, Ohio Department of Agriculture
4:15 Pesticide Safety Education Program Update (Core)
Mimi Rose, Program Director, PSEP, OSU Extension
5:00 Adjourn - ANR Issues Meeting & Dinner at 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, December 17

Morning Session
9:00 Fruit & Vegetable Insect Update (P-3)
Celeste Welty, Extension Specialist, Entomology, OSU Extension
9:45 Nursery and Ornamental Disease Update (P-4)
Nancy Taylor, C. Wayne Ellett Plant & Pest Diagnostic Clinic, OSU

10:15 Break

10:30 Fruit & Vegetable Weed Update (P-3)
Doug Doohan, Extension Specialist, Horticulture & Crop Science, OSU
11:15 Greenhouse Insect (P-5)
Luis CaƱas, Extension Specialist, Entomology, OSU

12:00 Lunch

Afternoon Session
12:45 Nursery Insect Update (P-4)
David Shetlar, Extension Specialist, Entomology, OSU
1:30 Ohio Trees Under Seige (P-4)
Dan Herms, Extension Specialist, Entomology, OSU Extension
2:15 Aquatic Weed Control Update
Eugene Braig, Extension Specialist, Environ. & Natural Res., OSU
3:00 Adjourn


Presentations from the 2014 Educator Inservice

Peggy Hall - Pesticide Drift and Civil Liability - http://presenter.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/hall.673/Pesticide_Drift_and_Civil_Liability_-_20140117_105026_24.html (Presentation works best on Firefox, Safari, and Internet Explorer 9.0)

Thanks for a great inservice! We have recordings of some of the presentations that are below.

Tuesday, Jan. 7
We recorded the first day of the inservice through the Carmen Connect. To view the presentations below, sign into Carmen Connect with your OSU login. Once you are in Carmen Connect, you can copy the URL below for each presentation, put it into your browser, and watch the presentation. If you have any trouble, please contact Cindy Folck.

Core Presentations

Reed Johnson - Effects of Pesticides of Bees - http://carmenconnect.osu.edu/p8l3jbd1tib/

Denise Ellsworth - Protecting Bees from Pesticides - http://carmenconnect.osu.edu/p2lxnd5c01f/

Matt Beal - Ohio Department of Agriculture 2014 Update - http://carmenconnect.osu.edu/p210r50o7ws/

Jared Shaffer - ODA Sensitive Crop Registry - http://carmenconnect.osu.edu/p9mo71k80e8/

Roger Downer - Drift Concerns for Sensitive Crops -  http://carmenconnect.osu.edu/p9og00f4qbd/

Category 3 - Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Category 4 - Nursery & Forest Crops, Category 5 - Greenhouse

Francesca Peduto Hand - Nursery and Greenhouse Disease Update (recorded together with:)

Mike Ellis - Fruit Disease Update - http://carmenconnect.osu.edu/p4pshlvydpf/

Doug Doohan - Fruit & Vegetable Weed Update - http://carmenconnect.osu.edu/p92gtlrw5so/

David Shetlar - Nursery Insect Update - http://carmenconnect.osu.edu/p1vpc8fy26e/

Sally Miller - Vegetable Disease Update - http://carmenconnect.osu.edu/p30tlwcvrf4/

Luis Cañas - Greenhouse Insect Update - http://carmenconnect.osu.edu/p59zv1oa8az/

Wednesday, Jan. 8

The second day of presentations were recorded through Camtasia. Just click on the title and you will be forwarded to the web link for the presentation:

Category 1 - Grain & Cereal Crops

Andy Michel - Corn Insect Update

Ron Hammond - Soybean Insect Update

Anne Dorrance - Soybean Disease Update

Pierce Paul - Implications of Rainfall at Anthesis for Scab Management with Fungicides

** due to technical difficulties, we don't have a recording of Mark Loux's presentation on Field Crop Herbicide and Weed Management.

Category 2 - Forage Crops & Livestock

Mak Sulc - Weed Control in Forages, Pastures, and Noncrop Areas

Category 3 - Fruit & Vegetable Crops

Celeste Welty - Vegetable & Fruit Insect Management News

Category 4 - Nursery & Forest Crops

Hannah Mathers - Nursery/Landscape Weed Update

Category 6 - Fumigation

Curtis Young - Phosphine Gas: Label, Applicator's Manual, and Fumigation Management Plan