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Mississippi Agricultural Waste Pesticide Event

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 -
8:00am - 3:00pm

Date and Time: March 4, 2020 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location: Tunica Arena and Expo Parking Lot (3873 U.S. Highway 61 North), Tunica County

Event Information: Agricultural waste pesticide collection events are one-day events, usually held in the fall and early winter after harvest and before spring planting begins. Waste pesticides such as insecticides, herbicides, and fungicides are accepted at these events, along with plant growth regulators and surfactants. There is no limit to the age of the agricultural chemical accepted for disposal. Waste tires from the farm will also be accepted. Farmers and landowners may drop off up to 10 automobile/light truck sized tires and up to 2 tractor-sized tires for recycling.There is no charge to the farmer or landowner to participate.

Contact: Dr. John Emerson Linhoss


Department: Ag & Bio Engineering
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