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Commercial Applicator Recertification Schedules

Note: Exams will be given at all locations for those individuals seeking first-time certification. Class is for applicators who need to be recertified. All recertification and testing sessions begin at 9:00 a.m. Recertification training ends at 3:00 p.m. Complete a registration form online and submit it to guarantee a spot in a class. If mailing a payment, include a printed copy of the registratioin form.


2020 Commercial Applicator Recertification Schedules





Thursday, January 9, 2020
Thursday, April 9, 2020 
Thursday, July 9, 2020 
Thursday, October 8, 2020

Panola County Extension Office
245-C Eureka Street (Map/Directions)
Phone 662-563-6260


Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 
Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Coastal Research and Extension Center
1815 Popp's Ferry Road (Map/Direction)
Phone 228-388-4710



Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 

Forrest County Extension Office
952 Sullivan Drive (Map/Directions)
Phone 601-545-6083


Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 
Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Central MS Research and Extension Center
1320 Seven Springs Road (Map/Directions)

Phone 601-857-2284


Thursday, February 6, 2020
Thursday, May 7, 2020 
Thursday, August 6, 2020 
Thursday, November 12, 2020

Delta Research and Extension Center
82 Stoneville Rd. (Map/Directions)
Phone 662-686-9311


Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 
Tuesday, November 10, 2020

North MS Research and Extension Center
5421 Hwy. 145 South (Map/Directions)
Phone 662-566-2201

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Filed Under: Crops, Pesticide Applicator Certification February 26, 2019

STARKVILLE, Miss. -- The Dicamba Applicator Training required for individuals who plan to apply dicamba herbicide products in Xtend cropping systems has been opened online and scheduled at several sites in the Delta and north Mississippi.

Filed Under: Pesticide Applicator Certification, Insects, Turfgrass and Lawn Management January 4, 2019

Agricultural professionals are invited to attend the 2019 General Pest Management Workshop Jan. 24 at the Central Mississippi Research and Extension Center in Raymond.

A group of more than a dozen people in hard hats break ground with shovels.
Filed Under: Pesticide Applicator Certification, Termites April 10, 2018

STARKVILLE, Miss. -- Officials with the Mississippi State University Extension Service broke ground on a termite application training facility alongside pest control industry sponsors during a ceremony April 6.

The Termite Technician Training Facility, or T3F, will be located near the Mississippi Horse Park in Starkville and is scheduled to be completed in early 2019.

Filed Under: Pesticide Applicator Certification, Farming November 30, 2015

YAZOO CITY, Miss. -- Mississippi farmers can safely remove leftover pesticides from their property during a free disposal event on Dec. 16 in Yazoo City.

Insecticides, herbicides, fungicides and other pesticide products can be dropped off at the former Tal Port building located at 2003 Gordon Avenue between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m.

No household waste, tires, rinsates, empty containers or products in bulk containers will be accepted.

Leonard Gianessi, a consultant for the CropLife Foundation, spoke to Mississippi State University scientists March 20, 2014, on the important role pesticide use plays in food security for the growing global population. (Photo by MSU Public Affairs/Beth Wynn)
Filed Under: Agriculture, Insects-Crop Pests, Pesticide Applicator Certification March 21, 2014

MISSISSIPPI STATE -- How to feed the world’s growing population is a continuing challenge for agricultural researchers and producers, and one expert who spoke Thursday at Mississippi State University said pesticides are essential for meeting that challenge.

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