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UC ANR Online Courses have moved to eXtension

A single hose pesticide application in a landscape. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

Attention Pest Management Professionals! Are you looking for continuing education units (CEUs) to complete your renewal application this year for the Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR)? The UC Statewide IPM Program and...

Posted on Monday, March 11, 2019 at 3:17 PM
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management

DPR license holders: Renew early with these courses

Graphic from online course.

Learn about opportunities to receive continuing education hours. October is upon us and before you know it, we'll be wrapped up in the busy holiday season. If you hold a license or certificate from the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR)...

Graphic from online course.
Graphic from online course.

Graphic from online course.

Respirator training course.
Respirator training course.

Respirator training course.

Posted on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 9:15 AM
Tags: CEU (3), continuing education (2), course (3), DPR (15), online (2), training (11), UC IPM (225)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management

Fipronil Labels Have New Restrictions

A pest management professional making a liquid application of fipronil. (Credit: Les Greenberg, UC Riverside)

[Article modified on April 13, 2019 to correct inaccuracies.] New label changes will alter how fipronil is applied by pest management professionals (PMPs) in urban environments, particularly between November and February, during California's typical...

Figure 2: Diagram showing California fipronil label restrictions. Graphic courtesy of the California Department of Pesticide Regulation.
Figure 2: Diagram showing California fipronil label restrictions. Graphic courtesy of the California Department of Pesticide Regulation.

Figure 2: Diagram showing California fipronil label restrictions. Graphic courtesy of the California Department of Pesticide Regulation.

Posted on Friday, July 6, 2018 at 10:00 PM
Tags: applications (1), California (29), DPR (15), EPA (10), fipronil (2), label changes (2), law (3), perimeter (1), restrictions (1), UC IPM (225), UC Riverside (12)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Using Seaweed to Kill Argentine Ants

Fig 1. Argentine ants feeding on green or red hydrogels to demonstrate liquid bait uptake. (Credit: J-W Tay, UC Riverside)

[From the Spring issue of the UC IPM Green Bulletin] Argentine ants can be a damaging ant pest species in both agricultural and urban environments in California. Outdoors, they disrupt biological control by tending honeydew-producing pests and...

Posted on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 8:00 PM
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Dress correctly for work: new online course on personal protective equipment

Pesticide handlers must clean their work clothes separate from the family laundry to prevent pesticide contamination.

Spring is in full swing and summer is right around the corner. If you work in agricultural, turf, landscape, or structural settings, you are probably at your busiest. If you handle pesticides as part of your work, you most likely wear some sort of...

Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 10:00 PM
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

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