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NEW Page: Resources and Publications

  • First item is Safe Handling of Treated Seed.

Changes to Minnesota's Category P: Gophers Now Category P: Vertebrate Pests

Changes to Minnesota's Fumigation Licenses, Categories and Endorsements.

  • For more information see the Fumigation web page.
  • Effects Private, Commercial, Noncommercial and SPCA Structural applicators who apply fumigants to soil, stored grain and for other uses starting January 1, 2013.
  • For information about new EPA soil fumigation requirements for safety, training and label directions see the New Safety Measures for Soil Fumigant Pesticides Fumigation MN Dept of Ag web page.

Pesticide Safety Education Study Manuals web page.

New Study Manuals Now Available For:

  • Category E: Turf and Ornamentals
  • Category P: Vertebrate Pests (former Category P: Gopher)
  • Stored Grain and Fumigation for:
    • Private Stored Grain and Fumigation Endorsement
    • Commercial and Noncommercial Category N: Stored Grain and Fumigation
    • SPCA Stored Grain and Fumigation Endorsement
  • Soil Fumigation for:
    • Private Soil Fumigation Endorsement
    • Commercial, Noncommercial and SPCA Category O: Soil Fumigation

To purchase click here and scroll down: Study Manuals

Find out more about Emerald Ash Borer and other invasive species from:

Responsible management of pests and pesticides is essential to public health, safety and environmental protection, and has emerged as a priority for national security. Our programs provide expertise important in many Minnesota industries.

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