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    FSMA Produce Safety Course in Mankato

    The University of Minnesota Extension is partnering with the Minnesota Department of Agriculture to host a FSMA Produce Safety Rule training in Mankato on January 23rd.

    Conifer Madness

    Thirty five to forty percent of my service calls deal with trees, and the vast majority of those calls consist of evergreens that often do not live up to their name.

    New Dicamba Application Rules

    All individuals applying dicamba products must undergo special product label-required training in order to comply with Minnesota Pesticide Control Law. Because these products are now Restricted Use Pesticides, all applicators of these products must also be a certified Private pesticide applicator or a licensed Commercial or Noncommercial pesticide applicator.

    Suspect Off-Target Dicamba?

    Recent use of dicamba-resistant soybeans in 2017 has led to record amounts of complaints from neighboring fields.
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