Use of Pesticides in Agriculture

36,00 $

  • Learning Guide and Answer Key, 478 p. (PESTTCAA-02)

The course Use of Pesticides in Agriculture is intended for farmers (farm producers and employees) who wish to apply pesticides in order to fight unwanted organisms that may damage their crop or their production. It prepares to several specialties that may be interesting for farmers and should be certified by the Ministère de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MELCC) according to the Pesticides Act.

Durée : 30 hours
Content:

This guide includes nine chapters and a Pre-evaluation Activity :

• General Information;

• Integrated Pest Management;

• Regulations;

• Pesticide Application Technology;

• Labels and Material Safety Data Sheets;

• Emergency Response;

• Health and Safety;

• Professionalism;

• Environmental Impact of Pesticides.

This learning guide comes with a separate Answer Key for the Exercises, including also appended content (Labels, Data sheets and Tables).

Evaluation:

Passing mark of the exam: 75%