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Private Applicator Exam Training

This training is for pesticide applicators needing to take the core or agriculture fertilizer (Category 14) applicator exams. Other category testing can be scheduled for afternoon; but no subject matter is taught.

Agenda (CT):     Room 107

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.        Registration & Welcome

9:00 – 9:25 a.m.        Regulating Pesticide Use

9:25 – 9:50 a.m.        Pesticide Formulations

9:50 – 10:15 a.m.      Pesticide Labels, Part 1

10:15 – 10:35a.m.     Pesticide Labels, Part 2

10:35 – 10:50 a.m.    Calibration and Maintenance

(those not needing Cat 14 are free for Lunch Break)

11:00 am to Noon - Category 14 (Training only for those needing the Cat 14 endorsement for manure applications)

1:00 pm- 5:00 pm EXAM TESTING

Registration required:

*To register for the training session contact Purdue Extension-Warrick County, 812-897-6100, by Feb 14th, 2023.  

*To register for the exam(s) at Ivy Tech visit to sign-up. There will be a $55 fee. To select the Feb 17th testing date- you need a password. Register with office above to receive password. There are limited spaces so sign-up early!  Individuals can take 2 exams if needed, but need to sign up for both via Metro, in advance.

*Training manuals are available ($30+shipping) from The Purdue Education Store and can be ordered online or by calling 765-494-6794.

*If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, one week prior to the meeting, contact Amanda at Purdue Extension-Warrick County, 812-897-6100, or


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