2018 PSEW

2018 Pesticide Safety Educators Workshop- TENTATIVE

Hotel Roanoke – September 5 & 6, 2018


Sept. 5, 2018 - Wednesday

 Time   Description
 Speakers Location
 8:00 amCat 10 Exam Prep Rachel Parson & Stephanie Blevins  Wilson
 10:00 am New Agent Orientation OPS, R. Parson, S. Blevins, M. Barrow, C. Gregg, etc. Wilson
 11:00 am Registration, Recertification Roster Sign-In, and Handout Materials Shanan Sessor et al. (VTPP) Washington Foyer
 12:30 pm Opening Remarks, PSE Program Status, Planning & Reporting, Other OPS and VTPP Washington Lecture Hall
 1:00 pm
Legal and Training Program Procedures Update OPS  Washington Lecture Hall
 2:00 pmField Watch Keith Tignor  Washington Lecture Hall
2:30 pm Break - Break Area
 All DayExhibits  -  Washington Foyer

      Small Group Sessions

 TimeWashington Monroe Wilson 
2:45 pm Field Watch -Expanded K. Tignor & J. Wilson Weed Resistance to Herbicides - M. Flessner Hands-on - Drift Demo - T. McCoy & M. Weaver 
 3:45 pm BreakBreak Break 
 4:00 pmDicamba Update - M. Flessner Spotted Lantern Fly - D. Pfeiffer Hands-on - Label Exercises - VTPP 


 TimeDescription Speakers Location 
 5:30 pm-Social- Workshop participants are welcome to enjoy refreshments Shenandoah Foyer 
 6:15 pmDinner Shenandoah 
 6:30 pmVDACS Awards Commissioner, Liza Fleeson, Jeff Rogers Shenandoah 

Sept. 6, 2018 - Thursday

 TimeDescription Speakers Location 
 7:00 amContinental Breakfast Break area 
 8:00 amSmall Group Sessions See table below for details. See below 
 11:00 amBreak/Exhibits/Check Out  - Break area 
 11:30 amOpen Forum: Clinic Updates & Pest Management Questions E. Day, E. Bush, M. Flessner, & J. Parkhurst Washington Lecture Hall 
 12:30 pmWrap up, Sign Out, and Adjourn VTPP Washington Lecture Hall 

Small Group Sessions
 TimeWashington Monroe Wilson 
 8:00 amPipeline Safety - J. Stamey Asian Longhorn Tick - State Veterinarian Consumer Pesticide Education - S. Blevins 
 9:00 amPesticide Investigations Poison Ivy Research - J. Jelesko VTPP Resources, Where are they? - R. Parson 
 10:00 amGMO Basics - J. Jelesko Insecticide Resistance Issues with Agri. Pests in VA - T. Kuhar & S. Taylor IPM Game - M. Tierney 





Pest and Pesticide Management Program Action Team Meeting

1:00 – 3:00pm Luncheon Meeting in Wilson


Demonstration & Research/Core Exams

1:00 - 3:00pm in Mill Mtn.  2nd floor











Whitney Weaver,
Jul 11, 2018, 7:39 AM