The Rappahannock County office of Virginia Cooperative Extension is your local connection to Virginia's land-grant universities, Virginia Tech and Virginia State University.
Through educational programs based on research and developed with input from local stakeholders, we help the people of Rappahannock County improve their lives.
We provide education through programs in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Family and Consumer Sciences, 4-H Youth Development, and Community Viability.
Virginia Cooperative Extension offers private pesticide applicator recertification programs at the Remington American Legion Hall on, December 6, 2021 and at the Carver Center in Rapidan on, December 13th 2021.
Private Pesticide Applicator Recertification Classes
December 6, 2021 1:00pm-4:00pm
11415 Kings Hill Road
Remington, VA 22734
1:00 pm VDACS-OPS Legal Updates: Christine Trostler, Compliance Officer, VDACS-OPS
2:00 pm Safety Review: Pesticides in the Environment: Carl Stafford, Senior Extension Agent, VCE – Culpeper
2:20 pm Herbicide Resistant Weeds Update: Cynthia Sias, PhD student, VT Plant Pathology, Physiology, and Weed Science
3:00 pm Vineyard Update: Tremain Hatch, Viticulture Extension/Research Associate, Alson H. Smith AREC
3:40 pm Pest Round Robin: Spotted Lanternfly (Tim O.), Pasture Weed Update
4:00 pm Adjourn
December 13, 2021 9:00am-Noon
9432 N James Madison Hwy
Rapidan, VA 22733
9:00 am VDACS-OPS Legal Updates: Courtney Wesner, Associate Extension Agent, VCE - Orange
10:00 am Safety Review: Pesticides in the Environment: Carl Stafford, Senior Extension Agent, VCE – Culpeper
10:20 am Herbicide Resistant Weeds Update: Cynthia Sias, PhD student, VT Plant Pathology, Physiology, and Weed Science
11:00 am Vineyard Update: Tremain Hatch, Viticulture Extension/Research Associate, Alson H. Smith AREC
11:40 am Pest Round Robin: Spotted Lanternfly (Ashley), Pasture Weed Update
12:00 pm Adjourn
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