Wherever you are, the Satellite Pesticide Workshop 2001 won't be far away. The workshop is offered at 14 sites: Adel, Americus, Augusta, Blairsville, Brunswick, Carrollton, Columbus, Danielsville, Griffin, Lawrenceville, Swainsboro, Thomasville, Tifton and Waycross.
Provided by the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, the workshop begins at 8:15 a.m. at each site. It ends at 4 p.m.
CAES scientists and officials with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Georgia Department of Agriculture will teach the workshop sessions.
Commercial applicators will earn 5 hours of recertification credit in any of 14 categories.
The workshop fee is $20 if you sign up by Feb. 1. After that, it's $30. The fee includes drinks and snacks during breaks.
(Dan Rahn is a news editor with the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.)