The seminar will be Friday, Dec. 4, starting at 7:30 a.m with registration at the Julie Wimberly Memorial Homemaking Building at the Goliad County Fairgrounds, one-half mile south of Goliad on US 183/77A.
The program will feature specialists who will focus on laws and regulations for your Texas Department of Agriculture Private, Non-Commercial, and Commercial Pesticide Applicator’s Licenses.
Specialists include Philip Benavides, TDA inspector; Brush Control Efforts for the Attwater Prairie Chicken, Tim Reinke, NRCS; Beef Cattle Hot Button Issues, Dr. Joe Paschal, Extension livestock specialist; and Brush & Weed Control Protocols, Brian Cain, Estes Chemical.
A charge of $25 will be assessed for attending the conference. The full day instruction will be worth five hours of CEUs toward re-certification of a TDA pesticide license. Hours offered will include two in IPM, and two in Laws and Regs, and one in general.
For more information and to RSVP, please call Texas AgriLife Extension in Refugio County at 361-526-2825; Bee County at 361-362-3280, or Goliad County at 361-645-8204.