Private Applicators

Educator Resources

2018 Required Dicamba Topic


“Threading the Needle”

Mandatory Dicamba 2018 Training webinar, presenter: Bill Johnson, Purdue Weed Science Extension Specialist. 55 minutes.

(PPT 71 slides) 60 minute presentation, allow extra time for questions. Review the Speaker Notes. Current version is 05/30/2018.

Quick Guide and Record Sheet PPP-119  2-page handout

2018 Dicamba Labeling Interpretations (12-1-17)   2-page handout written by OISC defining label definitions and terms

Dicamba Precautions (12-8-17) 3-page handout BMPs for Dicamba applications written by Purdue, Ohio State, and Illinois State weed specialists Weed Science BMP for Dicamba applications

Dicamba-FAQ-3-29-18 (2)   8-page collection of frequently asked questions regarding mandatory dicamba training, required records, buffers, etc.

Indiana dicamba RUPs (2-2-2018) 1-page list of products dicamba products registered in Indiana that are classified Restricted Use Pesticide (RUP).

Educator Instructional video (12-21-2017)
Unedited version (contains unmuted comments, etc.) Speakers: Bill Johnson & Joe Ikley, Purdue Weed Science; Fred Whitford, Purdue Pesticide Programs; Dave Scott, Office of Indiana State Chemist.

Regulatory Topics

Utilizing Precision Ag to Comply with Setbacks (PPT – 27 slides)

Bee Aware Pollinator Protection (PPT – 37 slides)

Using Herbicide Classification Chart (PPT – 43 slides)
Poster of Chart (PDF)

Paraquat Poisoning (REV. 3-15; PPT – 16 slides)

Post Harvest Sanitizers (PPT – 30 slides)
Approved Sanitizers handout (PDF)
Authors: Amanda Deering, Liz Maynard

Manure Handling Near Produce Farms (PPT – 29 slides)
Authors: Liz Maynard, Scott Monroe

Fertilizer Application Regulations (PPT – 47 slides)
Fertilizer Regulation Handout (DOC)

Fertilizer Certification (PPT – 16 slides)

Private Applicator Record Keeping (PPT – 23 slides)
REVISED: Includes both RUP and Manure required record keeping

Mini Bulk Rules (PPT – 20 slides)

Pesticide Jeopardy (PPT – 68 slides) has been redesigned

Drift Watch Crop Registry (PPT – 19 slides)

Clean Sweep-Pesticide Disposal (PPT – 7 slides)
Prevent Glugging (WMV Video)

Well Contamination (PPT – 27 slides)

Atrazine and Water Quality (PPT – 44 slides)

Bulk Storage (PPT – 43 slides)

Personal Protective Equipment (PPT – 30 slides)

Pesticide Jeopardy (PPT – 68 slides, revised 2016)

Pesticide Poisoning of Livestock (PPT – 20 slides)

Drift (PPT – 45 slides)

Other PARP Topics

Useful to Usable U2U Corn Split N Applicator Decision Support Tool
Author: Hans Schmitz
PowerPoint (PPT – 32 slides)
Overview REV 10 2015 (PDF – 4 pages)
User Guide REV 20 2015 (PDF – 6 pages)

Aquatic Plant Control (PPT – 24 slides)

Category 14 Certification Training Master (PPT – 110 slides)


PARP Program Slide
to display during PARP meetings

Commercial Certification for Extension Educators:
Document describing commercial certification parameters for Extension Educators (DOC)

Private Applicator Application Form (PDF)

PARP Fee Remittance PARP-2 (PDF)

PARP Attendance Form PARP-1 (PDF)

PARP Card Label (PPT)

PARP Program Approval (DOC)

Webinar 11-18-14
Navigating PARP website and DriftWatch revisited

What's New

2018 Required Dicamba Regulatory Topic