Private Applicators

Educator Resources

Dicamba Topic
The Dicamba topic is no longer required.


“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


August 1, 2018 Drift and Dicamba Drift Investigations from OISC

Drift                 Dicamba

 224                     112     2018

192                       85      2017 (on this date last year)

Mandatory Dicamba Training 5/30/2018 includes FINALIZED 2017 Drift data