Private Applicators

Educator Resources

REGULATORY TOPICS

Statewide PARP (2 hours) Recording of Statewide PARP held 2-23-2022. Topics: Disease Management for Field Crops in Indiana, Darcy Telanko; 2022 Weed Management Update, Bill Johnson; Minibulk Pesticide Storage (regulatory topic), Ann Kline.  Entire recording or portions can be presented for PARP program.

Managing Product in Inventory  (PPT 37 slides, 1.16 GB)  or “Is it still good?” the presentation has many video clips of Fred Whitford (why file is so large). It is downloadable rom the FieldCrops ANR internet, but cannot be previewed.

Strongly recommend viewing the video of Fred presenting before presenting. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f8sL8FNi3rA&ab_channel=PUExtension 

Pesticide_MiniBulks (PPT  51 slides) Developed by ANR Educators Ann Kline and Beth VanSickle. Corresponding publication PPP-136 Pesticide Minibulks filling, maintenance and containment

  • Train the Trainer video (55 min) Zoom recording of Kline, VanSickle, Becovitz, Whitford presenting the topic and answering questions. Educators are strongly encouraged to view before presenting the topic.
  • Pesticide Minibulk Resources(doc) one page handout to give audience with resources and contacts.
  • PPP-136 Pesticide Minibulk Filling, Maintenance, Containment

Regulatory Update CMW22 (pptx 8 slides) Brief Update IS NOT A STAND ALONE REGULATORY TOPIC. It is very brief.   Joe Becovitz’s update from 2022 Crop Management Update includes dicamba news and revised OISC Fines.

For Horticulture Crops

Reducing Pollinator Exposure to Pesticides in Specialty Crops (PPT 45 slides) Author Laura Ingwell, Jan. 2020

Dicamba Drift with Emphasis on Specialty Crops (PPT 21 slides) Authors: Stephen Meyers and Bryan Young, Dec.2020

Fungicide Mode of Action (PPT 45 slides) Author: Dan Egel, Dec. 2020

 

Dicamba Update

2021 Brief Dicamba Update https://youtu.be/ITo9WNP2xas  Recorded powerpoint narration of Joe Becovitz, 16 minutes

2022 Dicamba Recordkeeping Fact Sheet PPP-119   Quick guide to dicamba applications in 2022. Fill-able online record sheet for dicamba applications

OISC Dicamba Resources.
Weather Apps for Wind Speed and Inversions, 12-2018. Joe Ikley, NDSU Extension Weed Specialist

 

Understanding the Revised Worker Protection Standards (WPS) (PPT 25 slides 2-2018) Author Joe Becovitz, OISC.

DriftWatch20 PPT – 21 slides) Author: Beth Carter, OISC  New features: (DNR protected sites, Hemp crops)

Companion publications:

Watch out for Grapes DW-10-W (PDF)
Watch Out for: Pesticide Drift and Organic Production DW-1-W (PDF)
Protecting Honeybees from Pesticides E-53-W (LINK)
Indiana Hemp Regulatory FAQ (LINK) 

 

Precision-AG-Setbacks (PPT – 27 slides)

Bee Aware Pollinator Protection (PPT – 37 slides) Pollinator Protection Overview adapted from NCSU

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

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

Cover Crops and Weed Seeds (PPT – 17 slides) Author: Don Robinson, OISC Seed Commission
Article in Pest & Crop Newsletter 12-17-2018. Additional reference information can be found at the Midwest Cover Crops Council

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 – 49 slides) Updated by Trish Dunn and Matt Pearson

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

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) Updated 2-22

6 minute video from Alabama State counterpart on PPE. Would be good wrap-up following the powerpoint presentation.  PPE video

Pesticide Jeopardy (PPT – 68 slides, revised 2016)

Pesticide Poisoning of Livestock (PPT – 20 slides)

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OTHER PARP TOPICS

( Topics can be presented at a PARP program; But do no qualify for Regulatory Topic)

Pesticide Resistance Management Webinars,  hosted by Take Action. Weed scientists from land-grant universities across the country  share information about harvest weed seed control, the value of residuals and metabolic herbicide resistance. Videos are 30 to 60 minutes in length.

2021 CMW  All Presentations of the 2021 Crop Management Workshop. Total time 3 hours.

UAV in Agriculture (PPT 47 slides, 130 MB) Developed by Mark Carter, Delaware ANR educator and ANR Drone Team.

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)

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FORMS

Indiana Corn & Soybean PARP Support Materials

How to Search Your Records (PDF) 1 page handout

Tips and tricks for online trainings and meetings (DOC) Scott Gabbard

Teaching Remotely (DOC) Krista Farthing

PARP Program Number 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 Program Approval (DOC)

 

What's New

Updated Regulatory Topics:
Private Applicator Recordkeeping
BeeAware
Precision Ag
DriftWatch

New PARP topics: Pesticide Resistance Management Webinars
2022 Statewide PARP video

Added to Forms section:

  • How to Search Your Records
  • Tips and Tricks for Online Meetings
  • Teaching Virtually