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The University of Maryland Extension Pesticide Education & Assessment Program offers products and services to help pesticide applicators, health care provides, and others stay informed on pesticide issues.
This listserve provides "just-in- time" notice to Maryland stakeholders on pesticide issues.
- ManualsóCore Training
Manuals in the Pesticide Applicator Training Series are used to provide self-help training for applicators studying to take Pesticide Certification Exams in Maryland.
- DVD SeriesóUsing Pesticides Safely
- Schedule a Presentation (for Health Care Professionals only)