Training Requirements for Paraquat Usage
This process does not take long and can be done from a laptop, cell phone, or tablet. You will need access to printing the certificate once completed. If you need any assistance please feel free to contact me at 2294265175. We were able to help a group of 8 last week in our office become certified. Below are links and information
You must go online and compete training and pass the test and keep and print
1) New Gramoxone 3SL label: http://www.syngenta-us.com/current-label/gramoxone_sl_3.0
2) Current bulk handling systems already meet the new closed-system packaging requirements. A video of the new closed system for 2.5 gallon containers can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/XNxHq_asxXg. Tank adapters for 2.5 gallon containers should be available from dealers and/or manufacturers????? In my opinion, this headache will likely push more growers to bulk handling systems.
3) EPA-Approved Paraquat Training Information: https://www.epa.gov/pesticide-worker-safety/paraquat-dichloride-training-certified-applicators