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Register for Spring Structural Recertification Meetings

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Board of Pesticides Control

Structural Pest Management Recertification Meetings

The following programs are being offered through a combined effort of UMaine Cooperative Extension and the Board of Pesticides Control.

Each of the following programs are worth two pesticide recertification credits. Pre-registration and participation in the program is required to receive credit. Register for one or both meetings. The link you receive in your confirmation email is unique to you. Do not share your access link. Doing so may prevent you from receiving credit.

Tuesday, April13, 2021

  • 9:00-11:00 AM “Rodent Management Tips and Tricks” – Matt Frye, PhD, New York State IPM Program, Cornell University

    11:00-11:30 AM “BPC Update” – John Pietroski, Manager of Pesticide Programs, BPC

Wednesday April 14, 2021

  • 9:00-10:00 AM  “Bed Bug Biology, Management, Chemical Resistance, and Implementation of New Tools for Strategic Control and Prevention of Infestations” – Nina Jenkins, PhD, Research Professor, Penn State

    10:00-11:00 AM “Monitoring and Controlling German cockroaches in Apartment Buildings” – Changlu Wang, PhD, Extension Specialist, Rutgers

For questions or more information contact us at or 207-287-2731.