Paraquat Training: Paraquat is a restricted use pesticide for use only by a certified applicator. This new restriction applies to mixing, loading, and applying paraquat, as well as other pesticide handling activities. Must be completed once every 3 years.

Dicamba Stewardship Training: Louisiana requires annual, in-person (virtual for 2021) training for any purchase or application of an approved dicamba herbicide.

Field Days

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Weed Science Society of America, Virtual. February 21-24, 2022.


Welcome Dr. Connor Webster - February 15, 2022. Dr. Connor Webster, Assistant Professor of Weed Science and Rice Extension Specialist.

LSU Weed Science team at the Southern Weed Science Society Weeds Contest!

Back Row (left to right): Lauren Lazaro, Carlton Baucum, David Walker, John Williams, Connor Webster, Daniel Stephenson, Donnie Miller

Front row: Katie Patterson, Sarah Chu, Brooklyn Hampton, Bradley Greer, Sohaib Chattha

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