Montana State University

Eva Grimme, Ph.D.

Plant Disease Diagnostician
Department of Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology
121 Plant BioScience Facility
Montana State University
Bozeman, MT 59717-3150

Tel: (406) 994-5150
Fax: (406) 994-7600

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Updated fungicide tables for pulse crops (Cropland Diseases)
Description: I've updated the seed treatment and foliar fungicide tables for pulse crops. They are attached to this alert. Please note these tables are for registered products, there is no efficacy ranking due to lack of data. Please let me know if there are errors or omissions and I will correct ASAP. --Mary Burrows; 406-994-7766
Alert Period: 01/17/2017 - 03/31/2017
Submitted By: mary burrows
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Pulse crop educational webinars (General)
Description: Starting Feb 1, a series of webinars will be offered by the USDPLC, sponsored by the USDA. Topics include a crop overview, insurance, planting, harvest, and pest management. Register at : --Mary Burrows
Alert Period: 01/16/2017 - 02/01/2017
Submitted By: mary burrows
Revised WPS Protections and Resources for Compliance (Pesticides)
Description: The US EPA published a revised Agricultural Worker Protection Standard (WPS) in 2015 to better protect agricultural workers from pesticide exposure. Montana owners of agricultural establishments and pesticide applicators should pay special attention to these requirements as they go into effect January 2, 2017 unless otherwise noted. Applicators and owners of agriculture establishments should view the attached document to view WPS requirements and tools available to assist trainers, workers and pesticide handlers.
Alert Period: 12/13/2016 - 03/24/2017
Submitted By: Cecil Tharp
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