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Need Pesticide Credits for 2023?

Announcements    All Locations

Posted on: November 7, 2023 by Kimberly Tate

Enroll in the University of Idaho (UI) Extension Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) for the 2023 Fall Recertification Webinar Series (held via Zoom; no camera/no account required). Attend for $10 per applicator/per webinar. Completed webinar(s) receive one Idaho State Department of Agriculture pesticide credit(s)*. Note: ALL webinars are held at Mountain Time (MT). 

  • Nov. 14 from 23 p.m. (MT) — Ronda Hirnyck: Changes to pesticide regulations; What the applicator needs to know! 
  • Nov. 21 from 23 p.m. (MT) — Doug Finkelnburg: Avoiding herbicide residual issues in cropping systems 
  • Nov. 28 from 23 p.m. (MT) — Albert Adjesiwor, Ph.D.: Palmer Amaranth and Waterhemp, the Troublesome Pigweeds: Identification, early detection, and rapid response 
  • Dec. 5 from 23 p.m. (MT) — Ariel Agenbroad: Assessing beneficial insect habitat on your farm or property 
  • Dec. 12 from 23 p.m. (MT) — Tom Jacobsen: Minimizing pesticide resistance 
  • Dec. 19 from 23 p.m. (MT) — Brad Stokes: Overview of invasive organisms in Idaho and their treatment options  

Registration will close at noon (MT) on the day of the webinar. 


*For pesticide credit: Pesticide applicators must answer questions within the webinar session. This requires individual computer and internet access for each user. Answers will be collected to confirm attendance was maintained for the entire webinar. The Zoom platform does not recognize multiple users connected with the same email address. Be sure to utilize different identifying information. 

Register Today: 

Need more information? Contact Kimberly Tate, UI Extension Pest Management Instructor by phone (208) 364-4581 or email 

University of Idaho Potato Storage Open House

Potato    All Locations

Posted on: November 6, 2023 by Gustavo Teixeira

Potato Enthusiasts -- Get ready for an extraordinary experience! You are warmly
invited to the inaugural University of Idaho Potato Storage Open House taking
place at the state-of-the-art Potato Storage Facility at the Kimberly Research
and Extension Center on December 5th, from 9:00 am to noon. 

What's in Store for You? At this event, we're bridging the gap
between industry and cutting-edge U of I storage research, and we've packed the
morning with exciting activities: 

Explore the Future: Witness the latest breakthroughs and
advancements in potato storage through captivating research posters and live

Behind the Scenes: Step inside the innovative Potato Storage
Facility and see where the magic happens. Discover how this facility supports
our industry-related research and extension projects, contributing to your
economic growth. 

Knowledge Exchange: Join our U of I researchers in lively
discussions about the most current potato research practices and industry

But that's not all! Your participation at the Open House will
not only be highly appreciated but also incredibly insightful and

Event Details: 

Date: December 5th 

Time: 9:00 am - noon 

Location: Potato Storage Facility, Kimberly Research and
Extension Center 

Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to connect, learn, and be a
part of the future of potato storage. 

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