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Restricted-Use Pesticides. Keeping Track of What You Spray. Pesticide Classifications. General Used Pesticides… 2,4-D, Banvel, Sevin, Zinc Phosphide (<10% a.i.- For domestic use. Restricted-Use Pesticides (RUP)…Tordon, paraquat, Furadan. Restricted Use Pesticides (RUPs).

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Restricted use pesticides

Restricted-Use Pesticides

Keeping Track of What You Spray


Pesticide classifications
Pesticide Classifications

  • General Used Pesticides… 2,4-D, Banvel, Sevin, Zinc Phosphide (<10% a.i.- For domestic use.

  • Restricted-Use Pesticides (RUP)…Tordon, paraquat, Furadan


Restricted use pesticides rups
Restricted Use Pesticides (RUPs)

  • Can only be applied by certified applicators.

  • Can cause harm to the environment

  • Can cause harm to humans or animals


As a certified private pesticide applicator, you are responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.

  • You must record the application information within 14 days of the application and…..

  • You must keep these records for 2 years following the application.


What information must i record
What information must I record? responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.

  • There is no standard form

  • But there is a standard format


Recordkeeping format
Recordkeeping format responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.

  • Name of applicator and applicator ID number

  • Date when application was made

  • Location

  • Size of the area treated

  • Crop or site sprayed

  • Amount of RUP used

  • Product or trade name of pesticide used

  • EPA Registration Number


Name of applicator and applicator id number
Name of applicator and applicator ID number responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.

This Number

Not This one!!!


Date when application was made
Date when application was made responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.

  • Month/ Day and year

  • Time is not required but may be useful


Location
Location responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.

  • Actual location of the spraying & not the farm address!!

  • Any method can be used

    • USDA Maps

    • Latitude/Longitude

    • Applicator maps


Location1

Location responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.

Goal: To identify a site that you sprayed for at lease 2 years following the application.


User derived location
User derived location responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.


Size of the area treated
Size of the area treated responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.

  • Use simple calibration formula (Must know GPA)

  • Volume used ÷ GPA = acres treated

400 gallons used = 20 acres

20 GPA

2 gallons used = 0.025 acres

80 GPA


Crop or site sprayed
Crop or site sprayed responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.

  • Language of the label

  • Rangeland, wheat, barley, fenceline, etc


Amount of rup used
Amount of RUP used responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.

  • Calibration formula and acres treated

  • Acres treated x rate used

  • 20 acres x 1 pint per acre = 20 pints used

  • 0.025 acres x 16 oz. = 0.4 oz. used


Product or trade name of pesticide used
Product or trade name of pesticide used responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.

  • Tordon 22K is the trade or brand name

  • Picloram is the common name


Epa registration number
EPA Registration Number responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.


Recording a spot treatment
Recording a Spot Treatment responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.

  • “Spot application" is an application(s) of a restricted use pesticide made on the same day to a sprayed area of less than 1/10 acre. (4,356 ft2 or 66 x 66 ft.)

  • Let your calibration help you.

    • Your backpack is calibrated to 50 GPA

    • With 5 gallons you should spray 1/10 acre

      (5 gallons ÷ 50 GPA = 0.1 or 1/10 of an acre


Spot treatments
Spot Treatments responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.

Field 6 as designated on a farm map.

Spot Treatments

Suppose you sprayed a full 5 gallons in Field #6

You don’t need to record a location every time you pull the trigger!

“Spot Applications for noxious weeds throughout field 6.”


Spot treatments1
Spot Treatments responsible for keeping records for all RUP applications that you make.

  • Location must be designated as "spot application," followed by a concise description of the location

  • Examples:

    • Spot application, leafy spurge in fields number 5 and 6.

    • Spot sprayed for weeds next to equipment shed

    • Spot sprayed for weeds along fenceline by county road.


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