Employers are required to follow the Worker Protection Standard (WPS) to agricultural workers and pesticide handlers from potential hazards associated with pesticides. A quick reference guide is available for the 2015 revisions.
For 71 years, the Corn & Sorghum Seed Research Conference has been the premier event for seed industry professionals from around the globe to do business. Over 3,000 attendees, representing the U.S. and 20 countries, come to the CSS to collaborate and learn from their seed industry peers.
By Steve Kopperud
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