Right of Way: Weed Control | Pennsylvania Approval #001PF2

$59.00

4 Hour | Approved for 8 Credits each:  10, 18, 23
This course will review the methods and techniques to manage vegetation on rights of way and non-cropland industrial sites safely without damage to non-target species, sites, objects or the environment in Pennsylvania.
Video Course Details

Description

RIGHT OF WAY:

Weed Control


COURSE SYLLABUS

Course Description

This course will review the methods and techniques to manage vegetation on rights of way and non-cropland industrial sites safely without damage to non-target species, sites, objects or the environment

After completing this course in its entirety, participants will be able to:

  • Gain an understanding of the issues involved in controlling vegetation by roadways, utility lines,a nd pipelines.
  • Tailor a management strategy that addresses the unique needs of rights of way weed management.

Lesson 1 

  • Roadside
  • Utility lines
  • Pipelines
  • Railways

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Lesson 2 

  • Plant Succession
  • Weed Biology/Ecology

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Lesson 3 

  • Weed Control Techniques
  • Cultural
  • Prevention
  • Mechanical

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Lesson 4 

  • Biological
  • Chemical
  • Early Herbicides
  • 2,4-D
  • Current Herbicides

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Lesson 5 

  • Identification
  • Application Site
  • Timing
  • Rate

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Lesson 6 

  • Soils, moisture, topography, temperature, vegetative cover
  • Chemical characteristics, soil residue, organic matter, microbes, fertility, pH

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Lesson 7 

  • Drift
  • Resistance Definition
  • Selection
  • Herbicide resistant weeds

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Lesson 8 

  • Calibrations
  • Sprayers
  • Conventional Booms

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Lesson 9 

  • Boomless Sprayers
  • Calculations

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Final Assessment 


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