Important Information for Pesticide Applicators

Pesticide applicators need the best information to make good management decisions and to provide the best and safest service for their customers. This is a compilation of basic information important to the Georgia commercial pesticide applicator. Topics covered include certification, re-certification, pest management resources, labels, MSDS sheets and other topics.

Man’s death confirms presence of Africanized honeybees in Georgia

Africanized honeybees have been in the United States since October 1990 when they were found in Texas. In 2005, they were confirmed in Florida and in 2010 were confirmed in Georgia. People that work or spend time outside should become familiar with the habits of Africanized bees and should know how to avoid these potentially lethal pest and what to do if attacked.