CAP - Integrated Pest Management - Herbicide Resistance Weeds Plan (154)
Group CriteriaCriteria
IPM - Herbicide Resistance Weeds (154) Option 1 - CertificationCertification with at least one of the following: 1) CCA - Certified Crop Advisor certification from the American Society of Agronomy (ASA), 2) CPAg - Certified Professional Agronomist certification from the American Society of Agronomy (ASA), 3) CPCSc – Certified Professional Crop Scientist certification from the American Society of Agronomy (ASA) 4) CPPP – Certified Professional Plant Pathologist certification from the American Society of Agronomy (ASA), 5) Crop certification through the National Alliance of Independent Crop Consultants (NAICC).
Conservation Planning Training: Successful completion of the NRCS approved training course (available in AgLearn): Conservation Planning-Part 1 (Modules 1-5).
Erosion Prediction: Knowledge of the impacts of water and wind erosion on crop rotations and tillage systems.
Herbicide Modes of Action: Knowledge and experience to use multiple herbicide modes of action.
Integrated Pest Management Herbicide Resistance Plan Development: Develop an Integrated Pest Management Herbicide Resistance Plan (154) that meets the criteria listed in Section III of the eFOTG and submit the plan by email, or send a paper copy by mail to your resident State TSP Coordinator.
Pest Management Tools Experience: Knowledge of the use Pesticide Risk Analysis Tool (WIN-PST) to assess environmental risk of pesticides.
Pesticide Applicator License or State equivalent: A current pesticide applicator license if required by law in state of practice.
IPM - Herbicide Resistance Weeds (154) Option 2 - Knowledge & TrainingConservation Planning Training: Successful completion of the NRCS approved training course (available in AgLearn): Conservation Planning-Part 1 (Modules 1-5).
Erosion Prediction: Knowledge of the impacts of water and wind erosion on crop rotations and tillage systems.
Herbicide Modes of Action: Knowledge and experience to use multiple herbicide modes of action.
Integrated Pest Management Herbicide Resistance Plan Development: Develop an Integrated Pest Management Herbicide Resistance Plan (154) that meets the criteria listed in Section III of the eFOTG and submit the plan by email, or send a paper copy by mail to your resident State TSP Coordinator.
Knowledge and Experience: A minimum of 2 years experience planning and evaluating weed control systems on the crops grown in the state(s) of certification. Knowledge and experience to plan and apply the principles of Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
Pest Management Tools Experience: Knowledge of the use Pesticide Risk Analysis Tool (WIN-PST) to assess environmental risk of pesticides.
Pesticide Applicator License or State equivalent: A current pesticide applicator license if required by law in state of practice.
Training: Weed management training that provided knowledge of weed science (growth, reproduction, seed viability, control options, plant physiology). Crop management training that provided knowledge of crop rotations and cover crops effectiveness on weed suppression.