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Description: Leaf dealers and contracting companies require growers to attend a GAP Recertification meeting. Registration begins at 8:30.  Please bring your GAP Connections card, photo ID, and pesticide applicator license to scan for credit.  The meeting will begin at 9:00 and will conclude with lunch.  If you are not able to attend this meeting, a complete list of meetings can be found at www.gapconnections.com.

Preregistration is required by January 16, so adequate provisions can be made for seating and food.  For more information or to register, contact Mac Malloy, Extension Field Crops Agent, at   910-671-3276 or mac_malloy@ncsu.edu.



Agenda


9:00 ...................................................................................................................................Welcome
Mac Malloy, Extension Fields Crops Agent, Robeson County Center


9:10 ...................................................................................................Tobacco Agronomic Update
Dr. Matthew Vann, Extension Tobacco Specialist, NCSU


9:45 ................................................................................. Tobacco Disease Management Update
Yara Rivera, Tobacco Pathology Research Technician, NCSU


10:15 ............................................................................................... Tobacco Entomology Update
Dr. Hannah Burrack, Extension Tobacco Entomologist, NCSU


10:40 .................................................................................................NCDA&CS Pesticide Update
Doug Bullard, Pesticide Inspector II, NCDA&CS


11:00 ..................................................................................................... GAP Connections Update
Xavier Harmon, Compliance & Assessment Coordinator, GAP Connections


11:20 ...................................................................................................Labor Management Update
NC Department of Commerce, Division of Workforce Solutions - Agricultural Services


12:00 ......................................................................................................................................Lunch
Jan 18 Fri

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This program would be ideal for anyone working in restaurants, hospitals, nursing homes, schools, and other food establishments.  This course is also appropriate for volunteer and temporary food handlers, such as those working at soup kitchens or fundraising events. 


Registration fee is $5, and can be mailed or brought the day of training.  Registration form can be mailed, emailed, or brought into office by June 13. A fillable PDF registration can be found at

https://robeson.ces.ncsu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/SPFHRegistration_April-30.pdf

If mailing, send registration to:
Attn: Janice Fields/Denese Prevatte
N.C. Cooperative Extension, Robeson County Center
P.O. Box 2280
Lumberton, NC 28359

If emailing, send to:
Janice _Fields@ncsu.edu or Denese_Prevatte@ncsu.edu

For more information, contact Janice Fields by phone at 910-671-3276, by fax at 910-671-6278, or by email at Janice_Fields@ncsu.edu or Denese_Prevatte@ncsu.edu.


Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made by June 17, 2019, to Janice Fields. 





         
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