School IPM Coalition
Based on current Connecticut state law, K‑8 school grounds managers cannot use pesticides to care for athletic fields and landscape planting on school properties. The program focuses on improved cultural practices and use of available minimum risk products that can be considered in school grounds maintenance programs.
To teach maintenance programs the importance of pesticide safety, and to lower the risk of unsafe pesticide use at schools.
Demonstration; Presentation; Teaching; Training Session; Workshop
Businesses; General Public/Community/Family; Government Agencies; Schools and Colleges
Annually in August