Availability of Personal Protective Equipment for Pesticide Applicators

Kerry Richards, Pesticide Safety Education Coordinator; kerryr@udel.edu Due to the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) will likely be in short supply, especially in the next few months. EPA has indicated that label PPE requirements will remain as the legal… Continue Reading

Agriculture Workers are Considered Essential; Templates for Permits

Laurie Wolinski, Extension Agent; lgw@udel.edu In response the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Carney’s Executive Order for Delaware on March 22nd, and Governor Hogan’s directive for Mayrland, issued on March 30th, directed non-essential businesses to close: https://news.delaware.gov/2020/03/23/governor-carney-declares-public-health-emergency-phe/ Agriculture falls into the category… Continue Reading