Tag: protection

Revised Worker Protection Standard: Training Opportunities

For those growers that use pesticides, you need to familiar yourself with the 2015 Revised Worker Protection Standard (WPS).  WPS is a federal regulation that is designed to protect agricultural workers and pesticide handlers.  An EPA guidance document… Read More

Cold Protection of Florida Citrus: Microsprinkler Irrigation

Millions of boxes of fruit and thousands of acres of citrus trees have been lost in freezes and frosts.  More than nearly any other factor, freezes have caused some of the most dramatic changes in fruit supply, availability,… Read More