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Papers & Presentations 2004

 

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2004 NPSA Stewardship Award Recipients

 

5th NATIONAL PESTICIDE STEWARDSHIP ALLIANCE CONFERENCE
November 7 – 10, 2004
Orlando Marriott Downtown
Orlando, Florida

Conference Proceedings

Monday, November 8

Plenary Session 1

  • Opening Remarks, Gail Amos and Mary Grodner, National Pesticide Stewardship Alliance
  • Welcome to Orlando, Dale Dubberly, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
  • Disney’s Pest Management, Jim Warneke, Walt Disney World
  • Pesticide Stewardship Programs in Australia, Sam Ponder, Agsafe Limited
  • Ag Stewardship Web Site Demonstration, Tim Gormley, Earth 911

Session A-1. Refillable Container Panel – Identify Tanks and What to Do with Them

Panelists: Don Bradley, Murray Equipment; J.D. Fish, Bayer CropScience; Johnny Berry, Syngenta; and Steven George, Northwest Ag Plastics
Moderator: Rob Denny, ACRC

Session A-2. State Pesticide Disposal Program Updates

  • Florida’s Pesticide Disposal Program, Dale Dubberly, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
  • Update on the Pesticide Disposal Program in Kentucky, Mark Wilson, Kentucky Department of Agriculture
  • INSURANCE: What? Why? and How Much?, Sean DeHan, MSE Environmental, a division of Teris LLC

Moderator: Joe Hoffman, Washington State Department of Agriculture

 

Session B-1. Pesticide Container and Containment Standards

Moderator: Don Bradley, Murray Equipment

 

Session B-2. Urban Pesticide Stewardship: Strategies for Working with Retail Sector

Moderator: Lois Levitan, Cornell University

 

Session C-1. NPSA Pesticide Disposal Pilot Project: Phase 1 Report

Panelists: Bill McClelland, NPSA Consultant; Nancy Fitz, U.S. EPA
Moderator: Dan Schweitzer, Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Session C-2. Twists on Training

Moderator: Janice Oldemeyer, Consultant

 

Tuesday, November 9

Breakfast Roundtables: 7:00 am – 8:00 am

  • Urban Pesticide Stewardship – Follow Up
  • Earth 911 Agricultural Stewardship Web Site – Follow Up
  • Pesticide Container Recycling Questions and Answers with Australian, German & Canadian

Plenary Session 2
International Pesticide Container Management Programs

Moderator: Rob Denny, ACRC

 

Session D-1. The ACRC in the Next Half Decade: The Challenge of Sustainable Growth and Accessibility, Part 1

Moderator: Gail Amos, Washington State Department of Agriculture

 

Session D-2. International Pesticide Stewardship

Moderator: Don Mullins, Virginia Tech

 

Session E-1. The ACRC in the Next Half Decade: The Challenge of Sustainable Growth and Accessibility, Part 2

Moderator: Rob Denny, ACRC

 

Session E-2. NPSA Pesticide Disposal Pilot Project Work Session

Moderator: Dan Schweitzer, Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Session F-1. Pesticide Label Language Work Session on SFIREG’s Recommendations to EPA

Moderators: Dan Schweitzer, Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services and Nancy Fitz, U.S. EPA

Wednesday, November 10

Tour: Pest Management at Disney: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tour bus departure time and location will be announced at the conference.