NC State Extension Publications

A Precautionary Statement on Pesticides

Pesticides must be used carefully to protect against human injury and harm to the environment. Diagnose your pest problem, and select the proper pesticide if one is needed. Follow label use directions, and obey all federal, state, and local pesticide laws and regulations

Authors

Extension Assistant
Crop and Soil Sciences
Associate Professor
Crop and Soil Sciences
Professor and Extension Specialist, Corn/Soybeans/Small Grains
Crop and Soil Sciences
Professor Emeritus
Crop and Soil Sciences
Small Grains Pathologist
Agricultural Research Service
Associate Professor and Extension Specialist
Entomology and Plant Pathology
Professor and Extension Soybean Specialist
Crop and Soil Sciences
Research Associate
Crop Science
Cooperative Extension Soil Science Specialist
Crop and Soil Sciences
Named Professor Emeritus
Crop and Soil Sciences
Research Ecologist
USDA–ARS
Cooperative Extension
University of Massachusetts
Assistant Professor
Crop and Soil Sciences
Agricultural Engineer
USDA–ARS
Research Agronomist
USDA–ARS
Plant Physiologist
USDA–ARS
Extension Associate: Tillage & Soil Management
Crop and Soil Sciences
Extension Associate - Farm Management
Agricultural & Resource Economics
Crop and Soil Sciences
Organic Certification Inspector
Research Ecologist
USDA–ARS
Organic Policy Specialist
Rodale Institute's The New Farm

Publication date: Feb. 10, 2014
AG-660

Recommendations for the use of agricultural chemicals are included in this publication as a convenience to the reader. The use of brand names and any mention or listing of commercial products or services in this publication does not imply endorsement by NC State University or N.C. A&T State University nor discrimination against similar products or services not mentioned. Individuals who use agricultural chemicals are responsible for ensuring that the intended use complies with current regulations and conforms to the product label. Be sure to obtain current information about usage regulations and examine a current product label before applying any chemical. For assistance, contact your local N.C. Cooperative Extension county center.

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