How to use the Restricted-Use Pesticide Record Program by 9b2SLCz2

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									How to use the Restricted-Use
 Pesticide Record Program
    Downloading the Program




1. Go to www.csuwater.info and click the Publications link
     Downloading the Program




2. Select Pesticide Record Book for Private Applicators
Downloading the Program
               3. Scroll down to the
                  Electronic
                  Version section.
                  Click the
                  Instructions link
                  and print the
                  instructions.
                4. Right click on the
                  RUP Program
                  link, select ‘Save
                  Target As…’, and
                  save the program
                  to your computer.
             Enabling Macros
• Macros must be
  enabled for the
  program to run
• Open Microsoft
  Excel
• Select Tools,
  Macro,
  Security… and
  set the Security
  Level to
  Medium
• Close Excel
Starting the Program
            • Open the program
              from your desktop (or
              wherever you saved it
              on your computer).
            • Always choose
              ‘Enable Macros’ when
              opening this program.
            • You will be greeted by
              an introductory pop-up
              window. Please read
              all information and
              follow instructions
              given in the
              introduction window.
             Instructions Page
• Once you select
  Start Using
  Workbook, you will
  be taken to the
  Instructions page.
• Click the Print
  Instructions button
  and read the
  instructions
  carefully
• Click Start Using
  Workbook
The Enter New Record Page
               • Next, you will be
                 taken to the Enter
                 New Record Page.
               • You will notice your
                 name and
                 certification number
                 displayed on the
                 screen.
               • Follow the printed
                 instructions to fill
                 out the cells on this
                 page with your
                 application record.
           Selecting the Pesticide
• Click the drop-down arrow to
  choose your pesticide from the
  list of RUP pesticides
  registered in Colorado. The
  EPA number for that product
  will be automatically displayed.
• If your product is not listed,
  select “My Product Is Not
  Listed” from the top of that list.
• You may then enter the name
  and EPA number for your
  product, and henceforth select
  it from the Non-RUP drop-
  down list.
               Record Pages
• Each record
  entered will be
  saved to a
  Record Page
• Subsequent
  records for the
  same field will
  be added to the
  same Record
  Page
• The Record
  Pages can be
  printed
Field List Page
            • The Field List
              page contains
              basic information
              for each field in a
              given season.
            • Use it to enter
              information or to
              navigate easily
              through records.
             Useful Information




• Pages with a gold tab are full of information that will be
  useful to a pesticide applicator, such as:
   – Unit conversions
   – Sprayer calibration techniques
   – Tips for safe pesticide application
                Pesticide Lists
• The Pesticide Info
  sheet is a list of
  information about
  Restricted Use
  Pesticides
  registered in
  Colorado
• Another sheet is
  included for non-
  RUP products,
  should a user
  wish to keep
  records of all
  pesticide
  applications

								
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