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Pesticide Recordkeeping Jeopardy! Pesticide Safety Education Program Montana State University Pesticide Label Jeopardy! Required Recordkeeping Benefits of Recordkeeping Recordkeeping Recordkeeping Laws Recordkeeping Calibration/Mix General Items ing/Labels Questions 10 10 10 10 10 20 20 20 20 20 30 30 30 30 30 40 40 40 40 40 50 50 50 50 50 Required Recordkeeping Items 10 Points Number ending with -11 What is? *Private Applicator Certification Number Required Recordkeeping Items 20 Points Object or Item receiving the pesticide treatment What is? *Crop, Commodity, Stored Product or Site Required Recordkeeping Items 30 Points The ingredient responsible for the action of the product What is? *Active Ingredient Required Recordkeeping Items 40 Points Period of time applicator must wait before entering treated area What is? *Restricted Entry Interval (REI) Required Recordkeeping Items 50 Points Number located on the product label identifying the company holding the registration and identifying the specific product What is? *EPA Registration Number (264-516) Recordkeeping Laws 10 Points Legislation requiring applicators to maintain records What Is? *Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 (commonly referred to as the 1990 Farm Bill) Recordkeeping Laws 20 Points Amount of time from the date of restricted use pesticide application, you have to record information What is? *14 Days Recordkeeping Laws 30 Points Period of time applicators must maintain records following application What Is? * 2 Years Recordkeeping Laws 40 Points Individuals who have access to your RUP records Who are? *USDA authorized representatives who present I.D. *State authorized representatives who present I.D. *Licensed health care professionals Recordkeeping Laws 50 Points Potential civil penalties for failure to comply What are? *1st violation - not more than $650 *Subsequent violations – minimum of $1,100 Recordkeeping Calibration/Mixing/Labels 10 points What chemical name must be recorded by private applicators What Is? *Brand or Product name Recordkeeping Calibration/Mixing/Labels 20 Points Appears as a major category in the recordkeeping manual and refers to the quantity of product used before mixing with water and/or other substances? What Is? *“Total Amount Applied” Recordkeeping Calibration/Mixing/Labels 30 points A spot treatment is the use of a (RUP) on the same day to a total area treated of less than _______ ? What Is? *1/10th of an acre (4,356 square ft) Recordkeeping Calibration/Mixing/Labels 40 points Your sprayer is calibrated at 30 GPA and you spray out 300 gallons, this means you have sprayed _____ acres? What Is? (Gallons/GPA = # Acres) *10 acres Recordkeeping Calibration/Mixing/Labels 50 points If you must treat 10 acres and a pesticide label calls for an application rate of .5 pints per acre, How many pints of undiluted product must be added to your tank? What Is? (acres x application rate) *5 pints Recordkeeping General Questions 10 Points Category of pesticides subject to recordkeeping requirements? What are? *Restricted Use Pesticides Recordkeeping General Questions 20 Points What type of pesticide products have increased risks towards the environment, humans, or animals? What Is? *Restricted Use Products Recordkeeping General Questions 30 Points State agency responsible for establishing recordkeeping methods and providing for the review and submission of records? What Is? *Montana Department of Agriculture Recordkeeping General Questions 40 Points When recording location, applicators may use any of which methods? (more than one answer is correct) What Is? *County, Range, Township, Section *Legal property description *Name/written description *Permanent ID system of your choosing Recordkeeping General Questions 50 Points On average there is a total annual time burden per record keeper of? What Is? *.35 hours Recordkeeping Benefits 10 Points Accurate pesticide records assist with knowing the correct amount of pesticide to use which can save the applicator _______? What Is? *Money $$$ Recordkeeping Benefits 20 Points Good records may prevent future failures by documenting _______ What Is? *What pesticide worked or didn’t work Recordkeeping Benefits 30 Points Pesticide records supply evidence that pesticides were mixed and applied in compliance with label directions and may provide __________ protection What Is? *Liability (lawsuit) Recordkeeping Benefits 40 Points In the event of pesticide exposure, records may assist _______ with treatment specific to that pesticide Who are? * Medical personnel Recordkeeping Benefits 50 points By monitoring your annual product applications, an applicator can reduce long term ________ of pests by altering the active ingredients periodically. What Is? *Resistance Pesticide Recordkeeping Jeopardy! Pesticide Safety Education Program Montana State University Acknowledgements: Adapted from UNL Pesticide Safety Education Programs & further edited by the Montana State University Pesticide Safety Education Program (Paul Dumond, PSEP Program Assistant and Cecil Tharp, Pesticide Education Specialist)
"Pesticide Label Jeopardy Game"