Annual Recertification & Golf Tournament Fundraiser

Date: August 17-18, 2017 

Location: DoubleTree Hotel, Jefferson City, MO   


Thursday, August 18  
10:00 a.m.  Board of Directors Meeting, MPMA Office
12:00 p.m.  PAC Fund-Raiser Golf Tournament, Railwood Golf Club (shot gun start) 
6:00 p.m. Bocce Tournament (2-person teams), Prison Brews
Friday, August 19  
7:30 a.m. Registration
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Mosquitoes by Dr. Nicky Gallagher, Syngenta Professional Products 
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. Rodents by Kyle Youngstrom, Bell Laboratories 
10:00 a.m.  Break 
10:15 - 11:15 am Termite Baiting and Biology by Neil McNeill, Dow Agro Sciences 
11:15 - 12:15 p.m. Bed Bugs Biology and Control by Dr. Jason Meyers, BASF 
12:30 p.m. Lunch 
1:15 - 2:45 p.m. Fleas by Dr. Jason Meyers, BASF
2:45 - 3:45 p.m. Roaches Baiting and Biology by Brian Sundnas, Rockwell Labs
3:45 - 4:45 p.m. Safety and Labels, Pesticide Waste Disposal, Container Cleaning and Disposal and Spill Reporting by Harry Connoyer, Harry’s Consulting and Pest Supplies 
4:45-5:15 p.m. Missouri Department of Agriculture 
(Sources of Groundwater Contamination handouts will be distributed.)


The Missouri Pest Management Association offers recertification training several times throughout the year to provide our members with the tools they need to conduct their business.  

For information about membership call MPMA’s Execuve Director, Sandy Boeckman, at 800-848-6722.


Recertification Credits

  • Approved by Kansas Department of Agriculture for the following: Core - 1 hour (Safety & Labels and MDA Laws & Regs talks); 1.0 hour 7A-Wood Destroying; 5.0 hours 7E-Structural; 5.0 hours 7D/8-Health Related/Public Health.
  • Approved by Missouri Department of Agriculture for certied applicators and pesticide technicians licensed in category 7A-General Structural Pest Control and category 7b-Termite Pest Control. 
  • Approved by Illinois Department of Public Health for 6 hours of recertification credit under the provisions of the Structural Pest Control Act and Code. “Missouri Department of Agriculture” topic is not approved for Illinois technicians.
  • Approved by Arkansas State Plant Board in all structural categories.


Hotel Information 
DoubleTree Hotel, 422 Monroe Street, Jefferson City, Missouri 65101, has a block of rooms reserved at a special rate of $99.00 for single or double occupancy until July 18, 2017. Call 573-632-4142 for reservations and ask for the MPMA Special Block Rate.     


Golf  Tournament 
The PAC fundraiser golf tournament is planned for August 17, 2017 at the Railwood Golf Club, 12925 County Road 4037, Holts Summit, Missouri 65043. It will be a shotgun start at 1:00 p.m.   


Bocce Tournament 
The Bocce tournament is planned for August 17 at Prison Brews, 305 Ash Street, Jefferson City, Missouri 65101. It is $20 for a team of two participants.

Upcoming Meetings

January 17-19, 2018
Eastern Regional Conference


January 30 - February 1, 2018
Wildlife Expo


February 5-7, 2018
Southern Regional Conference


March 18-20, 2018
Legislative Day


July 19-21, 2018
Academy 2018


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