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Ohio Farm Pesticide Collection

The Ohio Department of Agriculture has announced the dates and locations for the Farm Pesticide Collection Program.   This pesticide collection service is free of charge for local farmers to properly dispose of unused farm chemicals.  The program is for farm pesticides ONLY.  No household or non-farm pesticides or chemicals such as paint, antifreeze or solvents will be accepted.  No pesticides will be accepted from commercial companies.

The 2010 dates and locations are:

Hardin County
August 5, 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Hardin County Fairgrounds
14134 Fairground Road
County Road 40
Kenton, OH  43326

Putnam County
August 12, 10:30 – 2:30
OSU Extension Office, Putnam County
124 Putnam Parkway
Ottawa, OH 45875

Licking County
August 26, 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Ohio Department of Agriculture
8995 E. Main St.
Reynoldsburg, OH  43068

All collections will run from 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.  The collections are sponsored by the Ohio Department of Agriculture in conjunction with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. It is important to note that the disposal is only for farm pesticides and not for commercial companies or homeowners.  Information is also on the Pesticide Safety Education Program website at:  http://pested.osu.edu/pesticidecollection.htm

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June 29, 2010 at 12:58 pm

Farm Pesticide Collection Dates Announced for Ohio

This is a great program offered by the Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA). Once a year, ODA conducts a farm pesticide collection at two or three locations throughout Ohio.  This pesticide collection service is free of charge for local farmers to properly dispose of unused farm chemicals. The program is for farm pesticides ONLY. No household or non-farm pesticides or chemicals such as paint, antifreeze or solvents will be accepted. No pesticides will be accepted from commercial companies.

The 2009 dates and locations are:

Clark County, August 12, 10:30 – 2:30, Clark County Fairgrounds, 4401 S. Charleston Pike, Springfield, OH 45502

Huron County, September 9, 10:30 – 2:30, Transfer Station, 2413 Townline Road 131, Williard, OH 44890

Noble County, September 15, 10:30 – 2:30, Noble County Fairgrounds, Caldwell, OH 43724

All collections will run from 10:30 A.M. to 2:30 P.M. For more information, contact Ohio Department of Agriculture, Pesticide Regulation Section, (800) 282-1955, ext. 31

The disposal is only for farm pesticides and not for commercial companies or homeowners.

July 9, 2009 at 11:14 am


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