Pesticide Collection Day Scheduled

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Roxboro, N.C. – A Pesticide Collection Day will be held on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM. The location will be the Hyco Warehouse located at 1965 Durham Road, Roxboro, NC. This as a rain or shine event.

Farmers and homeowners who have herbicides, insecticides, or fungicides that need to be disposed of are asked to bring those in their original containers and with legible labels to the Pesticide Disposal Day. There is no charge for disposal. Anyone with containers larger than five gallons should contact the NCDA&CS Pesticides Division to make arrangements for disposal.

This collection day is for pesticides only. Paint, solvents, petroleum products, or other non-pesticides will not be accepted.

This Pesticide Collection Day is sponsored by the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Hyco Warehouse, and North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Person County Center.

Please direct questions to NC Cooperative Extension, Person County Center by calling (336) 599-1195, or via email to paul_westfall@ncsu.edu.

Persons with disabilities and persons with limited English proficiency may request accommodations to participate by contacting NC Cooperative Extension, Person County by phone at (919) 603-135, by fax to (919) 603-0268, via email to paul_westfall@ncsu.edu, or in person at the Granville County Extension Center at least three weeks prior to the event.

ABOUT N.C. COOPERATIVE EXTENSION

North Carolina Cooperative Extension is a strategic partnership of NC State Extension, The Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T State University, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA-NIFA), and local government partners statewide. Extension delivers research-based education and technology from NC State and N.C. A&T that enriches the lives, land and economy of North Carolinians. Extension professionals in all 100 counties and the Eastern Band of Cherokee provide educational programs specializing in agriculture, youth, communities, health and the environment.

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Photo of Paul Westfall, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionPaul WestfallCounty Extension Director, Granville & Person Counties (919) 603-1350 (Office) paul_westfall@ncsu.eduGranville County, North Carolina
Posted on Sep 8, 2017
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