Project Title & Description
Pesticides Program (FIFRA) Application
This grant will assist the Aroostook Band of Micmacs to comply with the pesticide worker protection standard and implement Integrated Pest Management (IPM) at the Tribal farm through the following activities which will be performed by the Tribe's exisitng farm manager. Identify and procure training materials for hands-on pesticide worker protection training for 10 Tribal members and staff (personal protective, equipment, signage, log books, etc). Throughout the source of the 24 week growing season (May-October), provide appropriate hands-on pesticides safety training to Tribal members and staff.