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nurserySeveral modules of Nursery Skills workshops were held as part of the Forestry Training Project. A one-day seminar on Nursery Worker Safety Regulations was taught by David T. Ikeda, an instructor at the Hawai’i Community College.

Also a one-day Nursery Skills class, taught by Nicklos Dudley of the Hawai’i Agriculture Research Center, was offered, covering seed sowing, tray sanitation, shading, watering, fertilizing, weeding, sorting and packing seedlings for sale.


Nursery Worker Safety Regulations

David T. Ikeda, Instructor
Hawai’i Community College
200 W. Kawili Street
Hilo, HI 96720
phone 808-959-8084
fax 808-959-7496

Course Materials

Cooperative Extension Service College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Telephone (808)-956-7046

  • Before You Buy or Apply an Herbicide  
  • Woody Plant Control for the Home, Pasture, and Forest

Hawaii Department of Agriculture
Pesticides Branch
Telephone: 808-973-9401 (Oahu); 808-933-4447 (Hilo); 808-871-5460 (Maui)  

  • Worker Protection Standard – Duties of Employees

Personal Protective Equipment Guides, cooperatively produced by:

  • Choosing Chemical-Resistant PPE oProtective Eyewear  
  • Clothing Layers for Added Protection oAvoiding Heat Stress  
  • Avoiding Heat Stress  
  • Inspecting, Maintaining, and Replacing PPE  
  • Coverall, Gloves, and Other Skin Protection  
  • Respirators

Product Labels 

 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Occupational Safety Branch
Office of Pesticide Programs
401 M Street, S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20460 703-305-7666  

  • Roundup ULTRA  
  • Roundup PRO  
  • FUSILADE DX Herbicide  
  • WARRIOR Insecticide  
  • Garlon* 4 Specialty Herbicide  
  • WARRIOR Insecticide


  • Guide to Heat Stress In Agriculture
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