Center For Latino Farmers 


  * Connect Latino producers to USDA, WSDA & Ag trade programs & services

  * Conduct educational workshops in English/Spanish for farm sustainability

  * Assist producers to apply & qualify for low interest FSA loans

  * Coordinate projects on farm development

  * Promote & develop marketing cooperatives for increased profits


SERVICE AREA

State of Washington

 

News Release

For Immediate Release

 

Date:               January 29, 2020

To:                  All Media & Other Interested Parties

Contact:         Center for Latino Farmers 

                       Nevis Ayala   509-453-3157

 

Train the Trainer Couse

 

 

Yakima, WA- Center for Latino Farmers in partnership with Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA), is hosting a Train the Trainer course (TtT). This 2-day course is designed to train agricultural workers, farm managers, supervisors and other people who want to conduct pesticide safety training for pesticide handlers. Pre-registration is required due to limited seating.  The 18-hour series will be conducted in Spanish and English on the following dates:

 

                                            Date:            February 27 & 28, 2020

                             Time:            8:00 am - 5:00 pm

                             Location:     815 N. Kellogg St. - Suite D

                                                  Kennewick, WA

                                                  WorkSource Columbia Basin

 

Requirements for this course: Trainers must have a current pesticide license or be a pesticide handler trained by WSDA agency.

For more information or to register call Nevis Ayala 509-453-3157

 

 

 

 

 

 


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PROGRAM PARTNERS

 

               

  

                                 


COMMUNITY PARTNERS

                                 
 
 
      

Advisory Committee Members

* USDA-RD

         * USDA-RMA

* USDA-FSA

         * USDA-NASS  

* USDA-NRCS

         * WA State Dept of Agriculture

* WA State Conservation Commission

* WA Growers League

         * Cowiche Growers

* Employment Security/WorkSource

         * Inspire Development Center

* Intertribal Ag Council