FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 23, 2019
Department of Natural Resources hosting pesticide pickup in Columbia Sept. 7
JEFFERSON CITY, MO, AUG. 23, 2019 - The Missouri Department of Natural Resources, in cooperation with the Missouri Soybean Association’s Bay Farm Research Facility, will provide a free pesticide collection event from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Missouri Soybean Association’s Bay Farm Research Facility located at 5601 S. Rangeline Rd., Columbia.
The collection is open to all Missouri farmers and households.
Accepted items include:
Fertilizers containing pesticide
Not accepted items include:
Pesticides from businesses, pesticide production facilities, pesticide distributors, pesticide retailers
The event is the last event scheduled for 2019. More information about the Missouri Pesticide Collection Program is available online at https://dnr.mo.gov/env/hwp/pesticide.