National Pesticide Safety Education Month
National Pesticide Safety Education Month

The Fourth Annual National Pesticide Safety Education Month – February 2021

Always follow all federal and state laws and policies regarding educational content and trainer credentials..

The purpose of National Pesticide Safety Education Month is to reinforce core principles of safe pesticide use with many audiences and raise awareness of and support for the land-grant university Pesticide Safety Education Programs (PSEPs).

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Invited Partners

Any group with an interest in the safe use of pesticides is invited to participate in National Pesticide Safety Education Month.

Ways to Participate

There are many opportunities to participate and promote safe pesticide use. 

  • Download the logo and use it with your February pesticide safety education efforts.
  • Publicize the month using the trifold brochure or flyer. Click on the desired version and print ‘two-sided/flip on short edge’, or post the flyer on your website. Fold the trifold twice, so the logo is on the front and the orange panel is on the back.

This Web Page

This web page contains basic principles of safe use, educational links, a toolbox of ideas for participants, a quiz to test your knowledge of safe use, self-assessment questions to see how your own safe use practices stack up at work and at home, activity ideas, etc.


Go to ‘What Sponsorship Means’ to learn about the types of sponsorship and some of the impacts on pesticide safety education.


The National Stakeholder Team for PSEP Funding


2021 Sponsors

National Pest Management Association
United States Environmental Protection Agency