Contacts by subject
Mary Nell Preisler, director, Farmer Lender Mediation
Farm financial counseling
If you or a farmer you know is experiencing financial stress, contact the Farm Information Line at 1-800-232-9077 to set up a financial counseling session. Financial counseling is free and completely confidential.
Private applicator education questions
If you apply restricted use pesticides to your own land or sites for the production of agricultural commodities
Questions about private applicator workshops
Tana Haugen-Brown, co-coordinator
Questions about mail-in and online exams
Wondering if a private applicator workshop is still on? Contact the Farm Information Line.
1-800-232-9077 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Commercial, noncommercial and structural pesticide applicator questions
If you apply pesticides on your employer's or customer's land or sites
Commercial and noncommercial pesticide program questions
Jolene C. Hendrix, Extension educator and program manager
Workshop registration information
Mary Ferguson, operations manager
Structural, stored grain and fumigation, and food processing certification and workshop questions
Stephen Kells, co-coordinator and Extension entomologist