The identification of and control of insects and diseases, with a focus on plant health care and maintenance will be emphasized in this course. An integrated pest management approach in diagnosing pest problems and the control of pests both natural and cultural. Physical and chemical applications will be included. Calibrations, laws, regulations, safety and ecological impact are also covered. Training and testing for the Wisconsin Commercial Pesticide Applicator Exam, Category 3.0 Landscape and Turf is part of this course.