EPA posted the following article:
“The Tribal Pesticide Program Council (TPPC) will meet on October 4-5, 2016, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Pacific Standard Time in Pauma Valley, California. Tentative agenda topics include a discussion on the status of pesticides in Indian country; updates on regional tribal activities; and discussions on the following:
- Draft policy aimed to reduce acute risk to pollinators;
- Needs assessment to support worker protection efforts;
- Potential risks posed by inert ingredients in pesticide applications to California tribes; and,
- Cultural plant identification and weed control.