Prep Talk

Notification of the Use of Pesticides

Posted March 22nd, 2013


On March 28, 29, and 30, and April 1, the Facilities Department at St. Augustine Prep will be applying pesticides to some of the athletic grounds on campus. St. Augustine Prep is required by law to inform the community of the application of pesticides. The Office of Pesticide Programs of the United States Environmental Protection Agency has stated:

“Where possible, persons who potentially are sensitive, such as pregnant women, infants, and children, should avoid any unnecessary pesticide exposure.”

You can read the official notification on the application of pesticides here.