02 NCAC 09L .1806          CROP ADVISOR EXEMPTION

For the purposes of exemptions contained in Sections 170.104 and 170.204 of the Worker Protection Standard, the following definitions shall be in effect throughout 2 NCAC 9L .1800:

(1)           "Crop Advisor" means any currently certified and licensed "pest control consultant" as defined in G.S. 143-460(27) while engaged in the performance of crop advisor tasks as defined in this Rule and any "pesticide applicator" as defined in G.S. 143-460(29) who is currently certified and licensed in the subcategory "Demonstration and Research Pest Control" as defined in 2 NCAC 9L .0504(9), but only while performing or supervising the performance of crop advisor tasks as defined in this Rule.

(2)           "Crop Advisor Tasks" means assessing pest numbers or damage, pesticide distribution, or status or requirements of agricultural plants.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 143-458(a);

Eff. April 1, 1996.