A private applicator certification and training for individuals wanting to obtain a private applicator license, will be held on Thursday, Aug. 28 beginning promptly at 6 p.m. The training will be held in the Campbell Meeting Room located in the back of the Concho County Extension Office in Paint Rock. The training is sponsored by the Agricultural Committees and Texas Cooperative Extension in Concho and Runnels Counties. The training program prepares agricultural producers, as prospective pesticide users, for the private applicator license exam. A Texas Department of Agriculture representative will be on site to administer the test once the training is complete. The training and testing is expected to last approximately four hours. For more information or for those who plan to attend, please RSVP by Aug. 26 to the Concho County Extension office at 325-732-4304 or the Runnels County Extension office at 325-365-2219. Educational programs of Texas Cooperative Extension are open to all people without regard to race, color, sex, disability, religion, age or national origin.