Department of Natural Resources hosting free pesticide collection event in Versailles Oct. 15

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, SEPT 26. , 2022 – The Missouri Department of Natural Resources will host a free pesticide collection event from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, Oct. 15 at MoDOT Maintenance Facility, 1031 Jefferson St. in Versailles.

The event is open to all Missouri farmers and households. It will be the last of six pesticide collection events scheduled across the state this year. To help prevent the spread of the corona virus, all participants are asked to stay in their vehicle while waste is being offloaded.


  • Pesticides
  • Herbicides
  • Insecticides
  • Fungicides
  • Rodenticides
  • Dewormers
  • Fly tags
  • Fertilizers containing pesticide

Not accepted:

  • Paint
  • Explosives
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Yard waste
  • Electronics
  • Trash
  • Pesticides from businesses, pesticide production facilities, pesticide distributors or pesticide retailers

More information about the Missouri Pesticide Collection Program is available online at