Winter Land Application Training Days

Getting the most value from your manure resource!

 

January 26 to February 7, 2017

Initial training and Recertification training

2017 Brochure (*pdf)

What Are Some of the Things I Will Learn

  • Regulations as they relate to manure
  • How to value and manage manure nitrogen
  • In-depth discussion of recordkeeping and reporting needs
  • Manure and soil sampling
  • Application equipment calibration
  • Determine risk of phosphorus loss using the 2012 Nebraska P-Index
  • More about Protecting Herd Health with Biosecurity

How Can I Attend

  • Register online (no longer available)
  • At a local county extension office (See brochure or table below for the counties hosting)
  • Contact Leslie Johnson (402-584-3818) before the workshop for assistance

Who Will Benefit from Attending?

  • All who are interested in livestock manure management are welcome to take the training.
  • Farm staff and advisors implementing farm's permit or nutrient plan are welcome and encouraged to attend. Consider making this workshop part of your staff's training.

When You Must Attend

  • Recently permitted operations that have not completed the initial Land Application Training should attend the all day program. Participants attending all day (approx. 6 hrs.) will receive NDEQ Land Application Training certification.
  • Additional educational training is required every 5 years for permitted operations. If you are unsure of your certification status, contact Leslie Johnson (402-584-3818) or Ken Lamb (402-471-4233). Farm representative attendance for the first 2 hours of the morning session only will fulfill NDEQ Land Application recertification required every 5 years for permitted operations.
  • Farm staff and advisors implementing farm's permit or nutrient plan are welcome and encouraged to attend. Consider making this workshop part of your staff's training.

What Will it Cost

  • All Day: $60 per operation plus $15 per additional operation participant(s)
  • Recertification: $30 per participant
  • Fees will be due upon arrival at the location. Please do not send fees with your registration. Registration is required regardless of attendance location.

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Host Locations and Contacts

If you cannot attend at these locations, please contact Leslie Johnson to see if other arrangements can be made.

Location Date/Time (local time) Address Contact
Beatrice (Gage County) January 26, 2017 @ 9:00 am Gage County Extension Office
1115 West Scott St
Beatrice, NE 68310
Paul Hay
402-223-1384
Lexington (Dawson County) January 31, 2017 @ 9:00 am

Dawson County Extension Office
1002 Plum Creek Parkway
Lexington, NE 68850

Bruce Treffer
308-324-5501
Scottsbluff (Scottsbluff County) January 31, 2017 @ 9:00 am

Boardroom at the Extension Center
4502 Avenue I
Scottsbluff, NE 69361

Matt Luebbe
308-632-1397

O'Neill (Holt County) February 1, 2017 @ 9:00 am

Holt County Extension Office
128 N. 6th Street, Suite 100
O'Neill, NE 68763

Amy Timmerman
402-336-2760
West Point (Cuming County) February 1, 2017 @ 9:00 am

Nielsen Center - East Mtg Rooms
200 Anna Stalp Ave
West Point, NE 68788

Larry Howard
402-372-6006
York (York County) February 2, 2017 @ 9:00 am

York County Extension Office
2345 Nebraska Avenue
York, NE 68467

Paul Hay
402-223-1384
or
Jenny Rees
402-362-5508

Columbus (Platte County) February 3, 2017 @ 9:00 am

Pinnacle Bank Meeting Room
210 East 23rd Street
Columbus, NE 68602

Aaron Nygren
402-352-3821
Concord (Dixon County) February 7, 2017 @ 9:00 am

Haskell Ag Lab
57905 866 Rd
Concord, NE 68728

Leslie Johnson
402-584-3818