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Initial training and Recertification training 2022

Workshops will be held in-person this year.

Where will the workshops take place?

TownLocationDateTime
Lexington Dawson County Extension Office
1002 Plum Creek Parkway
Tuesday, February 8, 2022 9:00-3:30 pm Central (initial)
1:00-3:30 pm Central (recertification)
Bridgeport Prairie Winds Community Center
428 N Main Street
Wednesday, February 9, 2022 9:00-3:30 pm Mountain (initial)
1:00-3:30 pm Mountain (recertification)
Columbus Platte County Extension Office
2715 13th Street
Thursday, February 10, 2022 3:00-9:00 pm Central (initial)
6:30-9:00 pm Central (recertification)
North Platte West Central Extension Center
West Classroom (enter on south side of building)
402 W State Farm Rd
Friday, February 11, 2022 9:00-3:30 pm Central (initial)
1:00-3:30 pm Central (recertification)
Geneva Fillmore County Fairgrounds
641 N 5th St
Tuesday, February 15, 2022 9:00-3:30 pm Central (initial)
1:00-3:30 pm Central (recertification)
West Point Nielsen Community Center
200 Anna Stalp Ave.
Wednesday, February 16, 2022 2:00-4:30 pm Central (recertification)
6:00-8:30 pm Central (recertification)
Atkinson Atkinson Public Library
210 W State St
Tuesday, February 22, 2022 9:00-3:30 pm Central (initial)
1:00-3:30 pm Central (recertification)
Norfolk Madison County Extension Office
1305 South 13th Street

Wednesday, March 2, 2022

9:00-3:30 pm Central (initial)
1:00-3:30 pm Central (recertification)
West Point Nielsen Community Center
200 Anna Stalp Ave.
Wednesday, March 9, 2022 9:00-3:30 pm Central (recertification)*
This session will be in combination with Private Pesticide Training.
You must attend both sessions to attend this session.
Cost will be different due to difference in program.
Concord Haskell Agricultural Laboratory
57905 866 Rd
Thursday, March 10, 2022 9:00-3:30 pm Central (initial)
1:00-3:30 pm Central (recertification)

What will I learn?

Sessions will be held in-person and will include an update on regulations and discussion on how to best use manure on your operation.

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.
  • Crop farmers using manure, as well as farm staff and advisors implementing a livestock operation's permit or nutrient plan are welcome and encouraged to attend one or more sessions.

When You Must Attend

  • Recently permitted operations that have not completed the initial Land Application Training must attend all-day session. Participants attending all sessions will receive NDEE 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 Lindsey Roark (402-471-4233). Farm representative attendance for a 2.5 hour session (recertification) will fulfill NDEE Land Application recertification required every 5 years for permitted operations.

What Will it Cost

  • $75 per operation (but all participants need to register)
  • Lunch will be included for those attending initial training.
  • Fees will be due upon registration. Registration is required regardless of attendance location.

How Can I Attend?

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