North Dakota State University www.ag.ndsu.edu Crops Family-Youth-4-H Economics-Community-Leadership Home-Lawn-Garden-Trees Environment-Natural Resources Energy Livestock Nutrition-Food Safety-Health
Event:
NDSU Extension Livestock In Service

This is an in service training for NDSU Extension and NDSU Ag Research staff. The training topics will be related to Livestock Production (potentially adult and youth production topics)

The training will be held at the ND 4-H Camp near Washburn.

Date:September 2 - 3, 2015
City:Near Washburn ND, ND
Contact:
Lisa Pederson

Phone: 701-328-9718
Fax: 701-328-9721
E-mail: lisa.pederson@ndsu.edu
Event:
Row Crop Tour

View research trials and review production information on corn, soybean and dry bean.

Date:September 3, 2015
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Greg Endres

Phone: 701.652.2951
E-mail: gregory.endres@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/CarringtonREC
Event:
Signing with Jolene 1

This is an awesome opportunity to learn basic sign language to use with young children. Signing is an effective, fun way to decrease frustration between you and your child.

Date:September 8, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/WardCountyExtension
Event:
Building Strong and Effective Extension Programs (Phase 2 Orientation)

Becoming an effective Extension agent/specialist requires one to provide relevant programs that meet the needs of your clients. This workshop will offer insight regarding character traits of a successful Extension agent/specialist, methods to gather citizen input, outline the program planning team process, share effective evaluations, and describe tips for writing relevant Impact Reports. In addition, you will learn skills to strengthen teamwork, manage conflict, and improve communications in the office.

Date:September 9 - 11, 2015
City:Fargo, ND, ND
Contact:
Kris Holt

Phone: 701-231-9688
Fax: 701-231-5045
E-mail: kris.holt@ndsu.edu
Event:
Nurtured Heart

Help your child discover their greatness! Learn effective parenting techniques to address difficult and intense child behaviors. See improved behaviors at home, school and in public.

Date:September 14, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/WardCountyExtension
Event:
Signing with Jolene 1
Date:September 15, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/Wardcountyextension
Event:
New Agent/Secretary Pesticide Orientation Training

Annual orientation training for new agents and secretaries with pesticide responsibilities.

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 1:00pm – 4:30 pm
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 8:30 am – 12:00 pm (noon)

FARGODOME Rooms 101 & 102 (lower level)

Date:September 15 - 16, 2015
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701.231.8050
Fax: 701.231.5709
E-mail: andrew.thostenson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
EFNEP/FNP Annual Conference

Inservice training for EFNEP/FNP staff at the Radisson in Bismarck. Training includes topics on nutrition and program management.

Date:September 15 - 17, 2015
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Susan Finneseth

Phone: 701-231-7254
E-mail: susan.finneseth@ndsu.edu
Event:
SARE Food, Fiber and Fuel Study Tour

The SARE Food Fiber and Fuel Study Tour provides on farm visits of sustainable agricultural practices in North Dakota. The Study tour will address improving soil health, expanding the growing season, organic production, soil salinity, consumer supported agriculture, rangeland diversity, sugar beet ethanol and educational programs. The bus tour will originate in Bismarck ND, travel central and eastern North Dakota and return to Mandan.

Register online at NDSU Marketplace @ www.tinyurl.com/CRECstore

Date:September 15 - 18, 2015
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Karl Hoppe or Bill Hodous

Phone: 701-652-2951 or 663-7027
Fax: 701-652-2055
E-mail: karl.hoppe@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/CRECstore
Event:
Health Extension Planning Session

FCS Agents and Specialists

Western Planning Session
Bismarck, ND
1:00-5:00 PM

Date:September 17, 2015
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Deb Gebeke

Phone: 701-231-7179
E-mail: debra.gebeke@ndsu.edu
Event:
Parents Forever

Transition program for parents as they continue to parent together through a divorce or separation, and for never-married parents when they decide to parent apart.
Parents Forever is a research-based educational program to help parents through the process of making informed, child-supportive decisions during transition, resulting in healthy children and positive parent-child relationships.

Date:September 17, 2015
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Molly Soeby

Phone: 701-780-8229
Fax: 701-780-8309
E-mail: molly.soeby@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/grandforkscountyextension
Event:
4-H/FFA Range Judging Contest

Practice sites open on September 17 and contest on September 18

Date:September 17 - 18, 2015
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Kevin Sedivec, Joel Lemer, Dean Aakre

E-mail: kevin.sedivec@ndsu.edu; joel.lemer@ndsu.edu; dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Event:
Health Extension Planning Session

FCS Agents and Specialists

Eastern Planning Session
Location TBD
9:00-12:00 noon

Date:September 18, 2015
City:Jamestown, ND
Contact:
Deb Gebeke

Phone: 701-231-7179
E-mail: debra.gebeke@ndsu.edu
Event:
Range Judging

More information to come!

Date:September 19, 2015
City:Fargo , ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre

Phone: 701-231-8595
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Nurtured Heart
Date:September 21, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/WardCountyExtension
Event:
Signing with Jolene 1
Date:September 22, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/WardCountyExtension
Event:
County Office Management Training
Date:September 22 - 23, 2015
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Mike Hanson

Phone: 701.328.9715
E-mail: michael.e.hanson@ndsu.edu
Event:
2015 Cavalier County Soil Health Tour

Tour will include indoor and outdoor sessions. Indoor session will provide brief history of wind erosion events in North Dakota, planting new shelterbelts to counter wind erosion, different cover crop option to improve soil health and NRCS rainfall simulator and wind erosion demos. After noon meal tour participants will be taken to a site at the Langdon REC where three different cover crop mixes are planted on a saline-sodic gradient. They will be briefed about the soil salt and sodium levels along with cover crop information.

Date:September 23, 2015
City:Langdon, ND
Contact:
Naeem Kalwar

Phone: 701-256-2582
E-mail: naeem.kalwar@ndsu.edu
Event:
Market Club Facilitators and Extension Economic Agents In-service

Whether you facilitate a market club, want to start a market club, or just want to get updates on the latest topics affecting agriculture today, you are welcome.

Location: Minot Comfort Inn
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
$14 registration fee paid at door.
Email Sandy Osborne if you plan on attending (for break/lunch planning).

Date:September 23, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Sandy Osborne

Phone: 701-231-8642
E-mail: sandy.osborne@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/farmmanagement/events/market-club-facilitator-conference
Event:
NDSU Extension Langdon Community Forum

Community Forum held at Langdon REC from 5:30 to 8:30 PM

Date:September 24, 2015
City:Langdon, ND
Contact:
Lynette Flage

Phone: 7012317782
E-mail: lynette.flage@ndsu.edu
Event:
NDSU Extension St. Michael Community Forum

Community Forum at Spirit Lake Casino, 7889 Hwy 57 from 12 – 3PM.

Date:September 24, 2015
City:St. Michael, ND
Contact:
Lynette Flage

Phone: 701-231-7782
E-mail: lynette.flage@ndsu.edu
Event:
NDSU Extension Hillsboro Community Forum

Community Forum at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 204 E. Caledonia Ave from 12 – 3 PM.

Date:September 25, 2015
City:Hillsboro, ND
Contact:
Lynette Flage

Phone: 7012317782
E-mail: lynette.flage@ndsu.edu
Event:
Teddy Roosevelt Family Day

Join us for a Bully Good Time! This event is geared towards getting youth involve in outdoor activities and joining 4-H, Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts.

Families looking for a fun afternoon filled with outdoor activities are invited to attend Teddy Roosevelt Family Day on Sunday, Sept. 27 at McDowell Dam just east of Bismarck.

The free event runs from 1-4 p.m. and families can come and go at any time. It features many hands-on activities including archery, BB gun shooting, fishing, animal identification, prizes and more.

The first 750 kids who attend also receive a free Teddy Roosevelt patch.

McDowell Dam is 3.5 miles east of Bismarck on ND Highway 10, then one mile north.

https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/burleighcountyextension/extension-events/teddy-roosevelt-family-day-2015

Date:September 27, 2015
City:McDowell Dam, Bismarck, ND
Contact:
North Dakota Game and Fish

Phone: 701-328-6300
E-mail: ndgf@nd.gov
Web site: http://gf.nd.gov/calendar/teddy-roosevelt-family-day-mcdowell-dam
Event:
NDSU Extension Jamestown Community Forum

Community Forum at Stutsman County Extension Office, 502 10th Ave SE from 5:30 – 8:30 PM

Date:September 28, 2015
City:Jamestown, ND
Contact:
Lynette Flage

Phone: 7012317782
E-mail: lynette.flage@ndsu.edu
Event:
Nurtured Heart
Date:September 28, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/WardCountyExtension
Event:
NDSU Extension Lisbon Community Forum

Community Forum at Lisbon Eagles from 12- 3 PM.

Date:September 28, 2015
City:Lisbon, ND
Contact:
Lynette Flage

Phone: 7012317782
E-mail: lynette.flage@ndsu.edu
Event:
Northwest District Conference
Date:September 28 - 29, 2015
City:4-H Camp, Washburn
Contact:
Mike Hanson

E-mail: michael.e.hanson@ndsu.edu
Event:
Southwest District Conference

Annual update for staff in the SW District

Date:September 28 - 29, 2015
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Gerald Sturn

Phone: 701-328-9715
Fax: 701-328-9721
E-mail: gerald.sturn@ndsu.edu
Event:
Signing with Jolene 1
Date:September 29, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/WardCountyExtension
Event:
NDSU Extension Washburn Community Forum

Community Forum at North Dakota 4-H camp, 2702 8th St. SW, Washburn from 12 – 3PM.

Date:September 29, 2015
City:Washburn, ND
Contact:
Lynette Flage

Phone: 7012317782
E-mail: lynette.flage@ndsu.edu
Event:
Northeast District Meeting
Date:September 30, 2015
City:Park River, ND
Contact:
Jim Gray

Phone: 701-780-8229
E-mail: jim.gray@ndsu.edu
Event:
Specialists Meeting
Date:October 1, 2015
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Brenda Vertin

Phone: (701) 231-7171
Fax: (701) 231-5045
E-mail: brenda.vertin@ndsu.edu
Event:
National 4-H Week
Date:October 4 - 10, 2015
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Natalie Singman

Phone: 701-231-7259
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: natalie.singman@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Nurtured Heart
Date:October 5, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/WardCountyExtension
Event:
Signing with Jolene 1
Date:October 6, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/WardCountyExtension
Event:
Equipment Day - Central Grasslands REC

Live equipment demonstrations and educational sessions centered around livestock nutrition.

Date:October 6, 2015
City:Streeter, ND
Contact:
Mary Berg

Phone: 701.652.2951
E-mail: mary.berg@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/lem
Event:
NDSU Extension Bowman Community Forum

Community Forum at Streetwater Golf Course, 14501 88th St. SW, Bowman from 5:30 to 8:30 PM

Date:October 6, 2015
City:Bowman, ND
Contact:
Lynette Flage

E-mail: lynette.flage@ndsu.edu
Event:
National 4-H Youth Science Day

4-H National Youth Science Day (NYSD) is an exciting, interactive learning experience that engages thousands of youth across the country in conducting the National Science Experiment.

Date:October 7, 2015
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Linda Hauge

Phone: 701-231-7964
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: linda.hauge@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
NDSU Extension Watford City Community Forum

Community Forum in Outlaws restaurant, Watford City from 5:30 to 8:30 PM

Date:October 7, 2015
City:Watford City, ND
Contact:
Lynette Flage

Phone: 7012317782
E-mail: lynette.flage@ndsu.edu
Event:
NDSU Extension Linton Community Forum

Community Forum at Linton Community Center, 101 1st St. NE from 5:30 – 8:30 PM

Date:October 8, 2015
City:Linton, ND
Contact:
Lynette Flage

Phone: 7012317782
E-mail: lynette.flage@ndsu.edu
Event:
NDSU Extension Fort Yates Community Forum

Community Forum at Prairie Knights Casino, 7932 ND Hwy 24 from 12 – 3PM

Date:October 8, 2015
City:Fort Yates, ND
Contact:
Lynette Flage

Phone: 7012317782
E-mail: lynette.flage@ndsu.edu
Event:
Equipment Day - Hettinger REC

Live equipment demonstrations and educational sessions centered around livestock nutrition.

Date:October 9, 2015
City:Hettinger, ND
Contact:
Mary Berg

Phone: 701.652.2951
E-mail: mary.berg@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.facebook.com/ndsulem
Event:
Nurtured Heart
Date:October 12, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/WardCountyExtension
Event:
Extension / REC Fall Conference

2015 fall conference will be at the Bismarck Radisson.

Date:October 12 - 15, 2015
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Linda McCaw

Phone: 701-231-7881
E-mail: linda.mccaw@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/conferences
Event:
Signing with Jolene 1
Date:October 13, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/WardCountyExtension
Event:
Ambassador Applications Due

Ambassadors are a group of young adults ages 16 to 22 who work to help North Dakota 4-H.

Date:October 15, 2015
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Holly Halvorson

Phone: 701-231-9218
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: holly.halvorson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Nurtured Heart
Date:October 19, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/WardCountyExtension
Event:
Signing with Jolene 1
Date:October 20, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/WardCountyExtension
Event:
Signing with Jolene 1
Date:October 27, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/WardCountyExtension
Event:
Pesticide Recertification Training for Ornamental & Turf and Greenhouse

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf training for applicators renewing their certification.

Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Burleigh County Extension
3715 E Bismarck Expressway
Bismarck, ND
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED: go to www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:00 am
Training: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:October 27, 2015
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5709
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Pesticide Recertification Training - Ornamental & Turf and Greenhouse

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf training for applicators renewing their certification.

Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location:Grand Forks County Extension Service
151 S 4th St, Suite 302
Grand Forks, ND
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED: go to www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:00 am
Training: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:October 27, 2015
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-7180
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Pesticide Recertification Training - Ornamental & Turf and Greenhouse

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf training for applicators renewing their certification.

Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Devils Lake, Ramsey County Courthouse Complex, Armory in Memorial Bldg
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED: go to www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:00 am
Training: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:October 27, 2015
City:Devils Lake, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Communication Camp
NDSU Agriculture Communication’s Communication Camp is a chance for your program team to gain valuable communication skills, better understand communication and education in the digital age, and produce text, images and video that you can use in your educational programs.

This is a three-day intensive camp dealing with a broad range of communication planning and tools.

Participating teams consist of 3 – 5 members. One Ag Comm staff member or past camp participant is assigned to each team as a liaison. Teams are formed around a specific issue or program.

Contact Bob Bertsch, (701) 231-7381, if you’re interested in having a Communication Camp team.

Date:October 27 - 29, 2015
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Bob Bertsch

Phone: 701-231-7381
E-mail: robert.bertsch@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/agcomm/communication-camp
Event:
Emotional Intelligence Training

Training for extension staff on emotional intelligence – understanding what it is, doing an assessment and learning how to practice and get better at the 4 EQ skills. Training will be held in the Bison Room of the Cass County Extension Office from 9 am to 3:30 pm.

Date:November 4, 2015
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Ron Wiederholt

Phone: 701.231.7171
E-mail: ron.wiederholt@ndsu.edu
Event:
Annual In-service for County Agents and Secretaries

Annual in-service for county agents and secretaries with pesticide responsibilities. Interactive Video Conference at multiple sites. Program will be repeated as a streaming video statewide on November 24, 2015.
Locations:
Burleigh County, Bismarck
Carrington REC, Carrington
Richland County Extension, Wahpeton
North Central REC, Minot
Hettinger REC, Hettinger
Langdon REC, Langdon
Burke County Extension, Bowbells
Grand Forks County Ext COB, Grand Forks
McKenzie County Extension, Watford City

Date:November 12, 2015
City:Various, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
4-H Volunteer Training in Wells County

More information to come!

Date:November 12, 2015
City:Fessenden, ND
Contact:
Natalie Hilgers

Phone: 701-231-7259
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: natalie.hilgers@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
New Staff Orientation

Orientation for New Extension Staff.

Date:November 16 - 18, 2015
City:Fargo, ND, ND
Contact:
Kris Holt

Phone: 701-231-9688
Fax: 701-231-5045
E-mail: kris.holt@ndsu.edu
Event:
4-H Volunteer Training in Morton County

More information to come!

Date:November 17, 2015
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Natalie Hilgers

Phone: 701-231-7259
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: natalie.hilgers@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Pesticide Introductory Basic Core Training

This training is designed for commercial or public applicators/dealers who are new to pesticide certification in ND. It will cover basic pesticide safety and handling practices , as well as relevant laws and regulations as they pertain to the distribution and use of pesticides. This training is not category specific. It will emphasize practices and procedures that should be useful to all applicators/dealers, whether they are seeking certification in the Agricultural Pest Control category, Wood Preservation category or any of the 10 other use categories found in ND. The training will also describe the certification process and how to prepare for and take exams to obtain a pesticide certificate. Training will be statewide via Internet videocast.
Training 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Date:November 17, 2015
City:Statewide, ND , ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Income Tax Management for Ag Producers

This program will take place via IVN in 10 counties across North Dakota.
The counties included are Burleigh, Cass (host site), Cavalier, Grand Forks, Ramsey, Richland, Stark, Stutsman, Ward, and Williams.
The program will run from 9 a.m. – noon (CST).

Date:November 18, 2015
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andy Swenson

Phone: 701-231-7379
E-mail: andrew.swenson@ndsu.edu
Event:
Parents Forever

Transition program for parents as they continue to parent together through a divorce or separation, and for never-married parents when they decide to parent apart.
Parents Forever is a research-based educational program to help parents through the process of making informed, child-supportive decisions during transition, resulting in healthy children and positive parent-child relationships.

Date:November 19, 2015
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Molly Soeby

Phone: 701-780-8229
Fax: 701-780-8309
E-mail: molly.soeby@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/grandforkscountyextension
Event:
4-H Volunteer Training in Ramsey County

More information to come!

Date:November 24, 2015
City:Devils Lake, ND
Contact:
Natalie Hilgers

Phone: 701-231-7259
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: natalie.hilgers@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
4-H Volunteer Training in Richland County

More information to come!

Date:November 24, 2015
City:Wahpeton , ND
Contact:
Natalie Hilgers

Phone: 701-231-7259
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: natalie.hilgers@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Annual In-service for County Agents and Secretaries

Annual in-service for county agents and secretaries with pesticide responsibilities. Streaming video statewide via Collaborate.

Date:November 24, 2015
City:Statewide, ND , ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
National 4-H Congress

The National 4-H Congress is a 5-day conference for youth ages 15-19 held at the end of November in Atlanta, GA.

Delegates will
•meet other 4-H members from around the country and share ideas;
•participate in workshops designed to develop leadership skills;
•experience service learning with hands-on projects; and
•have opportunities to tour Atlanta.

Date:November 27 - December 2, 2015
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Natalie Singman

Phone: 701-2317259
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: natalie.singman@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
7 Habits of Highly Effective People

This program has a strong emphasis on effectiveness in the workplace. Based on the best-selling business book by the same name, this three-day workshop experience provides the foundation to strengthen the human side of performance at the personal, managerial, and organizational levels. The content helps build a stronger Extension organization by strengthening and exercising the character and competence of the individual employee.

To register, click on link below.

Date:December 1 - 3, 2015
City:Jamestown, ND, ND
Contact:
Jodi Bruns

E-mail: jodi.bruns@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://tinyurl.com/pnrqf2g
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest Control, Right of Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Fargodome – in conjunction with the Northern Ag Expo
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 7:00 am
Training: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

In collaboration with the MN Ag Dept

Date:December 2, 2015
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Pesticide Introductory Basic Core Training

This training is designed for commercial or public applicators/dealers who are new to pesticide certification in ND. It will cover basic pesticide safety and handling practices , as well as relevant laws and regulations as they pertain to the distribution and use of pesticides. This training is not category specific. It will emphasize practices and procedures that should be useful to all applicators/dealers, whether they are seeking certification in the Agricultural Pest Control category, Wood Preservation category or any of the 10 other use categories found in ND. The training will also describe the certification process and how to prepare for and take exams to obtain a pesticide certificate. Training will be statewide via Internet videocast.
Training 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Date:December 7, 2015
City:Statewide, ND, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
FCS Lync meeting

9:30 – 10:30 AM Central time

Date:December 9, 2015
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Cynthia Selstedt

Phone: 701-231-8652
E-mail: cynthia.selstedt@ndsu.edu
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Burleigh County Extension
3715 Bismarck Expressway
Bismarck, ND
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 9:30 am
Training: 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:December 15, 2015
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: North Central Research Extension Center
5400 Hwy 83 S
Minot, ND
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 9:30 am
Training: 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:December 15, 2015
City:Minot , ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Dickinson State University
Klinefelter Hall, Rom 220
Dickinson, ND
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 9:30 am
Training: 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:December 15, 2015
City:Dickinson , ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Grand Forks County Extension
151 S 4th St Suite 302
Grand Forks, ND
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 9:30 am
Training: 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:December 15, 2015
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Central Dakota Ag Day

A one day program offering a series of 1/2 hour educational programs addressing animal science/livestock production, agronomy/crop production, marketing, soil health, plant health, horticulture topics, etc.

Date:December 17, 2015
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Joel Lemer

Phone: 701-652-2581
Fax: 701-652-2081
E-mail: joel.lemer@ndsu.edu
Event:
Lake Region Extension Roundup

Lake Region Extension Roundup Ag Show will celebrate its 36th anniversary with educational sessions including cutting edge information for the 2016 growing season. There is discussion on current agriculture issues and guest speakers both days. Commercial booths on site. Free breakfast and lunch served daily.

Date:January 5 - 6, 2016
City:Devils Lake, ND
Contact:
Bill Hodous

Phone: 701-662-7027
E-mail: bill.hodous@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/ramseycountyextension/
Event:
Pesticide Introductory Basic Core Training

This training is designed for commercial or public applicators/dealers who are new to pesticide certification in ND. It will cover basic pesticide safety and handling practices , as well as relevant laws and regulations as they pertain to the distribution and use of pesticides. This training is not category specific. It will emphasize practices and procedures that should be useful to all applicators/dealers, whether they are seeking certification in the Agricultural Pest Control category, Wood Preservation category or any of the 10 other use categories found in ND. The training will also describe the certification process and how to prepare for and take exams to obtain a pesticide certificate. Training will be statewide via Internet videocast.
Training 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Date:January 7, 2016
City:Statewide, ND, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Home, Industrial & Institutional Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their H,I,I certification.
Categories: Home, Industrial & Institutional, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Fargo, NDSU Quentin Burdick Building Room 422
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:00 am
Training: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Date:January 12, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Winter Ag Expo

Jamestown Civic Center

Date:January 12 - 13, 2016
City:Jamestown, ND
Contact:
Alicia Harstad

Phone: 701-252-9030
E-mail: alicia.harstad@ndsu.edu
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest Control, Right of Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Jamestown, Jamestown Civic Center (in conjunction with Ag Expo)
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 7:30 am
Training: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Date:January 13, 2016
City:Jamestown , ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf Recertification Training

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf training for applicators renewing their certification.

Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: FArgo, NDSU
Loftsgard Hall, Room 380
Fargo, ND
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED: go to www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:00 am
Training: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:January 21, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest Control, Right of Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Dickinson,Ramada Grand Dakota Inn
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 7:30 am
Training: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Date:January 28, 2016
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Bismarck State Capital Building Haugland Room
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration:7:30am
Training: 8:30am 4:00pm

Date:February 4, 2016
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Pesticide Introductory Basic Core Training

This training is designed for commercial or public applicators/dealers who are new to pesticide certification in ND. It will cover basic pesticide safety and handling practices, as well as relevant laws and regulations as they pertain to the distribution and use of pesticides. This training is not category specific. It will emphasize practices and procedures that should be useful to all applicators/dealers, whether they are seeking certification in the Agricultural Pest Control category, Wood Preservation category or any of the 10 other use categories found in ND. The training also will describe the certification process and how to prepare for and take exams to obtain a pesticide certification. Training will be statewide via Internet videocast.
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Training: 8:30am – 4:00pm CDT

Date:February 8, 2016
City:Statewide, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
KFYR Agri-International Living Ag Classroom

Fourth grade students are invited to attend to learn about North Dakota Agriculture. In the past at least 1100 students have participated in this event.

Date:February 9 - 10, 2016
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Jackie Buckley

Phone: 701.667.3340
Fax: 701.667.3348
E-mail: jackie.buckley@ndsu.edu
Event:
Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop
Date:February 9 - 10, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Greg Endres

Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Minot Research Extension Center, 5400 Hwy 83 S
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration:7:30am
Training: 8:30am 4:30pm

Date:February 10, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Hettinger Research Extension Center, West Hwy 12, Room 101
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration:7:30am Mountain Time
Training: 8:00am 3:30pm Mountain Time

Date:February 11, 2016
City:Hettinger, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Renville County Extension, 205 Main St E, Mohall
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:30am
Training: 9:00am 4:30pm

Date:February 11, 2016
City:Mohall, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Carrington REC, 663 Hwy 281 N
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:30am
Training: 9:00am 4:30pm

Date:February 11, 2016
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: McKenzie County Extension, 201 5th St NW, Watford City
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:30am
Training: 9:00am 4:30pm

Date:February 11, 2016
City:Watford City, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Lamoure County Extension, 202 4th Ave NE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration:7:30am
Training: 8:30am 4:00pm

Date:February 11, 2016
City:LaMoure, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Northwest Farm Managers Meeting

Location: Fargo Holiday Inn
Registration: 8 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m.
Program Information Coming Soon!

Date:February 17, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Paulann Haakenson

Phone: 701-231-7393
E-mail: paulann.haakenson@ndsu.edu
Event:
Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf Recertification Training

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Fargodome, 1800 N University Dr., Fargo
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration 7:30am
Training: 8:30am – 4:00pm
In collaboration with MN Ag Dept

Date:February 22, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Crop & Pest Management School

The school is designed for individuals who will be scouting crops for pest and production problems. The program has multiple components to teach the basics in weed, disease and insect identification and scouting procedures, plus hands-on sessions devoted to important pest and production issues for major crops in the region. The school helps prepare individuals to be successful field scouts, and will update agricultural professionals on research and crop production recommendations for major crops grown in North Dakota.

Speakers include NDSU state and area Extension specialists and North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station faculty. Reference materials will be provided.

For further information about the content of this program, contact Darla Bakko in the Plant Pathology Department at (701) 231-8866 or email darla.bakko@ndsu.edu

Date:February 23 - 24, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Darla Bakko

Phone: 701-231-8866
Fax: 701-231-7851
E-mail: darla.bakko@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/extplantpath/events
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Aerial Applicators Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their Aerial certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way
Core: Aerial/Ground
Location: Sioux Falls Convention Center, Sioux Falls, SD
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Tristate Aerial Applicators Convention Feb. 23-24-25, 2016

Date:February 24, 2016
City:Sioux Falls, SD
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Private Fumigation Certification Training

Location: Emmons County Courthouse, 100 4th St NW, Linton
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am – 2:30pm

Date:March 1, 2016
City:Linton, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Private Fumigation Certification Training

Location: Fessenden, Wells County Extension, 600 Railway St N
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am – 2:30pm

Date:March 1, 2016
City:Fessenden, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Farming for the Bottom Line

The Northern Great Plains Research Station is teaming up with the NDSU Extension Service, Natural Resources Conservation Service and ND Ag Experiment Stations to provide an educational event for south Central North Dakota Producers. The event will be held at Bismarck State College: National Energy Center of Excellence.

Date:March 1, 2016
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Jackie Buckley

Phone: 701.667.3340
Fax: 701.667.3348
E-mail: jackie.buckley@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.mandan.ars.usda.gov/
Event:
Private Fumigation Certification Training

Location: Devils Lake, Ramsey Co Courthouse, Armory in Memorial Building
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am – 2:30pm

Date:March 1, 2016
City:Devils Lake, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Private Fumigation Certification Training

Location: Bowbells, Burke County Extension CCH Community Room, 103 Main St SE
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am – 2:30pm

Date:March 1, 2016
City:Bowbells, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Private Fumigation Certification Training

Location: Fargo, Cass County Ext. Annex Building, 101 2nd Ave S
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am – 2:30pm

Date:March 1, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
North Dakota Winter Show

4-H Events include state crop show, crop judging, hippology

Date:March 1 - 6, 2016
City:Valley City, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre (for 4-H Events)

E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://northdakotawintershow.com/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Stanley, Mountrail Co Extension, 8103 61st ST NW
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am 4:00pm

Date:March 3, 2016
City:Stanley, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Pesticide Introductory Basic Core Training

This training is designed for commercial or public applicators/dealers who are new to pesticide certification in ND. It will cover basic pesticide safety and handling practices, as well as relevant laws and regulations as they pertain to the distribution and use of pesticides. This training is not category specific. It will emphasize practices and procedures that should be useful to all applicators/dealers, whether they are seeking certification in the Agricultural Pest Control category, Wood Preservation category or any of the 10 other use categories found in ND. The training also will describe the certification process and how to prepare for and take exams to obtain a pesticide certification. Training will be statewide via Internet videocast.
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Training: 8:30am – 4:00pm CDT

Date:March 7, 2016
City:Statewide, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Grand Forks Public Safety Center, 1220 S 52nd St
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am 4:00pm

Date:March 10, 2016
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf Recertification Training

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Dickinson, Dickinson State University, Klinefelter Hall, Room 220
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration 7:30am
Training: 8:00am – 3:30pm

Date:March 15, 2016
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf Recertification Training

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Williston, Williams County Broadway Commons Building, 302 E Broadway
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration 8:30am
Training: 9:00am – 4:30pm

Date:March 15, 2016
City:Williston, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf Recertification Training

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Minot, Research Extension Center, 5400 Hwy 83 S
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration 8:30am
Training: 9:00am – 4:30pm

Date:March 15, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Williston, Williams County Broadway Commons Building, 302 E Broadway
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am – 2:30pm

Date:March 17, 2016
City:Williston, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Lamoure County Extension, 202 4th Ave NE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am – 2:30pm

Date:March 17, 2016
City:LaMoure, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Hettinger, Research Extension Center, West Hwy 12, Room 101
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:30am Mountain Time
Training: 9:00am – 1:30pm Mountain Time

Date:March 17, 2016
City:Hettinger, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Carrington, Research Extension Center, 663 HWY 281 N
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am – 2:30pm

Date:March 17, 2016
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Mohall, Renville County Extension, 202 Main St E
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am – 2:30pm

Date:March 17, 2016
City:Mohall, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Langdon, Research Extension Center, 9280 107 Ave NE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am 4:00pm

Date:March 22, 2016
City:Langdon, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Fessenden, Wells Co Extension, 600 Railway St N
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am – 4:00pm

Date:March 22, 2016
City:Fessenden, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Lamoure County Extension
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:000am
Training: 8:30am 4:00pm

Date:March 22, 2016
City:LaMoure, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Wahpeton, Richland Co Ext, 418 2nd Ave N
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am 4:00pm

Date:March 22, 2016
City:Wahpeton, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Bowbells, Burke Co Ext, 103 Main St
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am 4:00pm

Date:March 22, 2016
City:Bowbells, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Devils Lake, Ramsey Co Courthouse Complex, Armory in Memorial Building
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am 4:00pm

Date:March 24, 2016
City:Devils Lake, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Support Staff Conference

Support staff conference is held every two years alternating between Fargo and Bismarck. This time conference will be held in Bismarck at the Ramada.

Date:March 29 - April 1, 2016
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Linda McCaw

Phone: 701-231-7881
E-mail: linda.mccaw@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/conferences
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Fargo, Fargodome, 1800 N University Drive
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am 4:00pm

Date:March 31, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
4-H Horse Events

horse judging contest, hippology contest, horse quiz bowl, horse demonstrations and public speaking (tentative dates)

Date:April 2 - 3, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre

E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Event:
Pesticide Introductory Core Training

This training is designed for commercial or public applicators/dealers who are new to pesticide certification in ND. It will cover basic pesticide safety and handling practices , as well as relevant laws and regulations as they pertain to the distribution and use of pesticides. This training is not category specific. It will emphasize practices and procedures that should be useful to all applicators/dealers, whether they are seeking certification in the Agricultural Pest Control category, Wood Preservation category or any of the 10 other use categories found in ND. The training will also describe the certification process and how to prepare for and take exams to obtain a pesticide certificate. Training will be statewide via Internet videocast.
Training 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Date:April 11, 2016
City:Statewide, ND , ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
7 Habits of Highly Effective People

This program has a strong emphasis on effectiveness in the workplace. Based on the best-selling business book by the same name, this three-day workshop experience provides the foundation to strengthen the human side of performance at the personal, managerial, and organizational levels. The content helps build a stronger Extension organization by strengthening and exercising the character and competence of the individual employee.

Registration information will follow.

Date:May 3 - 5, 2016
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Jodi Bruns

Phone: 701-231-9688
E-mail: jodi.bruns@ndsu.edu
Event:
Commercial Public Health Recertification Training

This training is for commercial applicators who work in mosquito control and wish to renew their certification.

Category: Public Health
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground Core
Location: Grand Forks, Grand Forks County Extension
151 S 4th St, Suite 302
Grand Forks, ND
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 9:00 am
Training: 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:May 26 - 12, 2016
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Public health Recertification Training

This training is for commercial applicators who work in mosquito control and wish to renew their certification.

Category: Public Health
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground Core
Location: Fargo, NDSU Campus
Quentin Burdick Building, Room 422
Fargo, ND
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 9:00 am
Training: 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:May 26, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsupesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Public Health Recertification Training

This training is for commercial applicators who work in mosquito control and wish to renew their certification.

Category: Public Health
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground Core
Location: Bismarck, Burleigh County Extension
3715 E Bismarck Expressway
Bismarck, ND
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 9:00 am
Training: 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:May 26, 2016
City:Bismarck , ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Public Health Recertification Training

This training is for commercial applicators who work in mosquito control and wish to renew their certification.

Category: Public Health
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground Core
Location: Minot, North Central REC
5400 Hwy 83 S
Minot, ND
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 9:00 am
Training: 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:May 26, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: ndsu.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
7 Habits of Highly Effective People

This program has a strong emphasis on effectiveness in the workplace. Based on the best-selling business book by the same name, this three-day workshop experience provides the foundation to strengthen the human side of performance at the personal, managerial, and organizational levels. The content helps build a stronger Extension organization by strengthening and exercising the character and competence of the individual employee.

Registration information will follow

Date:December 6 - 8, 2016
City:Fargo, ND, ND
Contact:
Jodi Bruns

Phone: 701-231-9688
E-mail: jodi.bruns@ndsu.edu
Event:
Crop & Pest Management School

The school is designed for individuals who will be scouting crops for pest and production problems. The program has multiple components to teach the basics in weed, disease and insect identification and scouting procedures, plus hands-on sessions devoted to important pest and production issues for major crops in the region. The school helps prepare individuals to be successful field scouts, and will update agricultural professionals on research and crop production recommendations for major crops grown in North Dakota.

Speakers include NDSU state and area Extension specialists and North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station faculty. Reference materials will be provided.

For further information about the content of this program, contact Darla Bakko in the Plant Pathology Department at (701) 231-8866 or email darla.bakko@ndsu.edu

Date:February 21 - 22, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Darla Bakko

Phone: 701-231-8866
Fax: 701-231-7851
E-mail: darla.bakko@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/extplantpath/events
Event:
Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop
Date:February 28 - March 1, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Greg Endres

Event:
Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop
Date:February 13 - 14, 2018
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Greg Endres

Event:
Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop
Date:February 12 - 13, 2019
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Greg Endres

Event:
Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop
Date:February 11 - 12, 2020
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Greg Endres