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:
4-H Encounters! Discover Camp

Did you like to discover new things? Come meet new friends and discover what 4-H camp is all about. A fun filled experience awaits you as you encounter your interests in fiber arts, healthful living, outdoor skills, and science.

Date:July 6 - 8, 2015
City:Washburn, 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/camp/camp_descriptions/
Event:
Explore Galore! Great Outdoors Camp

Do you like to explore the outdoors? Here’s your chance to learn basic outdoor skills while having fun with nature. Learn how to identify insects, plants and animal tracks. Learn to tie survival knots, basic first aid and outdoor navigation. Make new friends while completing survival projects and outdoor crafts.

Date:July 6 - 8, 2015
City:Washburn, 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/camp/camp_descriptions/
Event:
2015 Burleigh County 4-H Achievement Days

The 4-H ACHIEVEMENT DAYS is the culmination of the 4-H Year!

You are cordially invited to attend the Burleigh County 4-H Achievement Days, July 7-10 at the Burleigh County 4-H Building and the Missouri Valley Complex Arena.

STATIC EXHIBIT DAY – July 7 – youth will exhibit their photography, baked goods, wood arts, floral arrangements, horticulture and other arts and crafts to name a few.
5:30pm Judging Static Exhibits
6:30pm Youth Activities and Games
Public Viewing of Static Exhibits: 8pm to 9pm

SMALL ANIMAL DAY – July 8 – youth can show their cats, rabbits, dogs and other pets in the Small Animal Show.
6:00pm Small Animal Show: Including Rabbits, Cats and Dogs
Public Viewing of Static Exhibits: 8am to 5pm

  • The Poultry Show has been cancelled due to the avian influenza outbreak.
    For more information, please visit our website. **

LIVESTOCK DAY – July 9 – includes goats, beef, sheep and other large animals including Kiddie Lead and Social at 4pm.
9:30am Livestock Show
4:00pm Kiddie Lead and BBQ Social
5:00pm Livestock Sale and Parade of Champions
Public Viewing of Static Exhibits: 8am to 6pm

HORSE SHOW – July 10 – youth compete in Showmanship and Speed Events.
9:00am Horse Show
Public Viewing of Static Exhibits: 8am to 1pm

CONCESSIONS Available by Burleigh County 4-H

http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/burleighcountyextension/4-h

Date:July 7 - 10, 2015
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Amelia Doll

Phone: 701-221-6865
Fax: 701-221-6845
E-mail: amelia.doll@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/burleighcountyextension/4-h
Event:
Agronomy and Horticulture Field Day-Dickinson Research Extension Center

The field day is split into a morning agronomy session and an evening horticulture session.

Morning Session: Agronomy Speakers 8:50-12:00 followed by lunch
Evening Session: Horticulture Speakers 4:50-7:00

Located on the Dickinson Research Extension Center Grounds
1041 State Ave.
Dickinson, ND

Parking available near the grounds on Empire Rd/W 10th St

Contacts
Ryan Buetow-701-456-1106
Kris Ringwall-701-456-1100

Date:July 8, 2015
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Ryan Buetow

Phone: 701-456-1106
E-mail: Ryan.buetow@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/news/newsreleases/2015/june-15-2015/dickinson-research-extension-center-field-day-set
Event:
Trailblazing Teen: Leadership Camp

Want to change the world? Trail blaze your way to find and improve your leadership style. Explore teamwork, problem solving, community change, and the acceptance of others. Overcome challenges and engage in hands-on activities for youth in a broad range of organizations.

Date:July 12 - 16, 2015
City:Washburn, 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/camp/camp_descriptions/
Event:
Ultimate Explorer: Survivor Outdoor Recreation Camp

Experience life on the wild side testing your survival skills. From after dark challenges to competitions, team building, leadership and self-confidence will be the ultimate outcome while competing to win the coveted ND 4-H Camp Idol. Nightly tribal council ceremonies will result in rewards and loss of privileges.

Date:July 12 - 16, 2015
City:Washburn, 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/camp/camp_descriptions/
Event:
71st Annual Field Day-Soybean Production Tour

Starting at 8:30 a.m. at the North Central Research Extension Center, 5400 Hwy.83 S, Minot, ND

Date:July 15, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Eric Eriksmoen

Phone: 701-857-7677
Fax: 701-857-7676
E-mail: eric.eriksmoen@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:July 16, 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:
North Dakota State Fair

Entry of static exhibits Monday and Tuesday, July 13-14, State Fair opens Friday, July 17 through Saturday, July 25.

Date:July 17 - 25, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre or Katie Tyler

Phone: 701-231-8595
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu or katherine.tyler@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://ndstatefair.com/
Event:
ND 4-H Film Festival

4-H Film Festival is held at the North Dakota State Fair on July 19. Participants create and submit a one- to 10-minute video to be evaluated. The top three videos in each category will be shown at the North Dakota 4-H Film Festival. Judges will select winners for each category prior to the festival, and audience members will vote for the People’s Choice Award after the videos have been shown at the festival.

Date:July 19, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Linda Hauge

Phone: 701-2317964
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: linda.hauge@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
State 4-H Communication Arts Contest

The Communication Arts contest will be held July 19th at the North Dakota State Fair. The Communication Arts program is open to any youth involved in Extension youth programs. It includes two age divisions: the preteen division (youth 8 to 12 years-old before Sept. 1) and the teen division (youth ages 13 to 18 before Sept. 1), the start of the current 4-H year.

Date:July 19, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Sharon Query

Phone: 701-2315923
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: sharon.query@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
4-H Clothing Revue

Clothing Revue will be held at the North Dakota State Fair July 20th. Clothing Revue includes entries for Buy & Show, Sew & Show, and Decorate Your Duds categories. Buy & Show participants purchase or recycle a major item of clothing which relates to a wardrobe plan. Sew & Show participants construct half or more of clothing that is modeled. Decorate Your Duds participants create embellishments for a garment or accessory.

Date:July 20, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Sharon Query

Phone: 701-231-5923
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: sharon.query@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
4-H Project Expo

Project Expo will be held at the North Dakota State Fair on July 20th. Project Expo provides youth with an experience in planning, preparing and displaying an article or an educational exhibit. It is an opportunity for self-expression both verbally and visually. Project Expo also provides the opportunity to share with others what has been learned in the specific project.

Date:July 20, 2015
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Sharon Query

Phone: 701-231-5923
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: sharon.query@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
4-H Consumer Choices Contest

Consumer Choices contest will be held July 21st at the North Dakota State Fair. The 4-H Consumer Choices Contest can help you practice making decisions by matching your knowledge, skills and abilities against those of others. You will learn to rank articles or products over others based on standards and quality.

Date:July 21, 2015
City:Minot, 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:
Sargent County 4-H Horse Show
Date:July 23, 2015
City:Forman, ND
Contact:
Melissa Blawat

Phone: 701.724.3355, ext. 5
E-mail: melissa.blawat@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/sargentcountyextension/
Event:
Sargent County Fair
Date:July 24 - 26, 2015
City:Forman, ND
Contact:
Cindy Klapperich

Phone: 701.724.3355, ext. 5
E-mail: cindy.klapperich@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/sargentcountyextension/
Event:
4-H Adventure Camp II

Are you looking for an adventure? Create with arts and crafts and explore nature. Make lasting friendships while engaging in 4-H project activities. From archery to water games, this camp is full of non-stop excitement.

Date:July 26 - 30, 2015
City:Washburn, 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/camp/camp_descriptions/
Event:
You’re the Chef: Boot Camp

Here’s your chance to become a top-notch chef! From learning how to make sweet treats to outdoor cooking to exploring food dehydration, this camp is designed for the future chef. It’s your chance to become familiar with kitchen equipment, measuring, baking terms, and judging food items. Be prepared to have fun!

Date:July 26 - 30, 2015
City:Washburn, 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/camp/camp_descriptions/
Event:
Congress & Conference Application Deadline

Congress & Conference is open to 4-H members ages 15-19. An application process is required and trips are awarded each year.

Date:August 1, 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:
Enter the Outdoor Lab! Science Camp

Join our outdoor learning lab to explore science at camp! Experience hands on activities while learning scientific inquiry and problem solving techniques. Use new technologies to discover new ways of thinking all while experiencing the great outdoors.

Date:August 2 - 6, 2015
City:Washburn, 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/camp/camp_descriptions/
Event:
Twisted: Fiber Arts Camp

Hand craft your way into a fun week learning about a wide variety of basic techniques in working with fibers such as yarn, fabric, or thread. Try your hand at crocheting, knitting, felting, sewing, and quilting. Explore fiber, fabrics, supplies and resources needed for each technique all while experiencing the great outdoors.

Date:August 2 - 6, 2015
City:Washburn, 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/camp/camp_descriptions/
Event:
Land Judging

More information to come!

Date:August 6, 2015
City:Minot Area, 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:
4-H Shooting Sports Shotgun Match

The shotgun match will be held at Bismarck Capitol City Trap Range north of Bismarck. The Sporting Clays and Skeet will be at Capitol City Sporting Clays north of Menoken near Bismarck.

Date:August 8 - 9, 2015
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Adrian.Biewer or Karla Meikle

E-mail: Karla.Meikle@ndsu.edu
Event:
4-H Shooting Sports Shotgun Match

More information to come!

Date:August 8 - 9, 2015
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Adrian Biewer

Phone: 701-231-6184
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: adrian.biewer@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/shooting_sports/
Event:
Succession Planning Agent Update and Professional Development

Agents will receive an update on the final revision of the Design Your Succession Plan program ready for a Fall roll out. Agents will receive the final materials, an enhanced Marketing plan along with a valuable session with John Baker, internationally known farm and ranch succession planning expert. A gents who plan to offer this program this year will not want to miss this training event. Training event will be held at Barry Hall, NDSU downtown campus.

Date:August 10 - 11, 2015
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Lori Scharmer

Phone: 701-857-7682
E-mail: lori.scharmer@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/money/succession-planning
Event:
FCS Lync meeting

9:30 – 10:30 AM Central time

Date:August 12, 2015
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Cynthia Selstedt

Phone: 701-231-8652
E-mail: cynthia.selstedt@ndsu.edu
Event:
Fall 4-H Training

More information to come.

Date:August 12 - 13, 2015
City:Washburn, ND
Contact:
Rachelle Vettern

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: rachelle.vettern@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Nutrient Management Day

Full day workshop consisting of presentations, demonstrations, and field crop trials. We will focus on composting manure and mortalities, manure spreader calibration and using manure as a fertilizer.

Date:August 18, 2015
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Mary Berg

Phone: 701.652.2951
E-mail: mary.berg@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.facebook.com/ndsulem
Event:
SE District Meeting

Annual update for staff in the SE District

Date:August 19, 2015
City:Jamestown, ND
Contact:
Ron Wiederholt

Phone: 701.231.7171
E-mail: ron.wiederholt@ndsu.edu
Event:
Northeast District Meeting
Date:August 20, 2015
City:Park River, ND
Contact:
Jim Gray

Phone: 701-780-8229
E-mail: jim.gray@ndsu.edu
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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
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 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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
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