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Event:
Field to Fork Webinars (FREE) 2:00pm to 3:00pm

The webinars are free of charge.

Topics that will be covered are:
  • Feb. 14: Great Seeds and Where to Buy Them in 2018 – Tom Kalb, NDSU Extension horticulturist
  • Feb. 21: Tomatoes, Peppers and Cucumbers: A Snapshot of NDSU’s High-tunnel Research Project – Kyla Splichal, horticulture research specialist, NDSU Williston Research Extension Center
  • Feb. 28: GMOs: Separating Fact From Emotion – Esther McGinnis, assistant professor and NDSU Extension horticulturist
  • March 7: Gardening in Small Spaces – Yolanda Schmidt, NDSU Extension agent, agriculture and natural resources, Pierce County
  • March 14: The Health Benefits of Gardening – Julie Garden-Robinson, NDSU Extension food and nutrition specialist
  • March 21: Developing and Selling Food Products That are Safe and Tasty – Clifford Hall, professor, food science, NDSU Plant Sciences Department
  • March 28: Weed Management and Soil Fertility for Organic Vegetable Production
    – Greta Gramig, associate professor, NDSU Plant Sciences Department
  • April 4: North Dakota Cottage Food Law – Julie Wagendorf, director, North Dakota Department of Health, Division of Food and Lodging
  • April 11: Pesticide Safety: Minimizing Exposure – Andrew Thostenson, NDSU Extension Pesticide Program specialist
  • April 18: Safe Food Sampling at Farmers Markets and Other Venues – Suzanne Driessen, Extension educator, food science, University of Minnesota
  • April 25: Using Scarce Resources: Square Foot Gardening and Raised Beds – Todd Weinmann, NDSU Extension agent, agriculture and natural resources – horticulture, Cass County
Date:February 14 - April 25, 2018
City:Webinar, ND
Contact:Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/fieldtofork
Event:
Private General Pesticide Applicator Training

Initial and Recertification.

Pre-registration required. Please call or email.

Check-In – 8:30 a.m.
Class – 9:00 a.m.

National Guard Armory
1210 1st Ave S – Wishek, ND

Date:March 1, 2018
City:Wishek, ND
Contact:
Crystal Schaunaman or Kristie Schnabel

Phone: 701-288-5180
E-mail: NDSU.McIntosh.Extension@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: First Presbyterian Church of Moorhead, 2900 5th St S
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm
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:March 2, 2018
City:Moorhead, MN
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

The NDWS will run from Saturday,March 3 through Saturday, March 10. The state crop show takes place at the NDWS. Entries are due at the Winter Show building by 10:00 on Friday, March 2. 4-H will hold a hippology contest and the state crop judging contest on Saturday, March 10.

Date:March 3 - 10, 2018
City:Valley City, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre

Phone: 701-231-8595
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/crop_judging/
Event:
Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Fire Hall, Portland (testing following training for initial certifications)

Date:March 6, 2018
City:Portland, ND
Contact:
Alyssa Scheve

Phone: (701)636-5665
Event:
Tile Drainage Research Forum

This one day forum will highlight the many research project that has been conducted by NDSU and others in the Red River Valley on subsurface drainage over the past 10 years. Through this forum we will share insights and knowledge gleaned from these projects as they apply to the unique soil and weather characteristics found in eastern ND and northwest MN.

This event will be held in the NDSU Memorial Union, Century Theater

Date:March 6, 2018
City:Fargo, NDSU Campus, ND
Contact:
Tom Scherer or Hans Kandel

Phone: 701.231.7239
Fax: 701.231.1008
E-mail: Thomas.Scherer@ndsu.edu
Event:
Private Pesticide Applicator Certification

Pre-registration required. Held at Grand Forks County Office Bldg, 151 S 4th St, 6th floor meeting room. Registration 8:30 a.m. Recertification training begins at 9:00 a.m. and concludes at 12:30 p.m. For those being certified for the first time or those who have let their license lapse, training will continue from 12:30 to approximately 3:00 p.m. to include testing.

Date:March 6, 2018
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Sam Haugen

Phone: 701-780-8229
Fax: 701-780-8309
E-mail: samuel.haugen@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/grandforkscountyextension
Event:
2018 Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Community Hall, Colfax
12:30 p.m. Registration
1:00 p.m. Training
Re-certification or Initial Certification

Date:March 6, 2018
City:Colfax, ND
Contact:
Chandra Langseth

Phone: 701.642.7793
Fax: 701.642.7774
E-mail: chandra.langseth@ndsu.edu
Event:
Private Pesticide Applicator Training - Powers Lake

Powers Lake Ambulance Hall
Registration 8:30
Program 9:00am.
Please pre-register by called 701-377-2927

Date:March 6, 2018
City:Powers Lake, ND
Contact:
Charlene Smart

Phone: 701-377-2927
E-mail: charlene.smart@ndsu.edu
Event:
Subsurface Drainage Research Forum

Subsurface Drainage Research Forum, NDSU Campus, Fargo Tuesday March 6, 2018

Subsurface or tile drainage is the topic of upcoming Agricultural Subsurface Drainage Research Forum at North Dakota State University Memorial Union Century Theatre in Fargo on Tuesday March 6, 2018.

The forum will focus on subsurface drainage practices in North Dakota and Minnesota. We hope to cover the fundamentals of tile drainage, economics, the relationship between weather events and drainage, salinity and drainage, soil health, changes in the soil due to tile, water quality and environmental implications of tile drainage, and crop management. This educational event is intended for farmers, tiling contractors, landowners, industry and agency staff, crop consultants, students, and land and water resource managers.

The event will start at 8 a.m. with registration and conclude at 4 p.m.
There will be a $20 registration fee and registration info can be found at http://bit.ly/2BE53hX

Date:March 6, 2018
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:Phone: 7012318135
E-mail: hans.kandel@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://bit.ly/2BE53hX
Event:
Western Crop and Pest Management School 2018

Annual two-day program featuring a variety of speakers on current weed, disease, and insect pest management topics in agronomic crops. For the first time, the event will be held at the Williston Area Recreation Center (ARC).

Date:March 6 - 7, 2018
City:Williston, ND
Contact:
Clair Keene

Phone: 7017744315
E-mail: clair.keene@ndsu.edu
Event:
Tile Drainage Design Workshop

This one day workshop will cover the basics of tile drainage design concepts. It will include 4 hands-on design session to emphasize the main points of proper design of a long lasting subsurface drainage system. The design sessions will require use of a calculator, a drainage slide rule, nomographs and online resources.

This event will be held in 380 Loftsgard Hall

Date:March 7, 2018
City:Fargo, NDSU Campus, ND
Contact:
Thomas Scherer

Phone: 701.231.7239
Fax: 701.231.1008
E-mail: Thomas.Scherer@ndsu.edu
Event:
Tile Drainage Design Workshop 2018

Tile design is the main emphasis of the training. Theoretical and practcal hands-on training will be provided. The event will start Wednesday morning March 7, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. and will continue through the afternoon till 5 p.m. Online Registration can be found at
http://bit.ly/2BE53hX
The event will be in the meeting room (380) at Loftsgard Hall, NDSU Plant Science Department Fargo.

Date:March 7, 2018
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Hans Kandel

Phone: 7012318135
E-mail: hans.kandel@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://bit.ly/2BE53hX
Event:
Annie's Project

Annie’s Project – Empowering Women in Agriculture is a six-week program that teaches women how to become better business partners in their farm or ranch operation.

Registration is required. Please call our office at 701-288-5180.

Six Sessions – February 21, 28, March 7, 14, 21, 28

5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Location to be determined

Brochure
https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/mcintoshcountyextension/annies-brochure

Date:March 7, 2018
City:Ashley/Wishek, ND
Contact:
Crystal Schaunaman, Extension Agent

Phone: 701-288-5180
E-mail: crystal.schaunaman@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/mcintoshcountyextension/annies-project
Event:
2018 Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Bagg Bonanza Farm, Mooreton
8:30 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. Training
Re-certification or Initial Certification

Date:March 8, 2018
City:Mooreton, ND
Contact:
Chandra Langseth

Phone: 701.642.7793
Fax: 701.642.7774
E-mail: chandra.langseth@ndsu.edu
Event:
Private General Pesticide Applicator Training

Initial and Recertification.

Pre-registration required. Please call or email.

Check-In – 3:30 p.m.
Class – 4:00 p.m.

McIntosh County Bank Basement

Date:March 8, 2018
City:Ashley, ND
Contact:
Crystal Schaunaman or Kristie Schnabel

Phone: 701-288-5180
E-mail: NDSU.McIntosh.Extension@ndsu.edu
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: Emmons County Courthouse, 100 4th St NW
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 8, 2018
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:
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: Research Extension Center, 9280 107 Ave NE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 8, 2018
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: LaMoure Co Extension, 202 4th Ave NE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 8, 2018
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:
Private Pesticide Applicator Certification

Pre-registration required. Held at Good Friends in Larimore. Registration 8:30 a.m. Recertification training begins at 9:00 a.m. and concludes at 12:30 p.m. For those being certified for the first time or those who have let their license lapse, training will continue from 12:30 to approximately 3:00 p.m. to include testing.

Date:March 8, 2018
City:Larimore, ND
Contact:
Sam Haugen

Phone: 701-780-8229
Fax: 701-780-8309
E-mail: samuel.haugen@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/grandforkscountyextension
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 Co Extension, 205 Main St E
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 8, 2018
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: Williams County Broadway Commons Building, 302 E Broadway
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 8, 2018
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:
State 4-H Crop Judging Contest

Contest will be held at the Valley City Eagles club on Saturday, March 10, 2018. There will also be a hippology contest, also at the Eagles Club.

Date:March 10, 2018
City:Valley City, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre

Phone: 701-231-8595
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/crop_judging/
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: Williams County Broadway Commons Building, 302 E Broadway
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:30am
Training: 9:00am-4:30pm
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:March 13, 2018
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: Emmons County Courthouse, 100 4th St NW
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:30am
Training: 9:00am-4:30pm
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:March 13, 2018
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:
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 State University, Klinefelter Hall, Room 220
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:00am-3:30pm
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:March 13, 2018
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: Research Extension Center, 5400 Hwy 83 S
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:30am
Training: 9:00am-4:30pm
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:March 13, 2018
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 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: Ramsey Co Courthouse Complex, Armory in Memorial Building
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:30am
Training: 9:00am-4:30pm
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:March 13, 2018
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 General Pesticide Training

A Private General Pesticide Training will be held at the Carrington Research Extension Center starting at 9:00 a.m. for those needing to re-certify and for initial certifications.

Date:March 13, 2018
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Joel Lemer

Phone: 701-652-2581
Fax: 701-652-2081
E-mail: joel.lemer@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/fostercountyextension/
Event:
Midwest Cover Crop Council Annual Meeting

Location: Hilton Garden Inn, 4351 17th Ave S, Fargo
Registration: https://www.ndsu.edu/soilhealth/?page_id=3505

Date:March 13 - 14, 2018
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Abbey Wick

Phone: 701-850-6458
E-mail: abbey.wick@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://ndsu.edu/soilhealth
Event:
2018 Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Mantador VFW, Mantador
12:30 p.m. Registration
1:00 p.m. Training
Re-certification or Initial Certification

Date:March 14, 2018
City:Mantador, ND
Contact:
Chandra Langseth

Phone: 701.642.7793
Fax: 701.642.7774
E-mail: chandra.langseth@ndsu.edu
Event:
Annie's Project

Annie’s Project – Empowering Women in Agriculture is a six-week program that teaches women how to become better business partners in their farm or ranch operation.

Registration is required. Please call our office at 701-288-5180.

Six Sessions – February 21, 28, March 7, 14, 21, 28

5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Location to be determined

Brochure
https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/mcintoshcountyextension/annies-brochure

Date:March 14, 2018
City:Ashley/Wishek, ND
Contact:
Crystal Schaunaman

Phone: 701-288-5180
E-mail: crystal.schaunaman@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/mcintoshcountyextension/annies-project
Event:
Private Pesticide Training

General Private Pesticide 9:30am to 1:00pm. Registration begins thirty minutes prior.

Date:March 14, 2018
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Paige Brummund

Phone: 701-857-6444
E-mail: paige.f.brummund@ndsu.edu
Event:
Private General Pesticide Training

A Private General Pesticide Training will be held at the New Rockford Golf Clubhouse at 1:00 p.m. for those needing to re-certify in the General category or for any initial certifications.

Date:March 14, 2018
City:New Rockford, ND
Contact:
Tim Becker or Joel Lemer

Phone: 701-947-2454
E-mail: tim.becker@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/eddycountyextension/
Event:
Private Pesticide Applicator Training - Columbus

Columbus Cafe
Registration 8:30
Program 9:00am.
Please pre-register by called 701-377-2927

Date:March 14, 2018
City:Columbus, ND
Contact:
Charlene Smart

Phone: 701-377-2927
E-mail: charlene.smart@ndsu.edu
Event:
2018 Private Pesticide Training

Private Pesticide recertification and testing available afterwards.
Registration starts at 9a.m., training starts at 9:30a.m.

This training will be at the KUMV Ag Expo that is held at the Raymond Family Center in Williston.

Date:March 14, 2018
City:Williston, ND
Contact:
Danielle Steinhoff

Phone: 701-577-4595
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: LaMoure Co Extension, 202 4th Ave NE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am-2:30pm
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:March 15, 2018
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: NDSU, Quentin Burdick Building, Room 422
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am-2:30pm
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:March 15, 2018
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 Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Research Extension Center, 663 Hwy 281 N
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am-2:30pm
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:March 15, 2018
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: Williston Research Extension Center, 14120 Hwy 2
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am-2:30pm
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:March 15, 2018
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:
2018 Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Community Room, Law Enforcement Center, Wahpeton
5:30 p.m. Registration
6:00 p.m. Training
Re-certification only – no testing

Date:March 15, 2018
City:Wahpeton, ND
Contact:
Chandra Langseth

Phone: 701.642.7793
Fax: 701.642.7774
E-mail: chandra.langseth@ndsu.edu
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Research Extension Center, West Hwy 12, RM 101
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:30am
Training: 9:00am-1:30pm
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:March 15, 2018
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:
Private Pesticide Applicator Recertification and Farm Safety Day

To be held in conjunction with Grand Forks and Traill County Farm Bureau Farm Safety Day at Drees Farming Association. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. with the program beginning at 9 a.m. and ending at 2 p.m. This training will not only include pesticide safety, but also various important farm safety topics. This is a recertification only, no testing will be offered. Preregistration is required by calling 780-8229. Limited to 50 applicators.

Date:March 16, 2018
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Sam Haugen

Phone: 701-780-8229
Fax: 701-780-8309
E-mail: samuel.haugen@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/grandforkscountyextension
Event:
Spring Fever Garden Forum

NDSU is offering a series of forums to help you care for your yard and garden. Live presentations from NDSU will be delivered to Extension offices across the state. Free samples of bulbs and seeds will be provided. Gardeners may participate online or home. All forums run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Registration is required. The sessions are free.

Topic for March 19 is Fruits and Vegetables: Black Currants – Once a Forbidden Fruit; Starting Seeds Indoors; and Controlling Weeds Without Chemicals.

Date:March 19, 2018
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Carrie Knutson

Phone: 701-780-8229
Fax: 701-780-8309
E-mail: carrie.knutson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/springfever/
Event:
Private Pesticide Training

General Private Pesticide Training 1:00pm to 4:30pm. Registration begins thirty minutes prior.

Date:March 19, 2018
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Paige Brummund

Phone: 701-857-6444
E-mail: paige.f.brummund@ndsu.edu
Event:
Spring Fever Garden Forums

NDSU Extension Service is offering a series of forums to gardeners across the state. A team of university experts will present information on timely topics in gardening and landscaping.

Specialists will give short presentations and then answer your questions. Topics include:
 Black Currants
 Display Gardens
 Healthy Plants
 High-Value Crops
 Horticulture Therapy
 New Elms
 New Pests in ND
 Organic Gardening
 Ornamental Grass
 Small Trees
 Starting Seeds
 Tough Trees

Presentations are made before a live audience in Fargo and delivered to NDSU Extension offices across the state. Gardeners may also participate online on their home computers.

All gardeners are welcome and everything is free. Pre-Register is Requested.

Please register at:
http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/springfever or
https://tinyurl.com/y7sexxt9

Date:March 19 - April 9, 2018
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Tom Kalb, Extension Horticulturist

Web site: http
Event:
Private Pesticide Applicator Training

6:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. – Traill County Courthouse Community Room, Hillsboro (testing is not available for this sessions)

Date:March 20, 2018
City:Hillsboro, ND
Contact:
Alyssa Scheve

Phone: (701)636-5665
Event:
Private Fumigation Training

Initial and Recertification.

Pre-registration required. Please call or email.

Check-In – 8:30 a.m.
Class – 9:00 a.m.

McIntosh County Courthouse

Date:March 20, 2018
City:Ashley, ND
Contact:
Crystal Schaunaman or Kristie Schnabel

Phone: 701-288-5180
E-mail: NDSU.McIntosh.Extension@ndsu.edu
Event:
Private General Pesticide Training

A Private General Pesticide Training will be held at the Grace City Schoolhouse Café at 9:00 a.m. for those needing to re-certify or any initial certifications.

Date:March 21, 2018
City:Grace City, ND
Contact:
Joel Lemer

Phone: 701-652-2581
Fax: 701-652-2081
E-mail: joel.lemer@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/fostercountyextension/
Event:
2018 Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Open to those that want to receive certification or re-certify.

Please pre-register by calling Griggs County Extension Office by March 14th.

Training to be held at Sheyenne Tooling Community Room

Date:March 21, 2018
City:Cooperstown, ND
Contact:
Megan Vig or Alyssa Rickford

Phone: 701-797-3312
E-mail: megan.vig@ndsu.edu; alyssa.rickford@ndsu.edu
Event:
Annie’s Project

Annie’s Project – Empowering Women in Agriculture is a six-week program that teaches women how to become better business partners in their farm or ranch operation.

Registration is required. Please call our office at 701-288-5180.

Six Sessions – February 21, 28, March 7, 14, 21, 28

5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Location to be determined

Brochure
https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/mcintoshcountyextension/annies-brochure

Date:March 21, 2018
City:Ashley/Wishek, ND
Contact:
Crystal Schaunaman, Extension Agent

Phone: 701-288-5180
E-mail: crystal.schaunaman@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/mcintoshcountyextension/annies-project
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: Ramsey Co Courthouse Complex, Armory in Memorial Building
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 22, 2018
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:
Spring Fever Garden Forum

NDSU is offering a series of forums to help you care for your yard and garden. Live presentations from NDSU will be delivered to Extension offices across the state. Free samples of bulbs and seeds will be provided. Gardeners may participate online or home. All forums run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Registration is required. The sessions are free.

Topic for March 26 is Gardens: What’s New in the Display Garden; Horticulture as Therapy; and Growing Ornamental Grasses.

Date:March 26, 2018
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Carrie Knutson

Phone: 701-780-8229
Fax: 701-780-8309
E-mail: carrie.knutson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/springfever/
Event:
Private Pesticide Applicator Recertification

Pre-registration required. Held at Grand Forks County Office Bldg, 151 S 4th St, 6th floor meeting room. Registration 5:30 p.m. Recertification training begins at 6:00 p.m. and concludes at 9:30 p.m. This meeting is for recertification only. There will be no testing.

Date:March 26, 2018
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Sam Haugen

Phone: 701-780-8229
Fax: 701-780-8309
E-mail: samuel.haugen@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/grandforkscountyextension
Event:
Private Pesticide Applicator Training - Bowbells

Bowbells Memorial Hall
Registration 8:30
Program 9:00am.
Please pre-register by called 701-377-2927

Date:March 27, 2018
City:Bowbells, ND
Contact:
Charlene Smart

Phone: 701-377-2927
E-mail: charlene.smart@ndsu.edu
Event:
Private Pesticide Recertification Training

Private pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification. No test will be offered after this training. A follow up date and time will need to be scheduled after the class.

Categories: General
Location: American Legion, Mott, ND

Pre-Registration is requested three days prior to the training date!
Register online at: http://tinyurl.com/Hettinger-Private

Registration: 5:15 pm Mountain Time
Training: 6:00 pm Mountain Time

Date:March 27, 2018
City:Mott, ND
Contact:
Duaine Marxen or Christina Hansen

Phone: 701-824-2095
Fax: 701-824-2096
E-mail: duaine.marxen@ndsu.edu or christina.m.hansen@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/hettingercountyextension/pesticide-certification
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: State Capitol Building, Haugland Room
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 27, 2018
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:
Private Pesticide Applicator Certification

Pre-registration required. Held at Grand Forks County Office Bldg, 151 S 4th St, 6th floor meeting room. Registration 8:30 a.m. Recertification training begins at 9:00 a.m. and concludes at 12:30 p.m. For those being certified for the first time or those who have let their license lapse, training will continue from 12:30 to approximately 3:00 p.m. to include testing.

Date:March 27, 2018
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Sam Haugen

Phone: 70-780-8229
Fax: 701-780-8309
E-mail: samuel.haugen@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/grandforkscountyextension
Event:
Brine Spill Meeting

Informal discussion about brine spill and pipeline monitoring. This is to be an open discussion between landowners, Extension and industry. Space is limited to 30 participants per site. 1pm-3pm at the NCREC, Minot

Date:March 27, 2018
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Paige Brummund

Phone: 701-857-6444
E-mail: paige.f.brummund@ndsu.edu
Event:
Annie’s Project

Annie’s Project – Empowering Women in Agriculture is a six-week program that teaches women how to become better business partners in their farm or ranch operation.

Registration is required. Please call our office at 701-288-5180.

Six Sessions – February 21, 28, March 7, 14, 21, 28

5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Location to be determined

Brochure
https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/mcintoshcountyextension/annies-brochure

Date:March 28, 2018
City:Ashley/Wishek, ND
Contact:
Crystal Schaunaman, Extension Agent

Phone: 701-288-5180
E-mail: crystal.schaunaman@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/mcintoshcountyextension/annies-project
Event:
Mental Health IVN

3rd Annual Behavioral Health featuring presentations from Prairie St. Johns.
9:00 am – Noon

Date:March 29, 2018
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Kim Bushaw

Phone: 701-231-7450
E-mail: kim.bushaw@ndsu.edu
Event:
3rd Annual Behavioral Health IVN

9:00am – 12:00 noon.

Date:March 29, 2018
City:Statewide, ND
Contact:
Kim Bushaw

Phone: 701-231-7450
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: Harwood Community Center, 210 Freedland Dr
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 29, 2018
City:Harwood, 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:
Behavioral Health IVN for Your Family and Community
Date:March 29, 2018
City:Napoleon, ND
Contact:
Carmen Rath-Wald

Phone: 701-754-2504
E-mail: carmen.rath.wald@ndsu.edu
Event:
2018 Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Open to those that want to receive certification or re-certify.

Please pre-register by calling Griggs County Extension Office by March 14th.

Training to be held at Sheyenne Tooling Community Room

Date:March 29, 2018
City:Cooperstown, ND
Contact:
Megan Vig or Alyssa Rickford

Phone: 701-797-3312
E-mail: megan.vig@ndsu.edu; alyssa.rickford@ndsu.edu
Event:
Private Pesticide Training

General Private Pesticide Training 9:30am to 1:00pm. Registration begins thirty minutes prior.

Date:March 30, 2018
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Paige Brummund

Phone: 701-857-6444
E-mail: paige.f.bummund@ndsu.edu