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Event:
Farm/Ranch Succession Planning Workshop

Pre-registration is required for this workshop held January 8, 10 and 17, 2019, in Dickinson, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. MT

Date:January 8 - 17, 2019
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Kurt Froelich

Phone: 701/456-7665
Fax: 701/456-7670
E-mail: kurt.froelich@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/starkcountyextension/
Event:
Ward County Ag Improvement Association Annual Meeting

Market Update
-Jim Peterson, N.D. Wheat Commission’s Policy and Marketing Director
Weed Control Issues Update
-Brian Jenks, NDSU Weed Scientist
Climate, Weather, and Your Farm
-Adnan Akyuz, N.D. State Climatologist
Ward County Ag Improvement Assoc. Annual Business Meeting
Ward County Commodity Elections

RSVP by January 14, 2019
https://tinyurl.com/yaoy6kkg

Date:January 17, 2019
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Paige Brummund

Phone: 701-857-6444
E-mail: ndsu.ward.extension@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://tinyurl.com/yaoy6kkg
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: Jamestown Civic Center, 212 3rd Ave SW
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

In conjunction with the Jamestown Ag Show

Date:January 17, 2019
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:
Ward County Ag Improvement Association Annual Meeting
Date:January 17, 2019
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Paige Brummund

Phone: 701-857-6444
E-mail: paige.f.brummund@ndsu.edu
Event:
Winter Ag Expo

Jamestown Civic Center

Date:January 17 - 18, 2019
City:Jamestown, ND
Contact:
Alicia Harstad

Phone: 701-252-9030
E-mail: alicia.harstad@ndsu.edu
Event:
Medora Beef Day

Buffalo Gap Guest Ranch
Medora ND
5 p.m. MT
Evening event includes a meal ~ please call to pre-register
See webpage for details

Date:January 23, 2019
City:Medora, ND
Contact:
Kurt Froelich

Phone: 701/456-7665
Fax: 701/456-7670
E-mail: kurt.froelich@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/starkcountyextension/
Event:
Getting it Right Soybean Production Meetings 2019

Soybean producers interested in intensive soybean management should plan to attend one of three ‘Getting it Right in Soybean Production’ meetings scheduled for Park River, Lisbon and Hope, ND. The Getting it Right in Soybean Production programs and lunches are sponsored by the North Dakota Soybean Council, which oversees promotion, research and marketing programs funded by soybean checkoff dollars. The programs are free and open to the public. Preregistration is not necessary.
At the meetings, North Dakota State University Extension Service faculty and staff will discuss past soybean research conducted in North Dakota and the outlook and production issues for 2019.
The meeting dates and locations are:

  • Tuesday, Jan. 29, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Park River City Auditorium, 504 Briggs Ave. S.; for more information, contact Bradley Brummond, NDSU Extension agent in Walsh County, at 701-284-6248 or bradley.brummond@ndsu.edu
  • Wednesday, Jan. 30, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Ransom County Fairgrounds Expo Center/West Wing, 612 7th Ave. W., Lisbon; for more information, contact Brian Zimprich, NDSU Extension agent in Ransom County, at 701-683-6128 or brian.zimprich@ndsu.edu
  • Thursday, Jan. 31, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Hope American Legion, Steele Ave.; for more information, contact Angie Johnson, NDSU Extension agent in Steele County, at 701-524-2253 or angela.b.johnson@ndsu.edu

Speakers include the participating Extension agents; Dave Franzen, NDSU Extension soil specialist; Greg Endres, NDSU Extension cropping systems specialist; and Hans Kandel, NDSU Extension agronomist.

Date:January 29, 2019
City:Park River, ND
Contact:
Bradly Brummond

Phone: 701-284-6248
Fax: 701-284-7383
E-mail: bradley.brummond@ndsu.edu
Event:
Northwest Farm Managers Meeting

Location: Fargo Holiday Inn
Registration: 8 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m.
Fee: $75

Featuring:

“Knowledge Creation at the Speed of Farming”
Dan Frieberg, President, Premier Crop Systems, LLC, Des Moines, IA

“Trade Wars and ND Soybeans”
Dr. William Wilson, Distinguished Professor, NDSU

“Marketing Grain with Trumponomics”
Bill Biedermann, Allendale, Inc., McHenry, IL

“Insights from Behavioral Economics on Farmer Decision Making”
Ray Massey, Professor, Agriculture & Applied Economics, University of Missouri

“Unmanned Aircraft Systems for Production Agriculture”
John Nowatzki, Agriculture Machine Systems Specialist, NDSU

“Using Benchmarking to Improve Your Farm”
Betsy Jensen, Farm Business Management, Northland Community & Technical College

Date:January 30, 2019
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Paulann Haakenson

Phone: 701-231-7393
E-mail: paulann.haakenson@ndsu.edu
Event:
Growing Corn for Silage

RSVP by January 28, 2019
https://tinyurl.com/yaj3gcne or call John Dhuyvetter at 701-857-7682 or Paige Brummund at 701-857-6444.

The meeting will consist of multiple topics including How to Grow a High Yielding Corn Crop, presented by Dr. Joel Ransom – NDSU Extension Agronomist. It will also go over Harvesting and Storage of Silage, presented by Dr. Karl Hoppe, NDSU Extension Livestock Specialist. Feeding Silage to Livestock will be presented by John Dhuyvetter, NDSU Extension Livestock Specialist and Paige Brummund, NDSU Ward County Extension Agent. The Economics of Silage will be presented by Lynsey Aberle, NDSU Farm Business Management Instructor.

Date:January 30, 2019
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Paige Brummund

Phone: 701-857-6444
E-mail: ndsu.ward.extension@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://tinyurl.com/yaj3gcne
Event:
Getting it Right Soybean Production Meetings 2019

Soybean producers interested in intensive soybean management should plan to attend one of three ‘Getting it Right in Soybean Production’ meetings scheduled for Park River, Lisbon and Hope, ND. The Getting it Right in Soybean Production programs and lunches are sponsored by the North Dakota Soybean Council, which oversees promotion, research and marketing programs funded by soybean checkoff dollars. The programs are free and open to the public. Preregistration is not necessary.
At the meetings, North Dakota State University Extension Service faculty and staff will discuss past soybean research conducted in North Dakota and the outlook and production issues for 2019.
The meeting dates and locations are:

  • Tuesday, Jan. 29, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Park River City Auditorium, 504 Briggs Ave. S.; for more information, contact Bradley Brummond, NDSU Extension agent in Walsh County, at 701-284-6248 or bradley.brummond@ndsu.edu
  • Wednesday, Jan. 30, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Ransom County Fairgrounds Expo Center/West Wing, 612 7th Ave. W., Lisbon; for more information, contact Brian Zimprich, NDSU Extension agent in Ransom County, at 701-683-6128 or brian.zimprich@ndsu.edu
  • Thursday, Jan. 31, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Hope American Legion, Steele Ave.; for more information, contact Angie Johnson, NDSU Extension agent in Steele County, at 701-524-2253 or angela.b.johnson@ndsu.edu

Speakers include the participating Extension agents; Dave Franzen, NDSU Extension soil specialist; Greg Endres, NDSU Extension cropping systems specialist; and Hans Kandel, NDSU Extension agronomist.

Date:January 30, 2019
City:Lisbon, ND
Contact:
Brian Zimprich

Phone: 701-683-6128
E-mail: brian.zimprich@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: Horace Community Center, 214 Thue Court
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
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:January 30, 2019
City:Horace, 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:
KMOT Ag Expo
Date:January 30 - February 1, 2019
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
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: Ramada/Grand Dakota Hotel, 532 15th St SW
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:January 31, 2019
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:
Getting it Right Soybean Production Meetings 2019

Soybean producers interested in intensive soybean management should plan to attend one of three ‘Getting it Right in Soybean Production’ meetings scheduled for Park River, Lisbon and Hope, ND. The Getting it Right in Soybean Production programs and lunches are sponsored by the North Dakota Soybean Council, which oversees promotion, research and marketing programs funded by soybean checkoff dollars. The programs are free and open to the public. Preregistration is not necessary.
At the meetings, North Dakota State University Extension Service faculty and staff will discuss past soybean research conducted in North Dakota and the outlook and production issues for 2019.

  • Tuesday, Jan. 29, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Park River City Auditorium, 504 Briggs Ave. S.; for more information, contact Bradley Brummond, NDSU Extension agent in Walsh County, at 701-284-6248 or bradley.brummond@ndsu.edu
  • Wednesday, Jan. 30, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Ransom County Fairgrounds Expo Center/West Wing, 612 7th Ave. W., Lisbon; for more information, contact Brian Zimprich, NDSU Extension agent in Ransom County, at 701-683-6128 or brian.zimprich@ndsu.edu
  • Thursday, Jan. 31, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Hope American Legion, Steele Ave.; for more information, contact Angie Johnson, NDSU Extension agent in Steele County, at 701-524-2253 or angela.b.johnson@ndsu.edu

Speakers include the participating Extension agents; Dave Franzen, NDSU Extension soil specialist; Greg Endres, NDSU Extension cropping systems specialist; and Hans Kandel, NDSU Extension agronomist.

Date:January 31, 2019
City:Hope, ND
Contact:
Angie Johnson

Phone: 701-524-2253
E-mail: angela.b.johnson@ndsu.edu
Event:
Taylor Farm Institute

Mark your calendar for the 70th annual Taylor Farm Institute
1 p.m. MT
Immanuel Church, Taylor

Date:February 1, 2019
City:Taylor, ND
Contact:
Kurt Froelich

Phone: 701/456-7665
Fax: 701/456-7670
E-mail: kurt.froelich@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/starkcountyextension/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertificiation 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
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:30pm

Date:February 7, 2019
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:
Burleigh County Hippology Contest

FEBRUARY 9, 2019
Burleigh County Extension Ofce • 3715 East Bismarck Expressway • Bismarck, ND 58501

Hippology Contest 9:00 a.m. CST • 4-H Dress Required

Hippology Categories:
8-13 Juniors – Team Contest
8-13 Intermediate – Independent Contest
14-18 Seniors – Independent Contest

Pre-Register by February 1, 2019 to Lorie Erickson
701-850-5503 • lorie.erickson@hotmail.com

$7.00 Per Person (Lunch Included) • Awards for Top 10 in Each Category

Date:February 9, 2019
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Lorie Erickson

Phone: 701-850-5503
E-mail: lorie.erickson@hotmail.com
Event:
2019 Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Registration at 9:30 am
Training will run from 10 am-3 pm

Event will be held at the Bismarck Event Center Room 101 (Prairie Rose Room), in conjunction with the KFYR Agri-International Show.

Please register by calling 701-221-6865

Date:February 12, 2019
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Elizabeth Burdolski

Phone: 701-221-6865
E-mail: elizabeth.burdolski@ndsu.edu
Event:
Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop
Date:February 12 - 13, 2019
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Greg Endres

Event:
Tri-County Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Pre-registration is required for this training: 701/456-7665

Date:February 13, 2019
City:New England, ND
Contact:
Kurt Froelich

Phone: 701/456-7665
Fax: 701/456-7670
E-mail: kurt.froelich@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/starkcountyextension/
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: Griggs County Extension, 805 Odegard Ave SW
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 14, 2019
City:Cooperstown, 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: Burke County Extension, 103 Main St
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 14, 2019
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: Richland County Extension, 418 2nd Ave N
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 14, 2019
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: LaMoure County Extension, 202 4th Ave NE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 14, 2019
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: Carrington REC
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 14, 2019
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
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 14, 2019
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:
Onsite Wastewater Education (Basics of Septic Systems)

This is a training opportunity for county agents to learn about septic systems and local regulations
that pertain. This is a cooperative training opportunity between ND health units and NDSU Extension. If there is inclement weather on February 19th, the training will be held on on February 20th at the
Carrington REC. Registration fee for county agents is $20 which includes the noon meal and breaks.

Date:February 19, 2019
City:Carrington REC, ND
Contact:
Linda Schuster or Tom Scherer

Phone: 701-652-2951
E-mail: LInda.Schuster@ndsu.edu or Thomas.Scherer@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: Grand Forks Public Safety Center, 1220 S 52nd St
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 21, 2019
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:
Drought Planning Workshop

North Dakota State University Extension is collaborating with the Drought Mitigation Center to host a drought planning workshop, February 21, 2019 at the North Central Research Extension Center in Minot, ND.The objective of this workshop is to provide participants with the tools and skills needed to develop a drought plan for their individual ranch. During this one day workshop participants will learn about the impacts of drought, tools available for drought planning, how to develop a plan and how to implement a plan. The workshop will feature producers, Jim Faulstich and Lynn Myers, who will share about the drought plans for their ranches.

Date:February 21, 2019
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Miranda Meehan

Phone: 701-231-7683
E-mail: miranda.meehan@ndsu.edu
Event:
2019 Private Pesticide Applicator Training

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

Date:February 21, 2019
City:Mantador, ND
Contact:
Chandra Langseth

Phone: 701.642.7793
Fax: 701.642.7774
E-mail: chandra.langseth@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/richlandcountyextension/
Event:
Oliver County Private Pesticide Program

Pre-registration is appreciated; contact us by phone, email, or mail.
(P.O. Box 166, Center, ND 58530)

Registration: 12:30PM
Program: 1:00PM-4:00PM
Contact us by phone or email with any questions.

Date:February 22 - 23, 2019
City:Center, ND
Contact:
Rick Schmidt or Becca Oase

Phone: 701-794-8748
E-mail: rick.schmidt@ndsu.edu or rebecca.oase@ndsu.edu
Event:
Agriculture Livestock Forum with Temple Grandin

You won’t want to miss this new educational event held at the Ramada Grand Dakota Lodge in Dickinson.

Presenters are Tim Petry, Extension Livestock Marketing
Economist, “Cattle Market Update,” and

Dr. Temple Grandin, professor of Animal Science at Colorado State University, “Improving Stockmanship.” Registration fee is $15/person which includes evening meal. $10 for students. Preregister online at dickinsonchamber.org or at the
Extension office 456-7665. Due to a meal count, preregistration is
required by February 15.

Check the webpage events for more information

Date:February 25, 2019
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Kurt Froelich

Phone: 701/456-7665
Fax: 701/456-7670
E-mail: kurt.froelich@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/starkcountyextension/
Event:
ND Reclamation Workshop
Date:February 25 - 26, 2019
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Miranda Meehan

Phone: 7012317683
E-mail: miranda.meehan@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://ndreclamation.com/
Event:
Dunn County 2019 Pesticide Private Applicator Training

Registration starts at 1230 pm MT
Training begins at 1 pm MT
Fumigation offered

Pre-registration required

American Legion Post 46, Killdeer, ND
42 Central Ave S

Date:February 26, 2019
City:Killdeer, ND
Contact:
Greg Benz

Phone: 1.701.573.5593
E-mail: gregory.benz@ndsu.edu
Event:
Tile Drainage Design Workshop 2019

Tile design is the main emphasis of the training. Theoretical and practical hands-on training will be provided. The event will start Tuesday morning February 26, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. and will continue through the afternoon till 4:45 p.m.
Registration: $50 (materials and lunch included). Pre-registration required, (limited to 50 registrants, no walk-in registration on day of event)

Online Registration can be found at
http://bit.ly/xxx
The event will take place in the meeting room in the Ramsey County courthouse, 524 4th Ave NE, Devils Lake, ND 58301-2490

The workshop will focus on the planning and design of agricultural tile drainage systems, including water management structures and lift stations to meet profitability and environmental objectives. The course content is taught in modules with emphasis on hands-on learning and ample time for discussions.
Other workshop topics are:
• Drainage, soils, and agronomic considerations
• Drainage design fundamentals
• Online drainage tools
• Team drainage project
• Managed drainage and subirrigation design

Date:February 26, 2019
City:Devils Lake, ND
Contact:
Hans Kandel

Phone: 7012318135
E-mail: hans.kandel@ndsu.edu
Event:
Low Stress Cattle Handling Workshop and BQA Certification
Date:February 26, 2019
City:Stanley, ND
Contact:
Paige Brummund

Phone: 7018576444
E-mail: paige.f.brummund@ndsu.edu
Event:
Eastern 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 26 - 27, 2019
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 and Ranching for the Bottom Line

The ‘Farming & Ranching for the Bottom Line’ conference will be at the Bismarck State College (BSC) National Energy Center of Excellence on February 26-27, 2019.

Keynoting day one will be Dr. Temple Grandin, world renowned animal behavior and handling expert. Day two will feature keynote speakers Mark Schatzker, author of “Steak: One Man’s Search for the World’s Tastiest Piece of Beef” and “The Dorito Effect: The Surprising New Truth about Food and Flavor”; and international grazing expert Greg Judy of Rucker, Missouri.

The North Dakota Stockmen’s Association will host a free evening reception on February 26 for attendees and presenters.

The program is organized by the Area 4 SCD Research Farm, NDSU, BSC, USDA, Morton and Burleigh County Soil Conservation Districts, and the Menoken Farm.

There is no cost to attend this event. Please register at 701.250.4518 ext. 3. A block of rooms have been set aside at the Hampton Inn in NW Bismarck. Call 701.751.5656 to make a reservation.

Date:February 26 - 27, 2019
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Beth Burdolski

Phone: 701-221-6865
E-mail: elizabeth.burdolski@ndsu.edu
Event:
Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Pre-registration is required for this training: 701/456-7665

Date:February 27, 2019
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Kurt Froelich

Phone: 701/456-7665
Fax: 701/456-7670
E-mail: kurt.froelich@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/starkcountyextension/
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, 1201 N. West Ave, Sioux Falls
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Tristate Aerial Applicators Convention

Date:February 27, 2019
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:
Dickey County Private Applicator Training

Re-certification and Initial Training
12:30pm registration
1:00 pm training (testing following the training for Initial)

$30 Fee
Grace Lutheran Church

Date:February 28, 2019
City:Oakes, ND
Contact:
Breana Kiser

Phone: 7013493249
E-mail: breana.s.kiser.3@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: Concordia, Jones Conf. Ctr., 901 8th St S
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
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 1, 2019
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:
Western Crop and 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:March 4 - 5, 2019
City:Minot, 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 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 5, 2019
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: LaMoure County Extension, 202 4th Ave NE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 5, 2019
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: Renville County Extension, 205 Main St E
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 5, 2019
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: Wells County Extension, 600 Railway St N
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 5, 2019
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:
2019 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 5, 2019
City:Mooreton, ND
Contact:
Chandra Langseth

Phone: 701.642.7793
Fax: 701.642.7774
E-mail: chandra.langseth@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/richlandcountyextension/
Event:
2019 Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Registration begins at 8:30 PM
Training will run from 9-12 PM.

Burleigh County 4-H Building
3715 E Bismarck Expressway
Bismarck, ND 58501

To register, please call 701-221-6865

Date:March 5, 2019
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Elizabeth Burdolski

Phone: 701-221-6865
E-mail: elizabeth.burdolski@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: Langdon Research Extension Center, 9280 107 Ave NE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 5, 2019
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:
North Dakota Winter Show

The NDWS will run from Tuesday,March 5 through Saturday, March 9. The state crop show takes place at the NDWS. Entries are due at the Winter Show building by 10:00 on Friday, March 1. 4-H will hold a hippology contest and the state crop judging contest on Saturday, March 9.

Date:March 5 - 10, 2019
City:Valley City, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre

Phone: 701-231-8595
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu LeighAnn.Skurupey@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/crop_judging/
Event:
Dunn County 2019 Pesticide Private Applicator Training

Registration starts at 1230 pm MT
Training begins at 1 pm MT
Fumigation offered
Pre-registration required

Halliday City Hall

Date:March 6, 2019
City:Halliday, ND
Contact:
Greg Benz

Phone: 1.701.573.5593
E-mail: gregory.benz@ndsu.edu
Event:
Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Pre-registration is required for this training: 701/456-7665

Date:March 7, 2019
City:Richardton, ND
Contact:
Kurt Froelich

Phone: 701/456-7665
Fax: 701/456-7670
E-mail: kurt.froelich@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/starkcountyextension/
Event:
Dickey County Private Applicator Training

Re-certification and Initial Training
12:30pm registration
1:00 pm training (testing following the training for Initial)

$30 Fee
Fireside Family Resturant

Date:March 7, 2019
City:Ellendale, ND
Contact:
Breana Kiser

Phone: 7013493249
E-mail: breana.s.kiser.3@ndsu.edu
Event:
2019 Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Bagg Bonanza Farm, Mooreton
5:30 p.m. Registration
6:00 p.m. Training
Re-certification only

Date:March 7, 2019
City:Mooreton, ND
Contact:
Chandra Langseth

Phone: 701.642.7793
Fax: 701.642.7774
E-mail: chandra.langseth@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/richlandcountyextension/
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 County Courthouse Complex, Armory in Memorial Building
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 7, 2019
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:
State 4-H Crop Judging Contest

Contest will be held at the Valley City Eagles club on Saturday, March 9, 2018. There will also be a hippology contest, also at the Eagles Club.

Date:March 9, 2019
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:
37th Annual Bread Fair

To kick off the annual Wheat Show, area 5th graders participate in bread making event. Youth will learn about the nutritional value of bread and the ingredients that are grown in our region, as well as actually prepare their own loaf of honey whole wheat bread.

Date:March 11, 2019
City:Williston, ND
Contact:
Katalin Quale

Phone: 7015774595
Fax: 701-577-4597
E-mail: katalin.quale@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/williamscountyextension
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan

Who should attend?
Families interested in shaping the future ownership of the family farm or ranch whether that is transferring a viable business to the next generation or determining how to divide farm/ranch assets.

Design Your Succession Plan is a multi-session workshop developed to help families:
Get started on their plan
Open lines of communication
Work with professionals

Registration is required.
Fees for this workshop are structured to encourage multiple family member participation. The registration fee is $150 ($125 early bird) for the first family member and includes a binder and workbook. Additional family members from the same operation may attend for $50 each and receive a workbook—additional binders may be purchased separately. There is an additional $10 fee for registrations paid the day of the event. A complete listing of sites can be found at www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession.

Date:March 11 - 14, 2019
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Ellen Bjelland or Paige Brummund

Phone: 701-857-6444
E-mail: ndsu.ward.extension@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession
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
Fargo, 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:March 12, 2019
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: LaMoure County Extension
202 4th Ave NE
LaMoure, 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:March 12, 2019
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: Broadway Commons Building
302 E Broadway
Williston, 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:March 12, 2019
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: Carrington Research Extension Center
663 Highway 281 N
Carrington, 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:March 12, 2019
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: Hettinger Research Extension Center
102 Highway 2 W
Hettinger, ND
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:30 am
Training: 9:00 am – 1:30 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:March 12, 2019
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:
66th Annual National Hard Spring Wheat Show

The National Hard Spring Wheat Show is an elite educational event featuring important bottom-line issues and knowledgeable speakers. This is a great opportunity to learn more about wheat (spring, winter, durum, and other small grains.) This show draws interest from not only farmers, but from all sides of the agriculture business and provides a convenient place for all branches of the industry to connect.

Date:March 12 - 13, 2019
City:Williston, ND
Contact:
Katalin Quale

Phone: 701-577-4595
Fax: 701-577-4597
E-mail: katalin.quale@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/williamscountyextension
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 Career Academy/Bismarck Public Schools, 1221 College Dr./ BSC Campus
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 13, 2019
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 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 County Extension, 524 4th Ave NE #5
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 14, 2019
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:
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 14, 2019
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: North Central Research Extension Center, 5400 Highway 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 14, 2019
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:
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 14, 2019
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:
McKenzie County 2019 Pesticide Private Applicator Training

Registration starts at 1230 pm CT
Training begins at 1 pm CT
Fumigation offered
Pre-registration required

McKenzie County Courthouse, Watford City

Date:March 14, 2019
City:Watford City, ND
Contact:
Greg Benz

Phone: 1.701.573.5593
E-mail: gregory.benz@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: Burleigh Co Extension, 3715 E Bismarck Expressway
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 14, 2019
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:
McKenzie County 2019 Pesticide Private Applicator Training

Registration starts at 1230 pm CT
Training begins at 1 pm CT
Fumigation offered
Pre-registration required

McKenzie County Courthouse, Watford City

Date:March 21, 2019
City:Watford City, ND
Contact:
Greg Benz

Phone: 1.701.573.5593
E-mail: gregory.benz@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: Williston Research Extension Center, 14120 Highway 2
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 27, 2019
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:
Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Pre-registration is required for this training: 701/456-7665

Date:March 28, 2019
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Kurt Froelich

Phone: 701/456-7665
Fax: 701/456-7670
E-mail: kurt.froelich@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/starkcountyextension/
Event:
Dickey County Private Applicator Training

Re-certification and Initial Training
12:30pm registration
1:00 pm training (testing following the training for Initial)

$30 Fee
Grace Lutheran Church

Date:March 28, 2019
City:Oakes, ND
Contact:
Breana Kiser

Phone: 7013493249
E-mail: breana.s.kiser.3@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: Concordia, Barry Auditorium, 901 8th St S
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 28, 2019
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:
Commercial Public Health Recertification Training

This training is for commercial pesticide applicators who work in mosquito control.
Categories: Public Health
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: NCR Mosquito Control Annual Mtg, Twin Cities Metro Area
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:00am-5:00pm
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:April 11, 2019
City:Minneapolis, 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:
Commercial Public Health Recertification Training

This training is for commercial pesticide applicators who work in mosquito control.
Categories: Public Health
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Bismarck, Burleigh County Extension, 3715 E Bismarck Expressway
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:00am
Training: 9:30am-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:May 23, 2019
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 pesticide applicators who work in mosquito control.
Categories: Public Health
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Grand Forks, County Extension, 151 S 4th St, Suite 302
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:00am
Training: 9:30am-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:May 23, 2019
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 pesticide applicators who work in mosquito control.
Categories: Public Health
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Fargo, NDSU Campus, Quentin Burdick Building Room 422
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:00am
Training: 9:30am-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:May 23, 2019
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-31-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
North Dakota State Fair
Date:July 19 - 27, 2019
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre for 4-H events

Phone: 701-231-8595
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.center.ndstatefair.com/
Event:
State 4-H/FFA Land Judging Contest

The state 4-H land judging contest is held in conjunction with FFA. This is a tentative date, but is typically held the first Thursday in August. Site varies each year and is not determined yet. The County listed below is the county which hosted the event in 2018. Dr. Franzen prepares practice sites – available for the day prior and morning of the contest.

Date:August 1, 2019
City:ToBeDetermined, 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/land_judging/
Event:
Youth field day at the Absaraka Horticulture Research Farm

The field day will provide demonstrations and hands-on activities focused on horticultural plant identification and the basics of plant growth and pollinators. Potential activities may include tree identification, tree pruning and planting demonstrations, a drone demonstration, tours of the high tunnel, hydroponic salad table demonstration, plant propagation exercises, pollinator lessons and observations, tour of NDSU fruit research, weed identification, and organic production.

Date:August 7, 2019
City:Absaraka, ND
Contact:
Esther McGinnis, Dean Aakre

Phone: 701-231-7406 or 231-8595
Fax: 701-231-8474 or 231-8568
E-mail: esther.mcginnis@ndsu.edu or dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Event:
State Range Judging Contest

The state range judging contest is held in conjunction with FFA. The location will be determined later. This is a tentative date. Dr. Sedivec has practice sites available for a couple of days prior to the contest.

Date:September 19, 2019
City:ToBeDetermined, ND
Contact:
Kevin Sedivec or Dean Aakre

Phone: 701-231-7647or231-8595
E-mail: kevin.sedivec@ndsu.edu or dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/range_judging/
Event:
Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop
Date:February 11 - 12, 2020
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Greg Endres