Land application trainings coming at end of month
By Robert Tigner
SW 4 Agricultural
Learn basic manure management techniques and tips to keep the environment safe and you in compliance with your NPDES permit.
Who should be there?
Recently permitted operations that have not completed the initial Land Application Training should attend the all day program. Participants attending all day (approx. six hrs.) will receive NDEQ Land Application Training certification.
Additional educational training is required every five years for permitted operations.
If you are unsure of your certification status, contact Leslie Johnson (UNL, 402-584-3818) or Ken Lamb (NDEQ, 402-471-4233).
Farm representative attendance for the first two hours will fulfill NDEQ Land Application recertification required every five years for permitted operations.
Farm staff and advisors implementing farm’s permit or nutrient plan are welcome and encouraged to attend. Consider making this workshop part of your staff’s training.
What does it cost?
All Day: $50 per operation plus $10 per additional operation participant(s). Recertification: $10 per participant. Fees will be due upon arrival at the location. Do not send fees with your registration.
Dates and locations for the trainings are:
Jan. 23 in Scottsbluff.
Jan. 30 in Holdrege.
Pre-registration is necessary and can be completed online at http://go.unl.edu/lat.