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2020 West Central Ag Programs

Dicamba Training

Required yearly for RUP dicamba products. Options include online at: https://pested.unl.edu/dicamba or at Industry or Extension face to face meetings: https://nda.nebraska.gov/pesticide/dicamba.html

Jan. 27: 5 pm, Seward, 4-H Center on Fairgrounds
Jan. 28: 12 p.m., Holdrege, Phelps Co. Ag Center
Jan. 29: 6 pm, Nelson, Auditorium
Jan. 29: 12 pm, Hastings, Extension Office
Jan. 30: 10 am, Central City, Fairgrounds
Jan. 30: 12 pm, Bladen, Fairgrounds
Jan. 30: 12 p.m., Alma, Johnson Center
Feb. 4: 12 p.m., Minden, Fairgrounds
Feb. 4: 6 pm, Clay Center, Fairgrounds
Feb. 11: 12 p.m., Franklin, Fairgrounds
Feb. 13: 10 am, Aurora, Fairgrounds
Feb. 17: 12:30 pm, York, 4-H Building on Fairgrounds
Feb. 18: 6 pm, Hebron, Activity Center
Feb. 20: 6 pm, Nelson, Auditorium
Feb 24: 10 am, Aurora, Fairgrounds
Mar 05: 10 am, Central City, Fairgrounds
Mar 31: 5 pm, Hastings, Adams Co Extension Office

January

Jan. 27: Pesticide Training, 9:30 a.m. & 2 p.m., 4-H Center Fairgrounds, Seward
Jan. 27: Dicamba Training, 5 p.m., 4-H Center Fairgrounds, Seward
Jan. 27-28: Nebraska Brewer’s Conference, Younes, Kearney, www.growbrewnebraska.com
Jan. 28: Cow-Calf College, 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. (Reg. 9:30), US Meat Animal Research Center near Clay Center, RSVP: (402) 759-3712
Jan. 28: Ag Day, 9 a.m., Fairgrounds, Central City
Jan. 28: York-Hamilton Cattlemen’s Banquet, 6:30 p.m. Social, 7 p.m. Dinner, Holthus Convention Center, York
Jan. 28-29: No-Till on the Plains Conference, Wichita, KS
Jan. 28, 30, Feb. 4, 6: Know Your Options, Know Your Numbers, 1 p.m. Extension Office Fullerton
Jan. 29: Nebraska Extension Weed Science School, 8:45 a.m., ENREC near Mead
Jan. 29: Pesticide Training, 9 a.m., Extension Office, Hastings
Jan. 29: Pesticide Training, 10 a.m. & 2 p.m., Auditorium, Nelson
Jan. 29: Dicamba Training, 12 p.m., Extension Office, Hastings
Jan. 29: Nutrient Mgmt and Precision Ag Clinic, 1 p.m., Ag Park, Columbus
Jan. 29: Pesticide Training, 1 p.m., Sokol Hall, Wilber
Jan. 29: Dicamba Training, 6 p.m., Auditorium, Nelson
Jan. 30: Sorghum Symposium, NCTA Curtis
Jan. 30: Starting an Organic Grain Farming Operation: What you Need to Know, ENREC near Mead
Jan. 30: Land Application Training (Initial at 9 a.m., Recertification at 1 p.m.), Library, Geneva
Jan. 30: Dicamba Training, 10 a.m., Fairgrounds, Central City
Jan. 30: Dicamba Training, Noon, Fairgrounds, Bladen

 

February

Feb. 3: York County Corn Grower’s Tour
Feb. 3: Annie’s Inspired Workshop for Women: Farm/Ranch Budgets/Financials, Library, David City
Feb. 4: Ag Day (Qualifies for UBBNRD Nitrogen Mgmt), 9 a.m., Fairgrounds, Aurora
Feb 4: Pesticide Training, 9 am & 1 pm, Clay Center, Fairgrounds
Feb 4: Dicamba Training, 6 pm, Clay Center, Fairgrounds
Feb. 5: Grain Marketing Workshop, 10 a.m., Fairgrounds, Clay Center
Feb. 5-6: Soils School, Quality Inn, Grand Island
Feb 6: Pesticide Training, 9 am & 1:30 pm, Geneva, Fairgrounds
Feb. 7: Wilber Crop Clinic, Wilber
Feb 10: Pesticide Training, 1 pm, Fairbury, 4-H building on Fairgrounds
Feb 11: Pesticide Training, 9 am, Fairbury, 4-H building on Fairgrounds
Feb. 11: Butler Co. Ag Expo, David City Event Center (Nitrogen Certification 9:30 a.m., Pesticide Training 1 p.m.)
Feb. 11-12: Midwest Cover Crop Conference, KCl Expo Center, Kansas City, MO
Feb 12: Pesticide Training, 9 am, Grand Island, Hall Co Extension Office
Feb. 13: Cover Crop/Soil Health Conference, ENREC (former ARDC near Mead)
Feb 13: Pesticide Training, 9 am, Blue Hill, Community Center
Feb 13: Dicamba Training, 10 am, Aurora, Fairgrounds
Feb 13: Chemigation Training, 12:30 pm, Blue Hill, Community Center
Feb 13: Pesticide Training, 1:30 & 6:30 pm, Aurora, Fairgrounds
Feb 14: Pesticide Training, 1:30 pm, Central City Fairgrounds
Feb 17: Dicamba Training, 12:30 pm, York, 4-H Building on Fairgrounds
Feb 17: Pesticide Training, 2 pm, York, 4-H building on Fairgrounds
Feb. 18: Nebraska On-Farm Research Update, Beatrice Holiday Inn Express
Feb 18: Pesticide Training, 2 pm, Hebron, Activity Center
Feb 18: Dicamba Training, 6 pm, Hebron, Activity Center
Feb. 18-19: Central Plains Irrigation Conference, Burlington, CO
Feb. 19: Nebraska On-Farm Research Update, ENREC (former ARDC near Mead)
Feb 19: Pesticide Training, 1:30 pm, Hastings, Adams Co Extension Office
Feb. 19: Chemigation Training, 1:30 pm, Fairgrounds, Holdrege
Feb. 20: Nebraska On-Farm Research Update, Extension Office, Norfolk
Feb 20: Pesticide Training, 10 am & 2 pm, Nelson, Auditorium
Feb 20: Dicamba Training, 6 pm, Nelson, Auditorium
Feb. 20-21: Women in Ag Conference, Holiday Inn, Kearney
Feb 21: Pesticide Training, 1:30 pm, Aurora, Fairgrounds
Feb. 21 & 28: Intro to Beekeeping, 3-5 p.m. both days, Wesleyan University, Lincoln
Feb. 22: Come Ride with Me, UNL Animal Science Complex, East Campus Lincoln
Feb. 24: Ag Land Management Mtg., 9 a.m., Extension Office, Kearney
Feb 24: Dicamba Training, 10 am, Aurora, Fairgrounds
Feb 24: Pesticide Training, 1:30pm, Aurora Fairgrounds
Feb 24: Pesticide Training, 6:30 pm, Seward, Harvest Hall on Fairgrounds
Feb 25: Pesticide Training, 9 am & 1 pm, Lincoln, Extension Office
Feb 25: Pesticide Training, 1 pm, Lindsay, City Hall
Feb 25: Pesticide Training, 1:30 & 6 pm, Geneva, Fairgrounds
Feb. 25: Ag Land Management Mtg., 1:30 p.m., Bayer Learning Center, Gothenburg
Feb. 26: Nebraska On-Farm Research Update, Extension Office, Kearney
Feb. 26: Optimizing Poultry Manure Value in Cropping Systems, Library, David City
Feb. 27: Nebraska Irrigated Cover Crop Conference, 9 a.m., Fairgrounds, Central City
Feb. 28: Nebraska On-Farm Research Update: Focus on Cover Crop Research, Holthus Convention Center, York

March-May

Mar. 2: Annie’s Inspired Workshop for Women: Mental Health, Stress, Leadership, Civic Center, Seward
Mar. 3: Southeast Nebraska Soil Health Conference, Auditorium, Hickman
Mar. 3: Windbreak Renovation Workshop, 9 a.m., Extension Office, Seward
Mar 3: Pesticide Training, 9 am, Grand Island, Hall Co Extension Office
Mar 3: Chemigation Training, 1 pm, Grand Island, Hall Co Extension Office
Mar 3: Pesticide Training, 2 pm, Lawrence, Dick’s Place
Mar. 4: Arrow Seed Soil Health Conference, 10 am-4 p.m., Convention Center, Broken Bow, 308-872-6826
Mar 5: Pesticide Training, 9 am, Friend, Catholic Church
Mar 5: Dicamba Training, 10 am, Central City, Fairgrounds
Mar 5: Pesticide Training, 1 & 6pm, David City, Event Center
Mar 5: Pesticide Training, 1:30 & 6:30 pm, Central City Fairgrounds
Mar 9: Pesticide Training, 6 pm, Lincoln, Extension Office
Mar 10: Pesticide Training, 9 am, Lincoln, Extension Office
Mar 10: Pesticide Training, 9 am & 6 pm, Clay Center, Fairgrounds
Mar 10: Pesticide Training, 9 am & 1 pm, Osceola, Fairgrounds
Mar. 10: Farmers/Ranchers College “Strategies for Family Farming Success in the Shark Tank”, 6 p.m. (Reg. 5:30), Fairgrounds in Geneva
Mar 10: Pesticide Training, 6 pm, Wilber, Extension Office
Mar. 11: Crop Scout Training for Pest Managers, ENREC (former ARDC near Mead)
Mar. 14: Intro. to Beekeeping Workshop, Raising Nebraska, Grand Island,
Mar. 16: Kiwanis & SCDDP Ag Banquet, Fairgrounds, Seward
Mar. 19: Chemigation Training, 1:30 pm, Fairgrounds, Holdrege
Mar. 26: Chemigation Training, 1:30 p.m., Extension Office, Kearney
Mar 31: Dicamba Training, 5 pm, Hastings, Adams Co Extension Office
Apr. 2: Chemigation Training, 1:30 pm, Fairgrounds, Holdrege
Apr. 8: Yonts Water Conference, Gering Civic Center, Gering
Apr. 17 & 24: Intro to Beekeeping Field Days, TBD
Apr. 20-21: Better Process Control School for Acidified Foods, UNL Food Processing Center
May 2: Intro to Beekeeping Field Day, TBD
May 13: Field Scout Training, ENREC (former ARDC near Mead)

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