February & March 2018 Nutrient Management Certification Sessions

If you apply nutrients to 10 or more acres of land or have 8 or more animal units (an animal unit is equal to 1000 lbs of live weight) you need to be certified through the Nutrient Management Program.

The following is a brief summary of your certification needs:

  • Sessions should be taken in order. For example, you should attend Session I before attending Session II. 
  • Poultry growers that do not land-apply nutrients (manure or fertilizer) will need to attend Session I and Session II.
  • Grain, forage or vegetable producers that apply nutrients to crops will need to attend Session I, Session II and Session III.
  • Golf course personnel that apply nutrients only to their employer’s course need to attend Session I, Session II and Session III.
  • Lawn care company personnel that apply nutrients to clients lawns need to attend Session I, Session II, Session III and Session IV: Commercial Nutrient Handler
  • Livestock owners (cattle, horses and sheep) who do not land apply manure need to attend Session I and Session II

 

The University of Delaware will offer the following Nutrient Management certification sessions.

Session I Location
 

February 28, 2018 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Kent County Cooperative Extension Paradee Center

69 Transportation Road Dover, Delaware 19901

 

February 28, 2018 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Kent County Cooperative Extension Paradee Center

69 Transportation Road Dover, Delaware 19901

Session II Location
 

March 7, 2018 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Kent County Cooperative Extension Paradee Center

69 Transportation Road Dover, Delaware 19901

 

March 7, 2018 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Kent County Cooperative Extension Paradee Center

69 Transportation Road Dover, Delaware 19901

Session III Location
 

March 14, 2018 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Kent County Cooperative Extension Paradee Center

69 Transportation Road Dover, Delaware 19901

 

March 14, 2018 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Kent County Cooperative Extension Paradee Center

69 Transportation Road Dover, Delaware 19901

Session IV: Commercial Nutrient Handler Location
 

March 21, 2018 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Kent County Cooperative Extension Paradee Center

69 Transportation Road Dover, Delaware 19901

Session IV: Nutrient Consultant Location
 

March 21, 2018 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Kent County Cooperative Extension Paradee Center

69 Transportation Road Dover, Delaware 19901

Commercial Nutrient Handler Exam Location
 

February 2, 2018 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Kent County Cooperative Extension Paradee Center

69 Transportation Road Dover, Delaware 19901

 

March 28, 2018 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Kent County Cooperative Extension Paradee Center

69 Transportation Road Dover, Delaware 19901

Nutrient Consultant Exam Location
 

February 2, 2018 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Kent County Cooperative Extension Paradee Center

69 Transportation Road Dover, Delaware 19901

 

March 28, 2018 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Kent County Cooperative Extension Paradee Center

69 Transportation Road Dover, Delaware 19901

You will NOT be able receive continuing education credits by attending these sessions.

To register for the sessions contact the Kent County Cooperative Extension Office at 302-730-4000.

 

Additional dates for later in 2018 are listed at: http://extension.udel.edu/ag/nutrient-management/delaware-nutrient-management-certification-sessions/

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