University of Maryland Extension

Practical Experiences in Nutrient Management

Dr. David Ruppert and advisor Brian Sweeney learn how to perform corn yield checks at the 2018 practical experiences event
When: 
Wednesday, Sep. 11, 2019 - 9:00am to 2:30pm
Where: 
Western Maryland Research and Education Center
Address: 
18330 Keedysville Rd
Keedysville, MD 21756
United States
Event Type: 
Presenter: 
Dr. Joe Fiola, Dr. Amanda Grev, and the ANMP Team
Description/Notes: 

Hands-on activities to enhance any certified farmer or certified nutrient management consultant’s skill set.

  • “Grape and small fruit tissue sampling and interpretation” led by Dr. Joe Fiola
  • “Estimating Hay and Pasture Forage Yields” led by Dr. Amanda Grev
  • “Manure spreader calibrations” led by the UMD Agricultural Nutrient Management Team

During the lunch break, MDA will have a question and answer session.

CEUs: 4 hours of credit toward consultants’ or operators’ continuing education requirement.

Who should attend?: Certified nutrient management consultants, or operators, and any individual interested in increasing practical crop production and nutrient management knowledge.

Registration Deadline: September 6, 2019, Use attached form to submit registration

Cost: $30.00 for the day, payable in advance, covers materials, lunch and coffee breaks.

Cost: 
$30
Contact: 
Dwight Dotterer
Contact Email: 
nminfo.mda@maryland.gov
Contact Phone: 
410-841-5959
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