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UMN Extension Nitrogen Smart – St. Cloud

January 30, 2019 9:00 am
Holiday Inn, St. Cloud

This is the third of the 2019 confirmed dates for Nitrogen Smart through UMN Extension.

Fundamentals of nitrogen management begins at 9:00 am, and an advanced session that focuses on manure management will begin at 1:00 pm.

Nitrogen Smart is a training program for producers that presents fundamentals for maximizing economic return on nitrogen investments while minimizing nitrogen losses. The workshops deliver high-quality, research-based education so producers can learn:

  • Sources of nitrogen (N) for crops
  • How nitrogen is lost from soil and how you can reduce losses
  • How to manage nitrogen in drainage systems
  • What the Nutrient Reduction Strategy and Nitrogen Fertilizer Management Plan mean for Minnesota producers
  • Practices to refine nitrogen management, including split applications, alternative N fertilizers, soil and tissue testing and N models

 

Learn more at this link – Pre-registration is not required and there is no registration fee.