NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT TRAINING

Agricultural Nutrient Management Training Program

​DATES CLASS DESCRIPTION
​September 26 & September 30, 2016 How to Write a Nutrient Management Plan Workshop
Participants will learn how to write a nutrient management plan from beginning to end and how to use the nutrient management planning software, NuMan Pro. This program will award 6 Maryland Nutrient Management continuing education credits.
December 7, 2016 Save the Date!
Agricultural Nutrient Management Update Training
National Wildlife Visitor Center, Laurel (Check back for registration information later this summer)
Various Dates Nutrient Applicator Voucher Training
Farmers who apply nutrients to 10 or more acres of cropland are required to attend a nutrient applicator training course once every three years. Open the PDF for this year's training schedule.
Webinars
(Available Anytime)
Learn and Earn CEUs Online
The University of Maryland and other institutions provide excellent nutrient management webinars. Even if you cannot attend a session "live," you might be able to earn CEUs at a later date.


Turfgrass Nutrient Management Training Program
(for Professional Fertilizer Applicators)

​DATES/LOCATION ​CLASS DESCRIPTION
Central Maryland  Professional Fertilizer Applicator Certification Review & Exam 
Lawn care professionals who apply fertilizer must be certified by MDA or work under the direct supervision of an individual who is certified. Open the PDF for exam date and registration form.
Recertification Training
This program is open only to currently certified Professional Fertilizer Applicators (turfgrass.) The program fulfills the 2-hour CEU requirement for PFA certificates that expire annually on June 30.
​Western Maryland Professional Fertilizer Applicator Certification Review & Exam

Lawn care professionals who apply fertilizer must be certified by MDA or work under the direct supervision of an individual who is certified. Open the PDF  for the latest certification and review schedule for Western Maryland.

Recertification Training
This program is open only to currently certified Professional Fertilizer Applicators (turfgrass.) The program fulfills the 2-hour CEU requirement for PFA certificates that expire annually on June 30.
Eastern Shore: Professional Fertilizer Applicator Certification Review & Exam
Lawn care professionals who apply fertilizer must be certified by MDA or work under the direct supervision of an individual who is certified. Open the PDF  for the latest certification and review schedule for Eastern Maryland.
 Recertification Training
This program is open to currently certified Professional Fertilizer Applicators (turfgrass). The program fulfills the 2-hour CEU requirement for PFA certificates that expire annually on June 30.