Nutrient Management Training


Agricultural Nutrient Management Training Program

Dec. 6, 2017 Agricultural Nutrient Management Update
This course will provide an update on nutrient management regulations and provide information on current topics affecting the agricultural community.
Various Dates ​​Maryland Nutrient Applicator Voucher Courses
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. 
(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)

Statewide 2017-2018
List of Professional Fertilizer Applicator Exams/Dates/Locations

Application for Professional Fertilizer Applicator 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.

List of Recertification Seminars for Certified Professionals
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.