Nutrient Management - Certificate Sessions

Nutrient Management Certification Sessions for Agriculture & Horticulture

 

 To register for the sessions, please contact 
Hilary Gibson at 302-735-8137 or hgibson@udel.edu

 

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Agriculture 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.
  • Livestock owners (cattle, horses and sheep) who do not land apply manure need to attend Session I and Session II
  • Please note: You will NOT be able receive continuing education credits by attending these sessions.

 

 

 

Session I

 

 

Location

 

August 19, 2020
9 a.m. – 12 noon

UD Carvel Research & Education Center
16483 County Seat Highway
Georgetown, DE 19947

August 26, 2020
9 a.m. – 12 noon

 

UD Kent County Cooperative Extension
Office—Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware 19901

 

Session II

 

 

Location

 

August 19, 2020
1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

 

University of Delaware's
Carvel Research & Education Center
16483 County Seat Highway 
Georgetown, DE 19947

August 26, 2020
1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

 

UD Kent County Cooperative Extension 
Office—Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware 19901

 

Session III

 

 

Location

 

September 2, 2020
9 a.m. – 12 noon

 

UD Kent County Cooperative Extension 
Office—Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware 19901

 

Session IV

 

 

Location

 

September 2, 2020
1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

 

UD Kent County Cooperative Extension 
Office—Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware 19901

 

Exam Study Session

 

 

Location

 

September 3, 2020
10 a.m. – 12 noon

UD Kent County Cooperative Extension 
Office—Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware 19901

 

Commercial Nutrient Handler Exam

 

 

Location

 

September 9, 2020
10 a.m. – 12 noon

UD Kent County Cooperative Extension 
Office—Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware 19901

September 9, 2020
1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

UD Kent County Cooperative Extension 
Office—Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware 19901

 

Nutrient Consultant Exam

 

 

Location

 

September 9, 2020
10 a.m. – 12 noon

 

UD Kent County Cooperative Extension 
Office—Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware 19901

September 9, 2020
1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

UD Kent County Cooperative Extension 
Office—Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware 19901

 

The University of Delaware welcomes and encourages participation of all individuals. If you should have special needs because of a disability, please notify us to make arrangements when you register.

 


 

Horticulture 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. 
  • 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
  • Please note: You will NOT be able receive continuing education credits by attending these sessions.

 

 

Session I

 

 

Location

 

December 2, 2020
9 a.m. – 12 noon

UD Kent County Cooperative Extension 
Office—Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware 19901

 

Session II

 

 

Location

 

December 2, 2020
1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

 

UD Kent County Cooperative Extension 
Office—Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware 19901

 

Session III

 

 

Location

 

December 9, 2020
9 a.m. – 12 noon

UD Kent County Cooperative Extension 
Office—Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware 19901

 

Session IV

 

 

Location

 

December 9, 2020
1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

UD Kent County Cooperative Extension 
Office—Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware 19901

 

Commercial Nutrient Handler Exam

 

 

Location

 

December 16, 2020
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

UD Kent County Cooperative Extension 
Office—Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware 19901

 

The University of Delaware welcomes and encourages participation of all individuals. If you should have special needs because of a disability, please notify us to make arrangements when you register.

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