Managing Manure Nutrients Workshop
Date and Location
When (Date/Time)April 4, 2017 9:00 AM to April 5, 2017 3:30 PM
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This training provides a foundational understanding of:
Basic soil fertility concepts
Nutrient cycles and behavior of nutrients, particularly nitrogen and phosphorus
Soil sampling and analysis
Crop nutrient recommendations
How to manage nutrients for crop production and environmental protection
Understanding how to manage manure nutrients builds on this groundwork. This includes discussion on:
- Manure types and production calculations
Nutrient contents and availability factors
Long term manure nutrient contributions and environmental impacts
Participation in this workshop is a prerequisite for the Plan Writing and Plan Review Workshops.
Registration is required for all Pennsylvania Nutrient Management Specialist Certification trainings. Walk-ins will not be accepted. Registration closes one week prior to the training date.