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Sat, Feb 12th, 2011
Posted in Agriculture

Value Of Manure Workshop

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Rushford Village Hall

Rushford, MN

This "Value of Manure" education workshop is a three-hour event where crop and livestock producers will learn the economic value of manure based on the amount of fertilizer replaced, possible yield benefits of manure, the cost of applying manure, how to maximize manure value, and how to use the "What is Manure Worth?" worksheet to calculate manure values for their operation.

An UM Extension Educator and other specialists will be available to help analyze producer results. Limited to 15 participants so RSVP early! RSVP by February 24, 2011, to Dawn Bernau, Nutrient Management Specialist, 900 Washington Street N.W., Preston, MN 55965. Tel 507-765-3878 Ext. 3.

Current Issues in Manure Management

March 3, 2011

Rochester:

Olmsted County Fairgrounds

Free

Attendance at this program will meet the annual education requirements for the Minnesota Department of Agriculture's Commercial Waste Technician Licensing Program. Preregistration is Required. Contact Dan Vermilyea 507-444-7488

•Sponsor: SE Minnesota Feedlot Officers

•Contact: Dan Vermilyea

•Email: Dan.Vermilyea@co.steele.mn.us

•Web: https://umconnect.umn.edu/roch2011/

Register online:

Michael P. Frauenkron

Assistant Zoning Administrator

Fillmore County Feedlot Officer

507-765-2539

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