According to Nebraska Law, those planning to monitor and manage the application of chemicals through an irrigation system must be currently certified. Individuals requiring initial training must attend a meeting and pass a written exam. Those that are recertifying do have the options of attending the meeting and taking the exam or completing an online home study version and passing a written exam that must be taken on a computer at an approved Extension Office
Upcoming meetings in this area include:
Jan. 16 Cherry County Fairgrounds, Valentine @ 6:30 PM CT
Apr. 3 Extension Office, Valentine @1:30 PM CT
The training will take about three hours. Please bring a calculator. There is no charge for the training or the class materials. Pre-registration is not needed. For more information please contact Amy Timmerman at firstname.lastname@example.org or the Holt County Extension Office at 402-336-2760.
In case of inclement weather, please call the Holt County office to verify that the class will be held as scheduled.