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Do you need to renew your Private Pesticide Applicator's License or certify for the first time or look up your license status?

Training options and dates and how to look up your license status can be found at: https://go.unl.edu/2019privatepesticidetraining

Land applicator training for any farmers or manure haulers that need to be certified or simply want to learn more how to interpret manure sample tests.

https://extension.unl.edu/statewide/saline/nebraska-extension-offers-land-application-training-in-february/

Palmar Amaranth has become a troublesome weed to control in Gage, Jefferson and Saline Counties and other areas of Nebraska

This is definitely worth the time if you can view this recorded video. 

“Strategies for Managing Palmer Amaranth with Multiple Resistance: The Most Troublesome Weed in U.S. Agriculture” presented by Professor Jason Norsworthy of the University of Arkansas

Recorded Webinar Link:  https://go.unl.edu/palmer



Nebraska Extension in Jefferson County

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EPA-required paraquat training among additional use restrictions
Apr 15 – New, federally required training now is available for certified applicators who use products that contain paraquat as an active ingredient. Read more
Crop scout training is May 8
Apr 10 – Agriculture industry representatives and corn and soybean growers wanting to learn how to better manage corn and soybean pests are encouraged to attend a crop scout training course May 8 at the Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center near Mead, 1071 County Road G. Read more