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VA Certified Fertilizer Applicator Recertification Webinar

Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Michael Goatley

The basics of soils, soil chemistry, soil morphology of VA, fertility sources and rates, as well as PPE, SDS, handling, transporting and storing fertilizers will be detailed. Each webinar participant must register as an individual (note that webinars can still be viewed as a...

Green Industry Best Management Practices

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at 7:30 am EDT

This class is designed to provide training in Best Management Practices for anyone working in the green industry e.g. lawn, landscape, and ornamental plant professionals. Best Management Practices are focused on reducing non-point source pollution resulting from fertilizer or...

Certified Fertilizer Applicator Recertification Webinar

Friday, June 23, 2017 at 10:00 am EDT

You are invited to a FREE 2 hour webinar that will be accepted by the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) as 2 hours of recertification credit for currently licensed CFAs and Trained Technicians. The webinar will occur on Friday June 23...

Nutrient Management Research in Field Crops

Monday, March 13, 2017 at 7:00 pm EDT

Michigan State University Extension Field Crops Webinar SeriesNutrient Management Research in Field Crops, March 13, 2017, 7-8pm, Presenter: Dr. Kurt SteinkeGrowers, consultants and agribusiness professionals are invited to participate in a series of seven online programs...

The Nitrogen Experience - 21st Century Nitrogen Fertilizer Management

Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Troy Ingram, Bryan Overstreet, Eric Richer, Ryan Miller

Improving nitrogen use efficiency (NUE) in crop production has both environmental and economic benefits. Strategies to boost NUE are not without their own set of risks. One strategy could involve using lean nitrogen rates. Lean nitrogen rates can maximize your return on...

Getting started with managing soil, irrigation and fertilization interactions

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with managing soil, irrigation, fertilization interactionsRon Goldy, MSU Extension Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 7-9pm “It all starts with...

Homeowners’ Preferences for Landscaping Practices: Are Floridians Willing to Pay More for Eco-Friendly Lawn Fertilizers?

Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT

While there are socio-economic benefits associated with green urban landscapes, improper landscaping (e.g., excessive fertilization) may result in adverse environmental consequences, such as chemicals runoff into water resources. A recent study conducted by one of the ...

Fertigation: Scheduling and Water Quality Considerations

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 1:00 pm EDT

Session 5 of Winter Wednesday Lunch Series: Vegetable and Small Fruit Production Webinars Penn State and Cornell University have teamed up to present a series of webinars on critical production issues. This series provides timely updates in commercial and small fruit...

West, Texas fertilizer facility explosion: Lessons learned in crisis communication

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2-3 p.m. EDT On April 17, an explosion at a fertilizer facility rocked the town of West, Texas. After the devastating explosion, The Fertilizer Institute (TFI), the national trade association representing the fertilizer industry, stepped in to respond to...