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PRIVATE PESTICIDE APPLICATOR RECERTIFICATION WORKSHOPS Farmers can attend a 3.5-hour private pesticide applicator workshop for recertification instead of taking a test. The workshops in this area include:
PRESTON • FEBRUARY 19 (Thursday) • 10 a.m. • Fillmore County Office Building RUSHFORD • FEBRUARY 23 (Monday) • 12:30 p.m. • Loken's Rushford Inn
Testing (online or mail-in) remains an option. The on-line test, mail-in test and recertification workshops all cost $50. If you are not currently certified you cannot become certified by attending a recertification workshop. For more information, click this link to the University of Minnesota Extension website or call their farm information line at 800-232-9077.
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Demand for most fertilizers has been slow due to harsh late-winter
weather, leading to forecasts for wholesale fertilizer prices to remain mostly
flat in the short term.
See DTN Ag News. BDTN Fertilizer Outlook...
Brazilian police cracked down on truckers attempting to block roads
on Sunday, reducing the number of blockades significantly. But truckers
responded Monday, indicating the movement may not be petering out.
See DTN Ag News. BBrazil Truck Protest Day 13...
Take care when applying in-furrow starter fertilizers. You don't want
to burn the crop.
See DTN Ag News. 1^Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy...
The Great Lakes are covered in ice. Again. That means shipping on the
Great Lakes continues to be hindered.
See DTN Ag News. 4^Great Lakes 88% Ice-Covered...
Light rain and showers occurred during Monday through the southern Delta and into the southeast U.S. Snow showers and light snow developed in the Canadian Prairies Monday. Rain and snow showers were reported through the central and southern Rockies. Mostly dry elsewhere in the key U.S. and Canada crop and livestock areas. Temperatures ranged from the teens in the Canadian Prairies to the low 80s in Florida. » More DTN Weather Commentary
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