2023 Virtual Nutrient Management Trainings for Farmers
DATCP and the Nutrient and Pest Management Team is excited to announce the 2023 Online Nutrient Management Farmer Education Trainings. Farmers who attend one of these trainings will be certified to write their own Nutrient Management Plan. When registering make sure to enter the county in which you farm so we can notify the county staff that you have been certified. Participants only need to attend one training to be certified.
NMFE Training for Pastures and Grazing
DATCP, the Nutrient and Pest Management Team, UW-Extension and Glacierland RC&D are excited to announce a NEW training for Graziers on Nutrient Management Planning. Join us to learn about soil fertility for pastures and why nutrient management planning is valuable for grazing operations! Graziers that attend this training will be certified to write their own Nutrient Management Plan. When registering, make sure to enter the county in which you farm so we can notify the county staff that you have been certified. Two trainings will be offered, participants only need to attend one training to be certified.
DATCP and the Nutrient and Pest Management Team is excited to bring back the Nutrient Management Helpline for the 2023 Nutrient Management Planning Season. Every day during the week, one staff member will be on-call to assist with nutrient management questions and planning in SnapPlus.
2023 NPM HELPLINE
SnapPlus and Nutrient Management 101
This webinar is an introduction to Nutrient Management Planning and SnapPlus. During this webinar you will learn the “Why” behind nutrient management, requirements for writing a plan, and how to use SnapPlus to write a nutrient management plan. From the first time SnapPlus user to the seasoned user, this webinar will be a great overview of the Wisconsin Nutrient Management Program.
SnapPlus Advanced: Learning Tips and Tricks
This webinar will dive more in depth into helpful tools with in SnapPlus that help speed up the plan writing process. It is advised to watch the SnapPlus and Nutrient Management 101 Webinar first if you are fairly new to nutrient management planning.
How to Review a Nutrient Management Plan and 590 Checklist
This webinar will dive into reviewing Nutrient Management Plans and the accompanying 590 Checklist. This webinar will help get a better understanding of nutrient management compliance requirements.
Virtual Nutrient Management Curriculum
This webinar will walk through how to use the new online self-paced NMFE curriculum. The webinar will walk through the virtual module and discuss how it can be used in training farmers to write their own nutrient management plans. DATCP will also provide guidance on how to certify farmers that use the virtual curriculum.
Online Nutrient Management Training Curriculum
Introduction to SnapPlus 101
This webinar will cover the general requirements for a Nutrient Management Plan and how to use the SnapPlus Program to write a Nutrient Management Plan. This training is directed towards beginner users of SnapPlus.