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Title Date Time Location Subject Skill Source Registration Deadline Description
Tech Talks - 1:00


Tech Talks is a online training series organized by the Technical Training and Certification Program. Rotating speakers cover a wide variety of…

Plant ID and Monarch Wildlife Habitat Evaluation Guide WHEG - Varies by Location Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Plant ID

TTCP, Xerces

In this field-based training, participants will practice assessing pollinator habitat using the Monarch Butterfly Wildlife Habitat Evaluation…

Grazing with a Twist: How bison ranching can be both foreign and familiar 10:00 Pelican Rapids Livestock Practice Specific

Pheasants Forever and Partners

Hear from PJ Breen and Dale Rengstorf of the Rolling R Bison Ranch and Jeff Duchene, NRCS Grazing Specialist, for some discussion on how bison can…

Soil Mechanics 1 (SM-1) - 9:00-3:00 Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Soils and Soil Survey Basics


The Technical Training and Certification Program is offering a one day Soil Mechanics 1 (SM-1) in four locations in Minnesota:

Glacial Ridge Wetland Restoration Tour 10:00 Mentor Wetland Practice Specific

Pheasants Forever and Partners

Glacial Ridge Wildlife Refuge is home to the largest prairie wetland restoration in the US, which was undertaken in 2000. Join the staff who led…

Basic Hydrology - July 2022 9:30-3:00 Glencoe Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Hydrology


This training covers basic concepts of determining hydrology for common conservation practices: runoff, curve numbers, peak discharges, and…

MAPSS Summer Field Day 7:45-4:30 Albany Soil


The Minnesota Association of Profressional Soil Scientists (MAPSS) presents the 2022 Summer Field Day & Business Meeting.

We will…

Wetland Plant Identification 11:30-3:30 Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Plant ID


Participants in this field-based training will learn to identify native wetland species found in emergent and wet meadow vegetation zones. The…

Field School for Soil Health Educators - Waseca Soil Health and Management

Soil Health Nexus and UMN MOSH

Join educators from across the Midwest to build skills for communicating soil health concepts. In the field, we’ll evaluate soil changes after…

Wetland Restoration in SW Minnesota 10:00 Worthington Wetland Practice Specific

Pheasants Forever and Partners

In this training we will explore several wetland restoration sites – both new construction and previously restored wetlands. Learn about programs…

Soil Management Summit - Waite Park Soil Health and Management

UMN Extension

Save the date for the 2022 Soil Management Summit. This conference emphasizes proven farmer experience and applied science.

Straight from…