2004 Calendar
Updated: December 10, 2004
 

 

Activity or Program
January 3, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004009
Title: Cow Capital Beef Day
Location: Eagles Club, Miles City starting a 1 pm.
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits
For More Information: 406.778.7110
Special Notes: Program content includes Do Sheep Fit Your Noxious Weed Equation; Bug and Beef: How to Kill Flies Lice and Grubs on Cattle; Pesticide Recordkeeping; Noxious Weed ID;  Misc. beef related topics.. 
January 6, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004003
Title: Cabin Fever Series - Crops
Location: Cowan Hall, Room 316, MSU-Northern, Havre. Registration starts at 8:30 am
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits
For More Information: 406.265.5481
Special Notes: Program content includes Recordkeeping Requirements, Kochia and Russian Thistle Control, Cereal Grain Treatments, Grasshopper Control, Sawfly Control, Noxious Weeds in Montana.
January 6, 2004
District 1
Program Number: 2004001
Title: Crop & Pest Management School
Location: MSU Bozeman
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits
For More Information: 406.994.5690 or http://scarab.msu.montana.edu/cpms/index.htm
Special Notes: For Tuesday, January 6 Only
January 7, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004004
Title: Cabin Fever Series - Forages
Location: Havre somewhere (probably MSU-Northern) - not listed on request for accreditation - 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits
For More Information: 406.265.5481x 233 
Special Notes: Program content includes Fertility and Cereal Forage Crop Production; Weed Control in Alfalfa, Grass Pastures and Hayfields; Baled Silage Storage; Rotational High Intensity Grazing For Weed Control; Alfalfa and Irrigated Pastures; Irrigated Cereal Forage Crops and Silage Production Practices
January 8, 2004
District 1
Program Number: 2004002
Title: Montana Nursery & Landscape Association Annual Meeting
Location: Double Tree Hotel 
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits
For More Information: (888) 220-1569, robin@plantingmontana.com
     Convention Brochure - http://www.plantingmontana.com/2004ConventionBro.pdf
Special Notes: For Tuesday, January 8 at the Double Tree  Only
January 12-15, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004006
Title: 2004 Golden Triangle Cropping Seminar
Locations: Conrad, Choteau, Browning, Cut Bank, Shelby, Chester, Ft. Benton, Great Falls
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits
For More Information: 406.271.4053, shutton@montana.edu
Agenda Items: Soil Test and Soil Fertilizer Recommendations; No-till vs Conventional; Bio-awareness; GPS Technology; What's New in 2004     
January 12-15, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004008
Title: Montana Weed Control Association Annual Meeting
Locations: Holiday Inn Grand Montana, Billings
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits
For More Information: 406.258.4219
Agenda Items: Click here for agenda
January 21, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004015
Title:Pro Coop Crop Production Meeting
Locations: Peerless, MT
Private Applicator Credits: 1 PRIVATE credit
For More Information: 406.487.2861
Agenda Items: New hybrid seed, sunflower production, proper inoculation, future and current markets for alternative crops, current farm program, crop insurance, canola production, weed control
January 26, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004010
Title: Southeastern Montana Sheep and Weed Program
Locations: Boyes Community Hall SE of Broadus
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits
For More Information: 406.436.2424
Agenda Items: Leafy spurge and other noxious weeds, Biological control options, Cooperative Weed Projects and Noxious Weed Trust Fund, Herbicide Control Options
January 28, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004016
Title: Weed Seminar
Locations: Glendive
Private Applicator Credits: 4 PRIVATE credits
For More Information: 406.377.4277
Agenda Items: Realtor Weed Education; Yellowstone River Noxious Weed and Water Quality Issues;  West Nile Virus and Mosquito Control Options; Chemical Control of Noxious Weeds; Noxious Weed Control; Alien Weed Invaders; Biocontrol of Salt Cedar; Salt Cedar DNA Project.
February 3, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004017
Title: Winter Ag Series
Locations: Wibaux
Private Applicator Credits: 1 PRIVATE credit
For More Information: 406.796.2486
Agenda Items: Control of Alfalfa Weevils, Grasshoppers and Cutworms (2-3 pm) as part of the Winter Ag Series
February 
4, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004021
Title: Heartland Seed Meeting
Locations: Hobson
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE applicator credits
For More Information: 406.566.2277 X 105
February 10, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004013
Title: Spring Wheat Show
Locations: Roosevelt County?
Private Applicator Credits: 1 PRIVATE credit
For More Information: 406.787.5312
Agenda Items: Crop Sequence calculator, Optimizing wheat yields, Crop Variety Performance and White Wheat
Changes in fertilizer recommendations, Grasshopper control update, Advances in one pass seeding, Biotechnology in your everyday life
February 12, 2004
District 1
Program Number: 2004014
Title: Ecology Based Master Invasive Plant Management Course
Location: Missoula
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits
For More Information: 406.829.4219
Agenda Items:
The course is going to be held on THURSDAY evenings beginning in February at the Weed District/Extension Office Conference Room, 2825 Santa Fe Ct., and will run from 7:00-9:00 p.m for 9 weeks. 
Click here for agenda. 
February 13, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004022
Title: Kernaghan Customer Appreciation Meeting
Location: Great Falls
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits
For More Information: 406.799.5466
February 16, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004029
Title: Montana Mint Growers Annual Meeting
Location: Kalispell
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
February 18, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004024
Title: 2004 Central Montana Winter Series For Ag Producers
Location: Lewistown & Winifred
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits each Location
For More Information: 406.538.3919
February 19, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004023
Title: Annual Meeting: Montana Alfalfa Seed Growers
Location: Billings
Private Applicator Credits: 1 PRIVATE credit
For More Information:
February 19, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004024
Title: 2004 Central Montana Winter Series For Ag Producers
Location: Moccasin & Denton
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits each Location
For More Information: 406.538.3919
February 
23 - 26, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004005
Title: Pesticide Recertification Updates
Locations: Feb 23 - Fort Benton and Chester; Feb 24 - Cut Bank and Shelby; Feb 25 - Conrad and Choteau; Feb 26 - Great Falls
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits per location
For More Information: 406.622.3751 
Special Notes: Agenda items include:
Verna Billedeaux - labeling and safety
Dan Clark - weeds
Wade Crouch - rodents (ground squirrels)
Tyler Lane - mice and voles
Steve Hutton - calibration
Darren Crawford - livestock pesticides
Judee Wargo - grasshoppers
John Maatta - what's new
February 24, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004030
Title: Private Applicator Training - 1st Session
Location: Hamilton
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.375.6343
February 24, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004024
Title: 2004 Central Montana Winter Series For Ag Producers
Location: Judith Gap & Roy
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits each Location
For More Information: 406.538.3919
February 25, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004024
Title: 2004 Central Montana Winter Series For Ag Producers
Location: Grassrange & Winnett
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits each Location
For More Information: 406.538.3919
February 
25, 2004
District 3
Program Number:2004018
Title: Taylor Aviation Grower Meeting
Location: Fort Benton 
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.622.5460 
Special Notes: Agenda items include:
Tank Mixes and Equipment Cleanup
Chem Fallow/Cheatgrass control in Winter Wheat
Potential Chemical Hazards, Calibration, Chemical Tolerances & Residues
Alfalfa, Canola, and Corn Seed
West Nile Virus, Mosquito Identification, Biology
Chemical Storage & Control, Range Weed Identification, Groundwater Concerns
Adjuvants (Surfactants)
Wild Oat Control: Chemical Residues, Identification, Protective Equipment  & Clothing
Seed Treatment, Types of Application Equipment
Pest Control in Small Grain, Chemical & Biological, Post Wild Oat Control
Insecticides/Cutworm Damage Identification
February 24, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004033
Title: Private Applicator Training - Session 1
Location: Missoula
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
February 25, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004034
Title: Private Applicator Training - Session 2
Location: Missoula
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
February 24, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004031
Title: Private Applicator Training - 2nd Session
Location: Hamilton
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.375.6343
February 26, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004024
Title: 2004 Central Montana Winter Series For Ag Producers
Location: Lewistown & Winifred
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits each Location
For More Information: 406.538.3919
February 
26, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004007
Title: Crop School
Locations: Three Forks
Private Applicator Credits: 4 PRIVATE credits per location
For More Information: 406.582.3280 
Special Notes: Agenda items include:
10:30 registration 
*  Grasses and Broadleaf weed control in Wheat and Barley - Neil Christension
*  Grass and Broadleaf weed control in Alfalfa rotations - Jeff Brennen, UAP Northern Plains
*  Rangeland weed control, sagebrush, rabbitbrush, snakeweed, cheatgrass (maybe noxious weeds also) 
*  Grasshoppers Life Cycle and Controls -
*  Pesticide recordkeeping and workers safety protection 
February 27, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004024A
Title: 2004 Central Montana Winter Series For Ag Producers
Location: Stanford & Hobson
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits each Location
For More Information: 406.538.3919
March 2 & 4, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004035
Title: GPS Mapping for Noxious Weeds
Location: Jordan
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.557.2770 - Class is for 2 days as noted.
March 3, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004083
Title: CHS Grower Meeting
Location: Cutbank
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
March 3, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004028
Title: Eagles Chemical Meeting
Location: Miles City
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.874.3370
March 8, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004026
Title: Mountain View Coop Meeting - Brady
Location: Brady
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.753.2241
March 8, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004027
Title: Mountain View Coop Meeting - Dutton
Location: Dutton
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.753.2241
March 
9, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004020
Title: Crop Management Seminar
Locations: Fairfield Community Hall
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE applicator credits
For More Information: 406.466.2491
*  Irrigation Water Management Through Assessing Soil Moisture and Texture
* Interactions of Pesticide and Groundwater on the Fairfield Bench
* Nutrient Management and Soil Fertility
* Integrated Pest Management of Insects on the Fairfield Bench
March 16 & 18, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004035
Title: GPS Mapping for Noxious Weeds
Location: Jordan
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.557.2770 - Class is for 2 days as noted.
March 16, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004039
Title: 2004 Helena IVM Information Meeting
Location: Billings - Holiday Inn
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.628.8768
March 18, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004032
Title: Pesticide Recertifiction - Choteau
Location: Choteau
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.466.2491
March 18, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004032
Title: Pesticide Recertification - Conrad
Location: Conrad
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.466.2491
March 19, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004047
Title: Spring Grower Meeting 
Location: Plentywood
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: Sheridan County Extension Office
March 20, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004055
Title: Grower Meeting - Northern Ag Services
Location: Malta
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: Northern Ag Services
March 23, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004050
Title: Chemical Update
Location: Valier - The Lighthouse
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.279.3342 or 279.3469
March 29, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004025
Title: Rodent Control Workshop
Location: Molt
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.322.8035
March 29,30, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004094
Title: Initial Pesticide Training
Location: Ag BioScience Center, MSU, Bozeman
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.582.3280
March 30, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004045
Title: Private Pesticide Applicator Training 
Location: Alder Fire Hall and Community Center
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.287.3282
March 30, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004048
Title: Grower Meeting 
Location: Ekalaka
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.232.6853
March 30, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004049
Title: Grower Meeting 
Location: BAker
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.232.6853
March 30 & April 1, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004035
Title: GPS Mapping for Noxious Weeds
Location: Jordan
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.557.2770 - Class is for 2 days as noted.
March 31, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004046
Title: Private Pesticide Applicator Training 
Location: Harrison - Wild Rose Cafe
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.287.3282
April 6, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004051
Title: Grower Meeting
Location: Farmer's Elevator, Brockton
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.787.5312
April 12, 2004
District 1
Program Number: 2004037
Title: Pocket Gopher & Columbian Ground Squirrel Demo
Location: Sanders County
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.827.6934
April 12, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004054
Title: Range Management: Ideas For Successful Ranch Management
Location: Butte, Business Development Center
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.490.7408
April 13, 2004
District 1
Program Number: 2004058
Title: Columbian Ground Squirrel Demo
Location: Eureka
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 296-9019
April 13, 2004
District 1
Program Number: 2004059
Title: Pocket Gopher Demo
Location: Eureka
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 296-9019
April 13 & 15, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004035
Title: GPS Mapping for Noxious Weeds
Location: Jordan
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.557.2770 - Class is for 2 days as noted.
April 15, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004052
Title: Pesticide Applicator Recertification
Location: Emigrant
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.222.4156
April 
17, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004019
Title: Powell County Pesticide Training
Locations: Helmville
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE applicator credits
For More Information: 406.846.3680 X 208 
April 
20, 2004
District 2
Private Program Number: 2004038
Government Program Number: 04-66 SC
Title: Grasshopper Train the Trainer
Locations: Helena
Private Applicator Credits: 3
Government/Commercial Credits: 3 in the Ag Plant Pest, Demo & Research and Dealer Categories
For More Information:
406.449.5210
April 22, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004060
Title: Richardson Ground Squirrel Management
Location: Choteau
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 466-2491
April 
26, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004057
Title: Private Applicator Recertification
Locations: White Sulphur Springs
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE applicator credits
For More Information: 547-2196 or 266-3419
May 1, 2004
District 1
Program Number: 2004040
Title: Calibration and Seeding Clinic
Location: Corvallis Grange
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.375.6245
May 3, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004068
Title: Range and Pasture Workshop
Location: Redland Sale Barn - Hysham
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.283-5505
May 4, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004065
Title: Grasshopper Control Workshop
2 Locations: 10 am - Lewistown - Farm Bureau
                    1:30 p.m. Central Ag Research Station, Moccasin
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.566-2277 or 538- 3919
May 5, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004053
Title: Pocket Gopher & Columbian Ground Squirrel Demo
Location: Powder River County
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.436.2424
May 11, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004074
Title: Grasshopper Workshop
Location: Conrad
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
May 11, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004066
Title: Pocket Gopher & Richardson Ground Squirrel Demo
Location: Bing Schmidt Ranch, Judith Basin County
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.566-2277
May 11- 14, 2004
Out of State
Title: Western Region Pesticide Meeting
Description: A meeting for EPA personnel, state and tribal lead regulatory personnel, and university and tribal pesticide safety educators.
Location: Spokane, Washington, Red Lion Inn @ the Park
Credits Offered? Pending
Montana Private Program Number: Pending
Program Contact: r amsay@wsu.edu or http://pep.wsu.edu/wrpm/wrpm.html
May 13, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004069
Title: Richardson Ground Squirrel Control
Location: Clyde Park - 2-4 pm
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.
222-4156
May 13, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004070
Title: Richardson Ground Squirrel Control
Location: O'Hair Ranch - 930-100 am
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.
222-4156
May 14, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004073
Title: Sweetgrass County Spray Day
Location: Big Timber
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
May 15, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004071
Title: Paradise Valley Weed Fair
Location: ???
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.
222-4156

May 18, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004072
Title: Fallon County Spray Days
Location: Baker Senior Center
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.
778-7110
May 19, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004063
Title: Community Pesticide Applicator Session
Location: 4-H Building at Lewis and Clark County Fairgrounds
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.
447-8346
May 19, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004062
Title: Carter County Spray Days
Location: Ekalaka - Carter County Weed Shed at the airport
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.
775-6278
May 21, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004064
Title: Weed District Training
Location:
4-H Building at Lewis and Clark County Fairgrounds
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.
447-8346
May 22, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004052
Title: Pesticide Applicator Recertification
Location: Emigrant
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.222.4156
May 22, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004045
Title: Partial Pesticide Applicator Recertification
Location: Butte
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
May 22, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004046
Title: Full Pesticide Applicator Recertification
Location: Butte
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
May 25, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004077
Title:
Pesticide Recertification
Location: Twin Bridges
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
May 26, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004079
Title: Blackfeet Grazing Seminar
Location: Blackfeet Community College
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits for calibration session only
For More Information:
406.338.2650
June 2, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004088
Title: Dearborn Weed Meeting
Location: ???
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.
447.8346
June 3, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004125
Title: Ground Squirrel/Pocket Gopher Control
Location: Broadwater County Fairgrounds 4-H building
Private Applicator Credits: 4 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.266-34196
June 3, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004078
Title: McCone County PMC Tour
Location: 6 miles west of Circle on Horse Creek Rd
Private Applicator Credits: 1 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.485.2306
June 7, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004080
Title: Eastern Montana Crew Training
Location: Forsyth
Private Applicator Credits: 4 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
Rosebud County Weed District
June 10, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004067
Title: Garfield County WPA Field Day
Location: Sand Creek, Jordan MT
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.
557-2770
June 12, 2004
District 1
Program Number: 2004084
Title: Greenough Weed Group Meeting
Location: Lubrecht Forest HQ
Private Applicator Credits: 1 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: Missoula County Weed District
June 15, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004081
Title: Teton Spray Day
Location: Junction of Teton River Road and Blackleaf Cut-Across Rd
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
Teton County Extension
June 15, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004078
Title: Outlook Grower Meeting
Location: Outlook
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.
765.3406
June 15, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004081
Title: Blackleaf Spray Day
Location: Junction of Blackleaf Cut-Across Rd and Blackleaf Rd
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
Teton County Extension
June 17, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004090
Title: Park County Range and Weed Tour
Location: Wilsall
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
406.222.4156
June 22, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004086
Title: Sugar Beet Disease Management Workshop
Location: Fairview and Sidney
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.994.5161
The program will cover Cercsopora leaf spot, Powdery mildew,
Rhizoctonia control, seed treatment, cyst nematodes and Rhizomania.
BASF, Bayer, Sipcam and Dupont  and sugar company reps will cover weed
and insect control. 
June 23, 2004
District
4
Program Number: 2004086
Title:
Sugar Beet Disease Management Workshop
Location: Glendive, Terry and Hysham
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
406.994.5161
The program will cover Cercsopora leaf spot, Powdery mildew,
Rhizoctonia control, seed treatment, cyst nematodes and Rhizomania.
BASF, Bayer, Sipcam and Dupont  and sugar company reps will cover weed
and insect control. 
June 24, 2004
District 4 &
5
Program Number: 2004086
Title: Sugar Beet Disease Management Workshop
Location: Hardin and Huntley
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:  406.994.5161
The program will cover Cercsopora leaf spot, Powdery mildew,
Rhizoctonia control, seed treatment, cyst nematodes and Rhizomania.
BASF, Bayer, Sipcam and Dupont  and sugar company reps will cover weed
and insect control. 
June 25, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004061
Title: Marias Weed Group Educational Program
Location: Marias Valley Golf Course
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: 406.
271-4053
June 26, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004089
Title: Valley County Weed Tour
Location: Fort Peck
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
406.228.8221
June 26, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004091
Title: Roosevelt Field Day
Location: Roosevelt County
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
406.787.5312
June 29, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004095
Title: Pondera County Spray Day
Location: Conrad
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
406.271.4405
July 1, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004087
Title: Powder River Salt Cedar Tour
Location: Community Center - Broadus
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
406.436.2424
July 8, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004103
Title: Larkspur Workshop
Location: Livingston
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
406.222.4156
July 10, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004096
Title: Weed Whacker Rodeo
Location: Chouteau
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
406.466.2491
July 13, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004093
Title: Agricultural Field Tour
Location: Eastern Ag Research Center, North Building of the Agriculture Research Service, 1500 N. Central Ave. Sidney, MT  (1/2 mile N of Sidney)
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
406.433.2208
Agenda:
The field tour will begin at 9:00 am (MDT) and end between 12 noon and 1:00 pm.  MSU, NDSU and USDA-ARS research staff, extension specialists, cooperating farmers and industry representative will lead discussions on the following topics. Each topic is about 15 minutes long. 
 
- Irrigated / dryland malt barley improvement and management
- Sugarbeet and safflower disease control
- Irrigated / dryland durum improvement and management
- Potato and onion research, production and marketing
- Food soybean research, production, and marketing
- Safflower research, production, and marketing
- Irrigation Research
- Dryland / irrigated small grain varieties
- Sugarbeet varieties                                               

Some speakers include:

Tom Blake - MSU Bozeman
Dennis Cash - MSU Bozeman
Luther Talbert - MSU Bozeman
Barry Jacobsen - MSU Bozeman
Alan Dyer - MSU Bozeman

Alan Slater - Busch Ag Resources, malting barley research Robert Evans - USDA-ARS Sidney, strip till on sugarbeets and precision irrigation Suzie Thompson - NDSU Fargo, Potato Research Kerry Rasmussen - Sidney Sugars Inc., sugarbeet research Neil Turnbull - Montola Growers Inc., safflower processing

Dean Jeff Jacobsen - MSU Bozeman
Jerry Bergman - EARC Superintendent
Joyce Eckhoff - EARC Agronomist
Charles Flynn - EARC Research Chemist

July 15, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004092
Title: 24th Annual Swank Variety Tour
Location: Swank Farm
Private Applicator Credits: 1 PRIVATE credit 
For More Information:
406.787.5312
Agenda:
5:00- Spring Wheat Varieties- Gina Snyder, Roosevelt County Extension Agent
6:00- Meal
7:00- Applications of Precision Agriculture and Ag Star- Experiences of one producer who uses precision agriculture and the Ag Star program to monitor their production, weed problems, insect problems and other management aspects to lower cost of production along with pesticide use.
7:30- 8:00 Noxious Weed Awareness- noxious weed ID, problems and control.
July 22, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004097
Title: Tri-County Leafy Spurge Tour
Location: Many Locations, Wibaux County
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
406.796.2486

September
24, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004099
Title: Private Applicator Training
Location: Jordan VFW, Jordan MT
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
Agenda:
8.30 am  Federal Record Keeping Requirement - Eric Miller MSU-Extension Agent
9.30 am  Sprayer Calibration Basics - Eric Miller
10.15 am  Hands On Sprayer Calibration - Eric Miller
2 pm     Use of Biological Control Agents
For More Information:
406-557-2770
October 19, 2004
Clarkston, Washington

 

Program Number: 2004098
Title: Pesticide Workshop - Clarkston, Washington
Location: Quality Inn, 700 Port Drive, Clarkston, Washington
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
208-885-3512, dregan@uidaho.edu
Agenda:
9:15 Registration for Pesticide Workshop
10:00 Techniques to Control Plant Diseases - Robert James, Plant Pathologist, USDA Forest ServiceDr. James will talk about techniques to reduce plant diseases like Botrytis, Fusarium, Cylindrocarpon, and Phytopthera.
11:00 Chemigation Devices in Greenhouses - Tim Stein, Senior Agricultural Investigator, ISDA.Mr. Stein will discuss the proper chemigation equipment for use in injecting fertilizers and pesticides into greenhouse irrigation systems.
12:00 Lunch - provided
1:00 Management Tactics for Aphids, Fungus Gnats and Lygus Bugs in Greenhouses  - Ed Bechinski, Coordinator Extension Pest Management, University of Idaho.Dr. Bechinski will discuss strategies for reducing insect pests like aphids, fungus gnats and lygus bugs in nurseries.
2:00 Biological control of Noxious Weeds in Forestry - Mark Schwarzlaender, Director Biological Control Program, University of Idaho.Dr. Schwarzlaender will talk about noxious weeds and how to control them using a biological approach.
3:00 Break - snacks provided
3:15 The use of Major Forestry Herbicides and their Fate in the Environment - Randy Brooks, Extension Educator Forestry, University of Idaho.Dr. Brooks will discuss the major herbicides used to reduce weeds and how to safely apply the herbicides so there is minimal impact on the environment.
4:15 Pesticides for Insect and Disease Control - Joel Fields, Technical Sales Rep. Wilbur-Ellis.Mr. Fields will talk about the latest pesticides on the market that control insect and disease problems in nurseries. He will also discuss how to apply the pesticides in a safe manner.
October 19, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004100
Title: Winter Weed Education Seminar
Location: Lima - Beaverhead County
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
Agenda: Click Here For Agenda
For More Information:
406.683.3785

October 20, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004101
Title: Winter Weed Education Seminar
Location: Wise River -  Beaverhead County
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
Agenda: Click Here For Agenda
For More Information:
406.683.3785

October 26, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004102
Title: Range and Weed Management Workshop
Location: Fairfield Bench, Teton County
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
Agenda: Click Here For Agenda
For More Information: (
406) 466-2491

November 1, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004110
Title: Pest Management Tour 2004
Location: Camp Make-A-Dream - 15 Miles West of Deer Lodge on Gold Creek
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
Agenda: Click Here For Agenda
For More Information: (
406) 846-3680 ext 208

November 3, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004111
Title: Pest Management Tour 2004
Location: Whitehall Super 8
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
Agenda: Click Here For Agenda
For More Information:
(
406) 287-3282

November 3, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004116
Title: Montana Weed Control Association Southeastern Area Meeting
Location: Forsyth Country Club
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
Agenda: Click Here For Agenda
For More Information:
(
406) 346-7608

November 4, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004106
Title: Private Pesticide Applicator Training
Location: Boulder City Hall
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
Click Here For Agenda
For More Information: (406)
287-3282

November 4, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004112
Title: Pest Management Tour 2004
Location: Beaverhead County Fairgrounds 4-H building
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
Agenda: Click Here For Agenda
For More Information: (
406) 683-3785

November 6, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004107
Title: Private Pesticide Training
Location: Montana City School Library
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
Click Here For Agenda
For More Information: (
406) (406) 287-3282

November 9, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004117
Title: Pesticide Re-certification - Clyde Park
Location: Catholic Church - Clyde Park
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
Agenda:
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Weed ID
Sprayer Calibration
Pesticide Safety
Understanding a Pesticide Label
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For More Information: (406) 222-4156
Sign-in Sheet for Agents

November 16-18, 2004
Albequerque, NM
Program Number: 2004119
Title: Alfalfa Intensive Training Seminar
Location: Albequerque, NM
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
Click Here For Agenda
For More Information: (
509) 585-6798

November 17, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004108
Title: Private Pesticide Training
Location: Sheridan - Bethany Hall
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
Click Here For Agenda
For More Information: (
406) (406) 287-3282

November 18, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004113
Title: Pest Management Tour 2004
Location: Gallatin County Fairgrounds Building 4
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
Agenda: Click Here For Agenda
For More Information: (
406) 582-3280

November 18, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004123
Title: GPS For Noxious Weeds
Location: Big Horn County Fairgrounds
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: (
406) 665-9770
Sign-in Sheet For County Agent

November 19, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004114
Title: Pest Management Tour 2004
Location: Broadwater County Fairgrounds 4-H Building
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
Agenda: Click Here For Agenda
For More Information: (
406) 266-9242

November 19, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004115
Title: Pest Management Tour 2004
Location: Lewis and Clark County Fairgrounds, 4-H Building
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
Agenda: Click Here For Agenda
For More Information: (
406) 447-8346

November 20, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004109
Title: Private Pesticide Training
Location: Ennis - New Fire Hall
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
Click Here For Agenda
For More Information: (406)
287-3282

November 22,  2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004121
Title: Musselshell Watershed Meeting
Location: Musselshell Community Center
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: (
406) 323-2704
Sign-in Sheet For Program Sponsor

November 23,  2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004122
Title: Musselshell Watershed Meeting
Location: Lavina Citizen Center
Private Applicator Credits: 2 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: (
406) 323-2704
Sign-in Sheet For Program Sponsor

November 23,  2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004126
Title: Pocket Gopher Control
Location: Redden Ranch - 3 miles east of Hardin
Private Applicator Credits: 4 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: (
406) 665-9770
Sign-in Sheet For Program Sponsor

November 25, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004104
Title: Private Applicator Recertification and Training
Location: Drummond Community Center
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: (
406) 859-3304

November 29, 2004
District 4
Program Number: 2004127
Title: Spraying Technology Seminar
Location: DC Lanes in Scobey
Private Applicator Credits: 3 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: (
406)487-2861

December 1, 2004
District 5
Program Number: 2004120
Title: Initial Pesticide Certification
Location: Roundup
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: (
406) 323-2704
Sign-in Sheet For Program Sponsor

December 16, 2004
District 2
Program Number: 2004105
Title: Private Applicator Recertification and Training
Location: Philipsburg Museum
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information: (
406) 859-3304

December 21, 2004
District 3
Program Number: 2004124
Title: Initial Private Applicator Training
Location: MSU Northern Brockman Center Room 209, Havre, MT
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits for recertification and initial training
For More Information: (
406) 265-5481 x 233
Click Here For Agenda
Recertification Sign-in Sheet For Program Sponsor
Ongoing Program Number: 2004118
Title: Responsible Pesticide Use in Golf Course Management
Location: http://www.gcsaa.org/learn/online/pestuseo.asp
Private Applicator Credits: 6 PRIVATE credits 
For More Information:
Golf Course Superintendents Association of America http://www.gcsaa.org/learn/online/pestuseo.asp

 

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