Ag Events Calendar

March 9, Lemmon: KBJM Farm and Home Show, 12 p.m., at Palace Theatre, 605-374-4177

March 12, Olivia, MN: University of Minnesota Extension Nitrogen Smart program, 1 p.m., at Renville Co. Government Center, z.umn.edu/NitrogenSmart

March 13, North Mankato, MN: University of Minnesota Extension Nitrogen Smart program, 1 p.m., at South Central College, z.umn.edu/NitrogenSmart

March 14, Brookings: soy110 Event, 7:30 a.m., at South Dakota State University, 605-330-9942

March 14, Grand Rapids, MN: Down on the Farm: Supporting Farmers in Stressful Times training, 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., at Itasca Community College, mda.state.mn.us/protecting/farmsafety.aspx, 651-201-6012

March 15, Thief River Falls, MN: Down on the Farm: Supporting Farmers in Stressful Times training, 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., at Northland Community & Technical College, mda.state.mn.us/protecting/farmsafety.aspx, 651-201-6012

March 16, Sioux Falls: 4th Annual Ag Friday, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., at Washington Pavilion, [email protected]

March 16, Cologne, MN: University of Minnesota Extension Nitrogen Smart program, 1 p.m., at Carver County Extension Office, z.umn.edu/NitrogenSmart

March 17, Sioux Falls: 15th Annual Ag Day, 19 a.m. – 2 p.m., at Washington Pavilion, [email protected]

March 19, Pierre: South Dakota Beef Industry Council meeting, 11 a.m., at Red Rossa Italian Grille and Conference Center, Suzy Geppert 605-224-4722 or [email protected]

March 20, Killdeer, N.D.: NDSU brine spill discussions, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m., at Dunn County Road Department, 701-444-3451, [email protected]

March 20, Ellendale, MN: University of Minnesota Extension Nitrogen Smart program, 1 p.m., at Community Center, z.umn.edu/NitrogenSmart

March 22, Watertown: Private Pesticide Applicator Training, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., at Codington County Extension building, 605-882-6300

March 22-25, Pierre: 2018 Wildland Fire Academy, 605-393-4229, [email protected]

March 23-24, Brookings: 95th Little International, at South Dakota State University campus

March 27, Sioux Falls: I-29 Moo University Dairy Beef Short Course Tour r, 8:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., at Denny Sanford Premier Center, 712-737-4230, [email protected]

March 27, Minot, N.D.: NDSU brine spill discussions, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m., at NDSU’s North Central Research Extension Center, 701-857-6444, [email protected]

March 27, Perham, MN: University of Minnesota Extension Nitrogen Smart program, 1 p.m., at The Cactus, z.umn.edu/NitrogenSmart

March 28, Ada, MN: University of Minnesota Extension Nitrogen Smart program, 9:30 a.m., at Ag Country, z.umn.edu/NitrogenSmart

March 29, Chanhassen, MN: University of Minnesota and the Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council 2018 Soybean Symposium, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., at University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, (612) 625-4298, [email protected]

April 5, Jamestown, N.D.: Produce Safety Training, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., at North Dakota Farmers Union, 701-231-7187, [email protected]

April 7-12, Chevy Chase, MD: 2018 National 4-H Conference, at National 4-H Center

April 17-20, Hilton Head, SC: Pork Management Conference, pork.org/pmc

April 18-20, Excelsior Springs, MO: Women Connected Conference, at Elms Hotel, [email protected], 620-874-4273

May 8-9, De Smet: Energize! Exploring Innovative Rural Communities Conference, 605-374-4177, [email protected]

May 20-23, Lexington, KY: ONE: The Alltech Ideas Conference

June 11-14, Altoona, IA: AgGateway 2018 Mid-Year Meeting, at Prairie Meadows, AgGateway.org

June 16-17, LaMoure, N.D.: 33rd Annual North Dakota Farm Toy Show & Auction & Craft Show, at LaMoure High School, 1-800-533-8293, toyfarmer.com

June 20-22, Rapid City: Grassfed Exchange National Conference

June 26-28, Portland, ME: 2018 National Agriculture in the Classroom Conference

Aug. 30 – Sept. 3, Huron: South Dakota State Fair

Oct. 16-17, San Francisco, CA: Challenge Advisory Agriculture 4.0 event, at Moscone Center, www.challenge.org/events/

Sept. 8-9, Delmont: Harvest/Kuchen Festival, (605)-779-5291

Nov. 3-5, Columbus, OH: 2018 Angus Convention

Nov. 5-7, Austin, TX: AgGateway 2018 Annual Conference, at Sheraton Austin Hotel, AgGateway.org

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