Register for the March 6 nitrogen conference

Farm Forum

Registration is open for Nitrogen: Minnesota’s Grand Challenge and Compelling Opportunity. The conference will be Friday, March 6, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. at the Best Western Plus Kelly Inn of St. Cloud, Minn.

The event is free of charge, but registration is required by February 27, 2015. For more information and to register, visit

The conference is focused on nitrogen management for crop producers and ag professionals. Nitrogen is essential for crop production, but many factors influence the efficient use of this nutrient in agricultural systems. Managing this nutrient effectively in Minnesota is important for financial and environmental benefits.

Topics range from nitrogen markets and climate trends to accounting for nitrogen credits and in-season nitrogen management. Seven continuing education credits (CEUs) will be available. The full agenda is available at

This event is collaboration between University of Minnesota Extension and the Minnesota Department of Agriculture.