Training and events
Information about specific events and classes is listed below. Note that training dates, locations and fees are subject to change or cancellation. For more information, or to receive feedlot program publications, contact Samantha Adams, 218-316-3892 or Forrest Peterson, 320-441-6972.
Following is a schedule of training sessions for county feedlot officers.
WebEx — interactive desktop computer training for county feedlot officers:
- WebEx Feb. 26, 2014 – Swine disease update and biosecurity guidelines, Sarah Scheick, U of M Extension; Approval process for eligible alternative county feedlot officer training (1 hour 1 minute)
- WebEx recording of the February 27 meeting
- WebEx recording of the April 24 meeting
- WebEx April 26, 2012 – MOU on mortalities (1 hour 20 minutes)
- WebEx Aug. 29, 2012 – Construction inspections-George Schwint (1 hour 24 minutes)
- WebEx June 26, 2013 – 7020 Feedlot Rule Update-Kim Brynildson (1 hour 8 minutes)
- WebEx Aug. 21, 2013 — Feedlot permitting information meetings (1 hour 40 minutes)
- WebEx Sept. 25, 2013 — Nitrogen report, Dave Wall; 7020 rule update, Kim Brynildson (1 hour, 20 minutes)
- WebEx Oct. 31, 2013 – Alternative standards implementation and bedrock removal – karst regions, George Schwint (20 minutes)
- WebEx Dec. 5. 2013 – 2014-15 Work Plan Training (1 hour 37 minutes)
- WebEx Dec. 18, 2013 – Owner assistance tracking form, work plan reviews; Courtney Ahlers-Nelson, Don Hauge (51 minutes)
- WebEx May 21, 2013 – How to enter registrations in Delta (12 minutes) (currently unavailable)
County Feedlot Officer training
- March 11-12, 2014: Initial training
- April 15, 2014: Land application
- April 22, 2014: Delta database
All sessions will be at the Kandiyohi County emergency management center, 213 Lakeland Dr., Willmar
- Process for determining eligible alternative trainings for county feedlot officers
- Approved eligible alternative training
- 2014 Winter Crop Days in Caledonia – Approved for 2 hours
- 2014 MN Crop Nutrient Management Conference – Approved for 5.5 hours
- 2014 Whitewater Farmer Led Council Workshop Series – Approved for 3 hours
Commercial Animal Waste Technician workshops
- Jan. 29, 2014: 8:30 a.m., Sauk Centre City Hall. Pre-register at 320-732-2644, or 320-251-7800x3.
- Feb. 20, 2014: 8 a.m., Best Western Victorian Inn, Hutchinson. Pre-register (required) at: www.mnmanure.com.
- Feb. 27, 2014: 11 a.m., Mankato National Guard Armory. Pre-registration not required. Fee: $25. Contact: 507-444-7488.
- March 12, 2014: 9:30 a.m., Slayton Pizza Ranch. Fee: $25. Pre-register at 507-283-8862, or 507-836-1164.
- March 14, 2014 (Pending): 12:30 p.m., Steele County Fairgrounds, Owatonna. Pre-registration not required. Contact: 507-444-7488.
- Webcast: MOU with Board of Animal Health and Dept. of Agriculture on carcass and debris disposal
- County Feedlot Officer Toolbox
- MinnFARM overview
- Board of Water and Soil Resources Training Events
- WebEx recording of Brad Carlson from U of M-Extension — Manure Applications, Drainage and Water Quality
- Extension Manure Management and Air Quality Education and Research
CFOs: New Citrix and Delta users must complete the following documents
- Computer Account Request Form for County Feedlot Program
- Data Privacy Acknowledgment for County Feedlot Program
If you need assistance with this page, contact the MPCA Help Desk at 651-757-2200.
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If you need assistance with this page, please review the “Delta Database Training Manual for CFOs (wq-f5-27)”, or contact your Regional MPCA Feedlot Program staff.
DELTA Core/Hub changes must be submitted to Feedlotpermit.PCA@state.mn.us