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Event:
National Diabetes Prevention Program

This lifestyle change program includes education and support for people with prediabetes and those at a high risk for prediabetes, and is designed to help people lose weight, be more active, and to prevent the onset of type 2 diabetes.

Class Offerings:
Mondays starting October 7, 5:15 – 6:15 pm at Cass County Annex Building, Fargo
Wednesdays starting November 6, 5:30 – 6:30 pm at Sanford Health SouthPointe Clinic,Fargo

Date:October 7, 2019 - November 4, 2020
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Rita Ussatis

Phone: 701-241-5700
Fax: 701-241-5935
E-mail: rita.ussatis@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/casscountyextension/food-nutrition-and-health/national-diabetes-prevention-program
Event:
Circle of Security®
Date:November 14, 2019 - November 14, 2024
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701.857.6450
Fax: 701.857.6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Love and Logic

Pending for credit with ND Growing Futures.
Class meets once per week for 5 weeks, starting January 6.

Date:January 6 - February 3, 2020
City:Forman, ND
Contact:
Cindy Klapperich

Phone: 701-724-3355
E-mail: cindy.klapperich@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/sargentcountyextension/events/parenting-the-love-logic-way
Event:
Burleigh County HOpen Hippology Contest
Date:February 1, 2020
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Lorie Erickson

Phone: 701-805-5503
E-mail: lorie@theprinters.com
Event:
Northwest District Archery Match ~ Minot

Open to all active 2019-2020 4-H members
Age Divisions:
*Beginner (8-10 Years on January 1)
*Junior (11-13 years)
*Senior (14 and over)
Bow Divisions: Bare bow and unlimited Freestyle
Course of Fire: 30 arrows at 15 yards (All Beg. Junior, and Senior Barebow)
60 arrows at 20 yards (Senior Freestyle only)
Target: All bare bow- 80cm NASP face
Freestyle– Option single 40 cm or 5 bull NFAA Blue and White indoor face

Not Available to at this time; registration will be on 4honline.com

Date:February 1, 2020
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
emily.goff

Phone: 1-701-857-6450
Fax: 1-701-857-6454
E-mail: emily.goff@ndsu.edu
Event:
NW Judging Contest

4-H & FFA Livestock Judging, Hippology, Horse Judging,Crop Judging/Agrononmy, Livestock Quiz Bowl, Horse Quiz Bowl

Date:February 1, 2020
City:Stanley, ND
Contact:
Jim Hennessy

Phone: 701-628-2835
Fax: 701-628-1676
E-mail: jimh@co.mountrail.nd.us
Event:
Basic Beginnings
Date:February 4, 2020
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701.857.6450
Fax: 701.857.6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Parenting the Love & Logic Way®
Date:February 6, 2020
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701.857.6450
Fax: 701.857.6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: North Central Research Extension Center, 5400 Hwy 83 S
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 6, 2020
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Badlands Livestock Judging Contest
Date:February 8, 2020
City:Bowman, ND
Contact:
Leah King

Phone: 7015235271
E-mail: ndsu.bowman.extension@ndsu.edu
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Aerial Applicators Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their Aerial certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way
Core: Aerial/Ground
Location: St Cloud, MN, Rivers Edge Convention Center, 104th Ave S
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm
Tristate Aerial Applicators Convention

Date:February 11, 2020
City:St Cloud, MN
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Basic Beginnings
Date:February 11, 2020
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701.857.6450
Fax: 701.857.6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop
Date:February 11 - 12, 2020
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Greg Endres

Event:
Active Parenting: First Five Years

Enjoying and Enhancing Your Child’s First 5 Years. Have fun, while meeting other parents and learning effective skills for parenting young children, ages 0-5 with this video and discussion based program.

Date:February 13, 2020
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701.857.6450
Fax: 701.857.6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Parenting the Love & Logic Way®
Date:February 13, 2020
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701.857.6450
Fax: 701.857.6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
4-H LAW Event

LAW combines the best of Civic U parliamentary procedure activities and contest with the engaging government events of Citizenship in Action! Youth in grades six to 12 who are interested in civic engagement and the political process will not want to miss this weekend!

Registration Fee: $115 includes shirt, materials for the event, lodging and all meals during the conference.

Youth will participate in 4-H Parliamentary Procedure event, judicial system events, a mock trial and a service project. Youth will be assigned to a parliamentary procedure team upon arriving and will be coached through a number of events.

Lodging
Room arrangements for youth are based on two to four youth per room and assigned by age and sex. Youth can request roommates when registering.

Chaperones – At least one adult chaperone must accompany every 10 youth. Counties may combine to share chaperones. Chaperones must register and pay the same fee as youth participants. Chaperones will be asked to transport and accompany youth to their group to activities throughout the weekend. Chaperones will not room with youth participants and will be assigned two to a room. If you wish to room by yourself, you will be responsible for your own room reservations and room expenses.

Date:February 15 - 17, 2020
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Sue Quamme

Phone: 701-231-7251
E-mail: susan.quamme@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/website_master/programs_events_master/overnight_tripscamps/law_leadership_awareness_weekend_previously_known_as_cia_and_civic_u/
Event:
Signing

Communicating before there are words. This is an awesome opportunity for learning basic sign language to use with young children. Signing is an effective, fun way to decrease frustration between you and your child.

Date:February 18, 2020
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701.857.6450
Fax: 701.857.6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Home Alone Program
Date:February 18, 2020
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
NDSU Extension Burleigh County

Phone: 701-221-6865
E-mail: ndsu.burleigh.extension@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/burleighcountyextension
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Burke County Extension, 103 Main St
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 18, 2020
City:Bowbells, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Stutsman County Extension, 502 10th Ave SE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 18, 2020
City:Jamestown, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Pierce County Extension
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 18, 2020
City:Rugby, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: LaMoure County Extension, 202 4th Ave NE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 18, 2020
City:LaMoure, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Richland County Extension
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 18, 2020
City:Wahpeton, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: McKenzie County Extension, 205 6th St NW
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 18, 2020
City:Watford City, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Grand Forks Public Safety Center, 1220 S 52nd St
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 20, 2020
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Active Parenting: First Five Years
Date:February 20, 2020
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701.857.6450
Fax: 701.857.6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Registration at 12:30pm
Training will run from 1-4pm at the Morton County Courthouse

Please register at https://tinyurl.com/MortonPrivate

Date:February 20, 2020
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Renae Gress

Phone: 667-3340
E-mail: renae.gress@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://tinyurl.com/MortonPrivate
Event:
West River Judging Contest

Mercer County 4-H and Beulah FFA will be hosting an agronomy/crops, livestock, ag sales, and hippology contest.

Date:February 22, 2020
City:Beulah, ND
Contact:
Craig Askim or Dena Kemmet

Phone: 701.873.5195
Fax: 701.873.5993
E-mail: craig.askim@ndsu.edu or dena.kemmet@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/mercercountyextension
Event:
Signing
Date:February 25, 2020
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701.857.6450
Fax: 701.857.6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Farming and Ranching for the Bottom Line

Keynote Speaker-Fred Provenza
Featured Topics- soil and human health connection, NDSU agribiome initiative, innovative producer panel, weather crystal ball, perspectives from industry, producer and banker and more

Event will take place at the BSC National Energy Center for Excellence. There is no cost to attend the event. Pre-register by February 18 at https://triple-bottom-line.eventbrite.com

Date:February 25 - 26, 2020
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Cindy Makedonski

Phone: 250-4518 ext 3
E-mail: lucinda.makedonski@nd.nacdnet.net
Web site: https://triple-bottom-line.eventbrite.com/
Event:
Eastern Crop & Pest Management School

The school is designed for individuals who will be scouting crops for pest and production problems. The program has multiple components to teach the basics in weed, disease and insect identification and scouting procedures, plus hands-on sessions devoted to important pest and production issues for major crops in the region. The school helps prepare individuals to be successful field scouts, and will update agricultural professionals on research and crop production recommendations for major crops grown in North Dakota.

Speakers include NDSU state and area Extension specialists and North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station faculty. Reference materials will be provided.

For further information about the content of this program, contact Darla Bakko in the Plant Pathology Department at (701) 231-8866 or email darla.bakko@ndsu.edu

Date:February 25 - 26, 2020
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Darla Bakko

Phone: 701-231-8866
Fax: 701-231-7851
E-mail: darla.bakko@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/extplantpath/events
Event:
Pesticide Recertification Training

Registration starts at 8:30 a.m., training begins at 9 a.m.

Date:February 27, 2020
City:Beulah, ND
Contact:
Craig Askim

Phone: 701.873.5195
E-mail: craig.askim@ndsu.edu
Event:
Active Parenting: First Five Years
Date:February 27, 2020
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701.857.6450
Fax: 701.857.6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf Recertification Training

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: NDSCS Skills & Tech Training Center, 1305 19th Ave N
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:February 28, 2020
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Sargent County 4H Horse Quiz Bowl and Hippology Contest

4-H Horse Quiz Bowl and Hippology contest hosted by Sargent County 4-H.
Contact Julie Hassebroek or the Sargent County Extension Office.

Date:February 29, 2020
City:Forman, ND
Contact:
Julie Hassebroek

Phone: 701 678 4056
E-mail: hasfarm@drtel.net
Event:
Active Parenting: First Five Years
Date:March 1, 2020
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701.857.6450
Fax: 701.857.6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
4-H Foundation Scholarships DUE

Scholarships are available to present and former ND 4-H members through the 4-H Foundation.

Date:March 1, 2020
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Penny Dale

Phone: 701-231-8569
E-mail: penny.dale@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/4_h_foundation/scholarships/