Manure Applicator Certification Programs

Participants will receive required training for certification on safety, regulations, nutrient value, and economics of manure management. Specialized training programs are available for commercial, confinement site and dry/solid manure applicators. Visit the Iowa Manure Management Action Group website for more information.

Commercial Manure Certification Program

January 4, 2024
ISU Extension and Outreach O'Brien County Office
340 2nd Street SE, Primghar

  • First Showing at 9 a.m. to 12 noon
  • Second Showing at 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

No cost to attend, but registration is required. Call 712-957-5045 to register. 


Confinement Manure Certification Program

February 6, 2024
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Northwest Iowa Community College, Building A, Room 117
603 W Park Street, Sheldon

No cost to attend. Registration is not required. Call 712-957-5045 with questions. 


If you are unable to attend on the above date, reshows of the trainings will be done by DVD on the first Thursday of the month at our office, 340 2nd Street SE in Primghar.

Reshow appointments can be scheduled for 9 a.m. or 1 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month, pending the schedule is still open. 

Applicators are required to call ahead to make an appointment at least one day prior to the viewing date. If no one calls to schedule an appointment, the DVD(s) will not be shown.

To schedule a reshow appointment, call 712-957-5045.