Introduction to Nutrient Management

Introduction to Nutrient Management course outlines the basic agronomic principles that are in the Nutrient Management Act and Regulations.

You will learn about:

  • Land features and cropping practices that could lead to nutrient loss and environmental damage
  • How to recognize opportunities to maximize the use of the nutrients generated on-farm
  • How to use Best Management Practices that can reduce nutrient loss and maximize crop uptake of nutrients
  • Key terms and practices such as the N-Index, P-Index, red flags, and nutrient loss


Classroom course - see schedule below

Online course - available anytime


  • $102.24 for producers ($75.34 per person for additional members of farm or farm family)
  • $193.72 for non-producers ($139.92 per person for additional individual within organization)

Fee includes HST


*Note: Introduction to Nutrient Management Course is a 2 day course

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Course Date Time Location Register
Introduction to Nutrient Management Nov 29, 2018 to
Nov 30, 2018
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Desbarats Register
Introduction to Nutrient Management Fran├žais Dec 4, 2018 to
Dec 5, 2018
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Kemptville - French Register
Introduction to Nutrient Management Online Register

Register for course:

Registration Deadline is five business days prior to the course date.


Click on the "Register" link above in the schedule to register. You will be prompted to login or create an account before proceeding.




registration form

Mitton House

University of Guelph Ridgetown Campus

Attn: Mary Marg McDonald

120 Main St. East

Ridgetown ON  N0P 2C0


registration form

(if paying with Visa or MasterCard)

Reviewed 07/05/2016


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University of Guelph, Ridgetown Campus
120 Main St. E
Ridgetown, ON N0P 2C0