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Event Name:Utilizing Municipal Biosolids on Agricultural Land
Event Type(s):Training/Seminars
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This workshop, taught by Dr. Lee Jacobs, retired MSU Professor,
was designed to familiarize WWTP Operators, contractors, engineers,
regulatory personnel with land application as an option for
management of municipal biosolids.

1.2 Technical WW CECs
EGLE Course Code: 1180.
Event Date:8/30/2022 - 8/31/2022
Event Time:7:45 AM Registration on August 30th, Program concludes at 3:00 PM on August 31st
Location:Comfort Inn & Suites
2424 S. Mission
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

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Contact Person:Kisti Bodell
(phone: 517-641-7377)
Tuesday, August 30th
7:45 a.m.      Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m.      Basic Soil Science and Plant Nutrition
10:15 a.m.    Break
10:30 a.m.    Soil Testing and Nutrient Recommendations
11:45 a.m.    Lunch (provided)
12:30 p.m.    Equipment for Transporting and Applying Biosolids to Crop Land; Rate Application Problem
2:30 p.m.      Break
2:45 p.m.      Health Concerns and Public Acceptance of Biosolids Land Application; EGLE -- MDARD – MWEA – MSU -- MFB Partnership
4:45 p.m.      Adjourn
Wednesday, August 31st
7:30 a.m.      Continental Breakfast
8:00 a.m.      Calculating Biosolids Application Rates for Crop Land
10:00 a.m.    Break
10:15 a.m.    Workshop Problems on Calculating Biosolids Application Rates
11:45 a.m.    Lunch (provided)
12:45 p.m.    Problem Review; Federal 503 Regulations and MI Part 24 Rules
2:30 p.m.      Review and Wrap-up
3:00 p.m.      AdjournCertificates at registration desk

Registration Fee: $365 **Register by August 12th for a $40 discount!
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