Agriculture and Horticulture in Wheatland County
Wheatland County Extension Agent, Mandie Reed is qualified and ready to help with all your nitrate testing needs. Contact her at 632-4728 or stop by the office to have a sample tested.
Annie's Project is designed to give women in agriculture the skills they need to be a productive part of their farms and ranches. This class is offered every-other year.
Initial Pesticide Training
Fergus/Petroleum County Extension will be hosting an Initial Pesticide Training program on May 15th in Lewistown. The event will be held in the upstairs room of Central Feed Grilling Co. from 8:15am to 5:15pm. The fee for this class is $20. Please RSVP to the Fergus/ Petroleum County Extension office (406-535-3919) by May 9th.
This program provides a no-test option for private applicators to renew or obtain their license, and will also provide 6 pesticide education credits for individuals who have a current license. You must attend the entire course to receive a license/credits.
Relevant Articles & News
Jeff Mosely present some interesting facts about agriculture.
This link will take you to a varitety of topics on how to best grow your garden, plant flowers, keep your lawn looking nice, take care of trees and much more. You can download most of them for free or stop by the Wheatland County Extension Office and we can print them out for you.