COLUMBUS — With the deadline fast approaching and certification classes available this winter, the Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA), The Ohio State University and the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) will be available to discuss how farmers can attend training courses and become certified through the Agricultural Fertilizer Applicator Certification Program.

What: Ohio Agriculture Fertilizer Applicator Certification

Who: ODA Director David Daniels, Ohio State Field Specialist Greg LaBarge, OFBF Executive Vice President Adam Sharp

When: Jan. 12, 10 to 10:30 a.m.

How: Dial-in number: 877-347-5524, Conference code: 6840274863

The call will also focus on the uniqueness of the certification program and the importance of the training to agriculture in Ohio.