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  • To apply for a chemigation permit, a cooperator needs to contact the LRNRD main office at 308.928.2182 or 800.353.1297.
  • Safety equipment will be inspected prior to use (see video link below). Application is approved if all equipment is functional. An application will not be approved until all equipment passes inspection.
  • Cooperator must have a current Certified Applicator’s Permit or have someone who has a Certified Applicator’s Permit set up and calibrate chemigation equipment prior to use.
  • Approved applications must be renewed yearly by June 1st. If not renewed by June 1st, the permit expires.
  • Renewed applications are spot-checked once within a four-year period.
  • Cooperator’s or the person setting up and calibrating chemigation equipment must renew their Certified Applicator’s Permit every fourth year.

Permit Costs

  • New Chemigation Permit, $50
  • Permit Renewal, $15
  • Emergency Permit, $500

pdf Chemigation Form       

pdf Chemigation Form fillable form 4 20 2021

Chemigation Inspection and Agri-Chemical pump Video's

Click this video to observe a chemigation inspection conducted by the LRNRD. Chemigation Operation and Inspection (LRNRD) on Vimeo

Watch this video that related to the agri-chemical pump and a potential failure from systems being operated remotely. Chemigation Agrichemical Pump Shutoff (LRNRD) on Vimeo


Please inquire at the Lower Republican NRD for more information.

$21 each + tax
Please inquire at the Lower Republican NRD for more information.

$50 per reading
(no tax)
Please inquire at the Lower Republican NRD for more information.

Testing for nitrates—free
Testing for Bacteria— $19.25

$7.00 per hundred + tax
Flags are packaged in amounts of 100 flags per bundle; flags will be sold in whole bundles only, no bundles will be broken for resale.

Lower Republican NRD | 30 North John Street | P.O. Box 618 | Alma, NE 68920 | Phone: 308.928.2182 / 800.353.1297 | E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.