2020 SD DRAIN DITCH TRAINING SESSIONS

West Fargo, ND - Flatland Brewery @ 3140 Bluestem Drive, Suite 105
  • Monday, January 27th from 1:00pm - 4:00pm (session is full)
Fargo, ND - Skills & Technology Training Center @ 1305 19th Ave. N
  • Tuesday, January 28th from 8:30am - 11:30am (registration is closed)
  • Tuesday, January 28th from 1:00pm - 4:00pm (registration is closed)
Grand Forks, ND - Alerus Center @ 1200 S 42nd St.
  • Wednesday, January 29th from 8:30am - 11:30am (registration is closed)
  • Wednesday, January 29th from 1:00pm - 4:00pm (registration is closed)
  • Thursday, January 30th from 8:30am - 11:30am (registration is closed)
  • Thursday, January 30th from 1:00pm - 4:00pm (registration is closed)
Devils Lake, ND - Leading Edge Equipment @ 502 Hwy 2 West
  • Tuesday, February 4th from 10am - noon (registration is closed)
Online Training (register to receive log-in information)
  • Thursday, February 6th from 10am - noon CST (registration is closed)
Altona, MB - Altona Curling Club @ 227 10 Ave NW
SD DRAIN DITCH training will cover:
  • Navigating the program
  • GPS setup
  • Importing background images
  • Aligning background images
  • Ditching cut options
  • Backslope settings
  • 3D view
  • Ditch editing tools
  • Benefits of using a Slope Sensor
  • Hot Spotting your phone to use with SD Drain
  • Exporting SHP files & using Google Earth & John Deere Operations Center
  • Rust Sales Drainage Maps - Opening in Google Earth or LocusFree
  • User Feedback
You will need to bring your computer & power cord to training.  Rust Sales will NOT have any computers to use for training classes. For online training, we suggest you have your SD Drain computer nearby. Space is limited, so contact us today.
Previous Training:
2019 Online Training Session:
Click on links below for videos of the various sections of the 2019 SD Drain Ditch Training Online Session from 6 February 2019
  1. Installation
  2. Overview
  3. Survey a Ditch
  4. Edit a Ditch
  5. Auto Buttons
  6. Ditch Cutting Options
  7. Building a Level Pad
  8. Backsloping
  9. Benchmarks
  10. Project Button
  11. GPS Button
  12. DAC Button
  13. DAC Configuration
  14. Visual Button
  15. Program Button