When: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019 (9:00 AM - 2:30 PM)
Where: The Atrium
1031 New Castle Rd.
Prospect, Pennsylvania 16001
registration deadline: February 25, 2019
The Penn State Extension Crops Conferences are conveniently located around the state. Each conference offers a day-long program with at least two concurrent breakout sessions, giving attendees the opportunity to select topics that are relevant to them and their agricultural operations.
In addition to hearing valuable cropping information from Penn State Field and Forage Crop Specialists, participants will also earn a minimum of 2 category and 2 core pesticide education credits.
Do not miss your opportunity to hear from Penn State Specialists in a location near you!
- Individuals interested in earning pesticide, nutrient management, and/or certified crop adviser credits
- Pesticide applicators
- Nutrient Managers
- Crop Advisers
- Key crop management issues
- Latest crop industry information from extension experts and commercial exhibitors
08:30 am Registration - Visit with Exhibitors
09:00 am Welcome
09:10 am Importance of Corn and Soybean Variety Selection (0.5 CM CEU)
Breakout Session 1
10:00 am Soil Fertility: Back to Basics (0.5 NM CEU; 0.5 PA NM)
10:00 am Ear Rots and Mycotoxins (0.5 PM CEU; 1 Category)
Breakout Session 2
10:50 am Stem Disease in Soybeans: Identification and Differentiation (0.5 PM CEU; 1 Category)
10:50 am Herbicide Resistance Management Strategies with Cover Crops (0.5 CM CEU; 1 Category)
Breakout Session 3
01:50 pm Exposure and Record Keeping (0.5 PM CEU; 1 Core)
01:50 pm Making the Most of your Nutrients with Manure Testing and Balance Sheets (0.5 NM CEU; 0.5 PA N)
Breakout Session 4
02:45 pm Optional Session: Dicamba Training (1 CM CEU; 1 Core; 1 Category)
02:45 pm Optional Session: Western Pennsylvania Fermented Beverage Growers Meeting (1 PM CEU; 1 Core; 1 Category)
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