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UGA Corn Shortcourse

The 2022 Georgia Corn Shortcourse will be held on Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at the UGA Tifton Conference Center, in Tifton, Georgia.

 AGENDA

 8:00-8:15 – Registration

 8:15-8:30 – Welcome, Dr. Timothy Grey, UGA Crop and Soil Sc. Dept Hd

8:30-9:00 – Dr. Simer Virk: Precision Ag in corn production

 9:00-9:30 – Dr. Eric Prostko: Weed control in corn

 9:30-9:45 – Break – visit with sponsors

 9:45-10:15 – Dr. Henry Sintim: Optimizing nutrient management for corn production

10:15-10:45 – Dr. Wes Porter: Irrigation management for corn production

10:45-11:00 – Break – visit with sponsors

11:00-11:30 – Dr. Bob Kemerait: Disease and nematode control for corn

11:30-12:30 – Lunch Updates from:

NCGA Dir. PAC and Political Strategy, Ann Thompson;

Chairman, Georgia Corn Commission and Mike Jaros, Sec.Treasury, GCGA;

UGA Interim Corn Agronomist, Rome Ethredge; Recognition of Corn Yield Winners;

Dr. Dewey Lee, State Exec. Dir., presentation of Door Prizes. 

On-site registration will also be available.

Contact me if you have any questions.