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Upcoming Production Meetings

It is that time of year again.  A chance to hear what is new and how we can remain profitable in Agriculture.   Not only will you hear updates on production and pest management, but you will also get to enjoy a nice meal and visit with our industry partners that always help support these educational efforts. Pesticide Applicator re-certification hours are available at all meetings.  We have a full lineup of production meetings that began with our wheat weed control meeting November 19th.  See the full list of dates and speakers below:

1/24/2020 – Oglethorpe, GA 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Weed Update – Eric Prostko/Stanley Culpepper

Weed control in Cotton, Peanut, Soybean, and Corn

Updates to label changes

 

2/6/2020 – Reynolds, GA 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pecan Update

Tim Grey – Herbicide efficacy and fate in pecan orchards

Angel Acebes – Insect Update

Andrew Sawyer & Lenny Wells – Horticulture considerations for orchards

Jason Brock – Disease updates

 

2/7/2020  – Ogelthorpe, GA 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Cotton Update

Glenn Harris – Soil fertility and agronomics

Wes Porter – Irrigation Scheduling

 

2/11/2020 – USDA in Byron GA 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Peach Update

Wayne Mitchem – weed control update

Brett Blaauw – Insect pest management

Phil Brannen – Disease management

Chen – Dormex effects on high chill peach varieties

David Shapiro – Update on SARE project work.

 

2/12/2020 – Perry GA, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Peanut Update

Scott Montfort – Peanut Agronomics

Bob Kemerait – Peanut Disease Control

 

2/17/2020 – Ogelthorpe GA 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Corn Update

Corey Bryant – New Corn and Soybean Specialist

Dennis Jones (Pioneer seed)  Agronomic considerations

Quenton Jackson (Bayer) Agronomic considerations

 

2/27/2020 – Perry GA 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Forage and Beef:

Dr. Lisa Baxter, Dr. Jennifer Tucker