January 22, 8:30am–3:30pmWhere
Founder’s Hall at Sauder Village 22611 State Route 2, Archbold, OH
Tips on effective management practices for the 2016 crop production season, including how to manage soybean cyst nematode and how to improve yields with nitrogen timing, will be discussed during the annual Northwest Ohio Corn-Soybean Day Jan. 22.
The workshop is presented by OSU Extension educators and specialists, as well as agriculture industry professionals. Topics include:
Managing Soybean Cyst Nematode in Ohio.
Water Quality and Phosphorus Management.
New Herbicide-Tolerant Traits and Weeds Update.
Nutrient Management for Forage and Pasture.
Improving Yield and Water Quality with Nitrogen Timing.
Attending the Corn-Soybean Day will fulfill the three-hour requirement for private pesticide applicator recertification and the two-hour Ohio Fertilizer Applicator Certification and Training (FACT) program required for those with a pesticide license.
Commercial Ohio applicators can get three hours of pesticide credits, including core, 2A, 2C and 2D,” he said.
Three hours of Michigan pesticide recertification credits and four hours of Certified Crop Adviser continuing education credits will also be available. From 3:45 to 5:15 p.m. there will be sessions to fulfill core and fumigation (category 6) for pesticide applicators, he said.
Registration for the day is $35 by Jan. 13 and $60 at the door on a limited basis, The cost includes materials, continental breakfast and lunch. For more information, contact Eric Richer or call 419-337-9210.