University of Maryland Extension

Northern Maryland Field Crops Day

Northern Maryland Field Crops Day
When: 
Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Where: 
Online Webinar
Event Type: 
Description/Notes: 

Producers of corn, soybeans, hay and small grains will be interested in the various topics and sessions on the latest in Agriculture in Maryland.

The meeting will be held on December 3, 2020. Due to COVID-19, we will be offereing winter meetings online via Zoom or you may watch the recorded webinars at a later date. 

This meeting serves as Recertification for Maryland private pesticide applicators and offers recertification credits for Pennsylvania recertification. Also, producers can attend specific presentations to renew their Maryland nutrient applicator’s voucher.

Registration for Zoom: https://go.umd.edu/AgronDec3

Registration for USB: https://go.umd.edu/fieldcropsday

AGENDA

8:00am

Soybean Population Research Update

Bryan Butler, Principal Agent, Agriculture & Food Systems
University of Maryland Extension

8:30am

Pesticide Legal Update

Paul Goeringer,  Senior Faculty Legal Specialist
Agricultural & Resource Economics, University of Maryland Extension

9:00am

Weed Management Update

Kurt Vollmer, Weed Management Specialist, Agriculture & Food Systems
University of Maryland Extension

9:30am

MDA Pesticide Update

Kelly Love,  Agricultural Inspector, Pesticide Regulation
Maryland Department of Agriculture

10:00am

Sponsor  Highlights

10:15am

Precision Management in an Imprecise World

Josh McGrath, Extension Associate Professor, Agricultural Soil Management

Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, College of Agriculture, Food, and the Environment, University of Kentucky

10:45am

Cover Crops & Soil Carbon

Ray Weil, Professor, Department of Environmental Science and Technology University of Maryland College Park

11:45am

MDA Nutrient Management Update

Weylin Anderson,  Nutrient Management Specialist
Maryland Department of Agriculture

12:15pm

Adjourn

Complete recertification forms and program evaluations

You can get more information, or if you need special accommodations, please call the Baltimore County Office of the University of Maryland Extension at our phone number 410-887-8090.

To print the agenda (pdf) click "Related Files" at the bottom of the page.


OTHER VIRTUAL WINTER AGRONOMY MEETINGS SCHEDULED

December 1, 2020 (Tuesday) | 4pm-8:30pm
January 21, 2021 (Thursday) | 8am-Noon
February 17, 2021 (Wednesday) | 4pm-8:30pm
February 26, 2021 (Friday) | 8am-Noon

“The University of Maryland is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Equal Access Programs” “La Universidad de Maryland es una institución con Igualdad de Oportunidades de Empleo y con Igualdad de Acceso a Programas.”

Cost: 
FREE
Contact: 
Erika Crowl
Contact Email: 
ecrowl@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
410-887-8090
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