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Virtual Agronomy Meeting

When: 
Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021 - 4:00pm to 8:30pm
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Virtual Winter Agronomy Meeting

Thursday, February 17, 2021
Registration: https://go.umd.edu/AgronFeb17

4:00pm

Herbicide and Weed Update

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

4:30pm

Bt Traits in Corn

Alan Leslie, Agent, Agriculture & Food Systems
University of Maryland Extension

5:00pm

Weed Management for Pastures

Jeff Semler, Principal Agent, Agriculture & Food Systems
University of Maryland Extension

5:30pm

MDA Pesticide Update

Jeff Semler, Principal Agent, Agriculture & Food Systems
University of Maryland Extension

6:00pm

Sponsor  Highlights

6:15pm

Interpreting a Soil Test

Andy Kness, Agent, Agriculture & Food Systems
University of Maryland Extension

6:45pm

Fertility Management for Forages

Amanda Grev, Agent, Forage Specialist, Western Maryland Research and Education Center, Agriculture & Food Systems
University of Maryland Extension

7:15pm

Cover Crop Mixes

Sarah Hirsh, Agent, Agriculture & Food Systems
University of Maryland Extension

7:45pm

Increasing the Protein Content of Soft Red Winter Wheat

Nicole Fiorellino, Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist, Agronomy
Plant Science & Landscape Architecture, University of Maryland Extension

8:15pm

Adjourn

Complete recertification forms and program evaluations

CCA, Nutrient Management and Private Pesticide Applicator credits will be offered for MD, DE, & PA

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
December 3, 2020  (Thursday)  | 8am-12:15pm
January 21, 2021 (Thursday)  | 8am-Noon
February 26, 2021  (Friday)  | 8am-Noon

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Cost: 
Free
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