Agronomy/Soybean Session – AM -Thursday, January 12, 2017

Exhibit Hall

Moderator:  Phillip Sylvester, Extension Agriculture Agent, University of Delaware

8:00 a.m.—8:30 a.m.
Doors Open-Visit with Exhibitors

8:30 a.m.—9:20 a.m.
Field Crops Disease Management Update
Dr. Nathan Kleczewski, Research and Extension Specialist, Plant Pathology, University of Delaware

9:20 a.m.—10:10 a.m.
Update to the UD Agronomic Crop Fertility Recommendations
Dr. Amy Shober, Extension Nutrient Management Specialist, University of Delaware

10:10 a.m. BREAK/VISIT WITH EXHIBITORS

10:40 a.m.—11:40 a.m.
A Grower’s Perspective on Producing High Yield Soybeans-Insight From a Grower
Dan Arkels, Illinois Farmer
Sponsored by the Delaware Soybean Board

11:40 a.m.—12:00 p.m.
Delaware Soybean Board Remarks and Awards
Jay Baxter, Delaware Soybean Board Chairman

12:00 p.m. LUNCH IN DOVER BUILDING
Sponsored by the Delaware Soybean Board

Session Summary:

DE Pesticide Certification Credits:  2.0
MD Pesticide Certification Credits:  4.0
DE Nutrient Management Credits:  1.50
MD Nutrient Management Credits:  2.0
Certified Crop Advisor Credits:  NM: 1.0, PM: 1.0, CM: 1.0