On Farm Research and ROI Session – Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Exhibit Hall Board Room 

Moderator:  Jen Nelson, Resource Smart LLC 

1:00 p.m.—1:15 p.m.
Welcome and Introduction: Why On-Farm Research?
Keiller Kyle, The Nature Conservancy
Jen Nelson, Resource Smart LLC 

1:15 p.m.—2:00 p.m.
Tips, Tricks, Trials and Tribulations of
On-Farm Research
Joshua McGrath, University of Kentucky 

2:00 p.m.—2:45 p.m.
Precision Agriculture Economics and Decision Making-Beyond Profitability
Jordan Shockley, University of Kentucky 

2:45 p.m. BREAK/VISIT WITH EXHIBITORS

2:50 p.m.—3:00 p.m.
Available Grants and Technical Assistance for On-Farm Research Projects
Jason Challandes, Delaware State University

3:00 p.m.—4:00 p.m.
Walking Through the Steps of a Successful
On-Farm Research Trial
Anthony Martin, Iowa Soybean Association,
On-Farm Network 

4:00 p.m. ADJOURN 

Space is limited. Please RSVP to Keiller Kyle at or call at 315-730-7454 by January 11, 2019.

Session Summary:

DE Pesticide Certification Credits:  0
MD Pesticide Certification Credits:  4.0
DE Nutrient Management Credits:  0.50
MD Nutrient Management Credits:  1.0
Certified Crop Advisor Credits: CM:1.50, PD:.50