Precision Agriculture/Irrigation Session, Wed., Jan. 16, 2019

Exhibit Hall

1:00 p.m.—1:15 p.m.
Evaluation of Active Downforce Settings on Corn Emergence-First Year Project Update
James Adkins, Extension Engineer, University of Delaware 

1:15 p.m.—2:15 p.m.
Using Precision Technologies to Evaluate Practices on Your Farm
Chad Swindoll, Agronomist, Ag Leader Technology

2:15 p.m.—2:30 p.m.
Supporting Innovation in Agriculture
Ariel Gruswitz, Director of Innovation, Delaware Prosperity Partnership 

2:30 p.m. BREAK 

2:40 p.m.—3:15 p.m.
Realistic Uses for UAVs in Agriculture
Jarrod Miller, Agronomy Specialist, University of Delaware 

3:15 p.m.—4:00 p.m.
Irrigation Research Update-A Summary of University of Delaware Research Findings for Wheat, Corn and Soybeans
Dr. Cory Whaley, Extension Agriculture Agent, University of Delaware
James Adkins, Extension Engineer, University of Delaware 

4:00 p.m.—4:30 p.m.
Operation and Calibration of Fertigation and Chemigation Systems
James Adkins, Extension Engineer, University of Delaware 

4:30 p.m. ADJOURN

Session Summary:
DE Pesticide Certification Credits:  1.0
MD Pesticide Certification Credits:  4.0
DE Nutrient Management Credits:  2.0
MD Nutrient Management Credits:  2.0
Certified Crop Advisor Credits: PM:0.50,SW:1.0,CM:0.50, PD:0.50