- Tuesday, February 13, 2018, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
2 DEC Pesticide Recertification Credits for Categories: 1, 10 or 21.
Certified Crop Advisor CEUs: 1 CEU Integrated Pest Management; 1 CEU Crop Management.
You must be present by 10:30 and have your Applicator ID with you upon signing roster to receive credit.
10-10:30 a.m. - Registration, Coffee and Danish
10:30-11:15 a.m. - Genetically Engineered Crops and Pest Management: Silver Bullet or Just Another Tool in the Toolbox? Dr. Margaret Smith, Professor of Plant Breeding, Cornell University, School of Integrative Plant Science, Plant Breeding and Genetics Section
11:15 am - Noon Perennial Weed Control in Corn and Hay Crops Dr. William Curran, Professor of Weed Science, Penn State University, Department of Plant Science
Noon-1:30 pm Lunch
1:30-2 p.m. - Testing Corn Hybrids for Silage Quality and Yield Joe Lawrence, Dairy Forage Systems Specialist, PRO-Dairy Program
2-2:30 p.m. - The failing of our BT-corn events against Corn Rootworm and Western Bean Cutworm
Dr. Elson J. Shields, Department of Entomology, Cornell University
2:30-3 p.m. - Question and Answer Panel of all speakers
Registration is $30 per person: Pre-registration is required!
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Herkimer County
5657 State Route 5
Herkimer, NY 13350.
Make checks payable to: Cornell Cooperative Extension
Please call 315.866.7920 if you have any questions.
Registration must be received in the office by noon on Friday, February 9, 2018.
Registration allows us to communicate any cancellations or changes in arrangements.