09-23-16 Eastern Colorado Crop Production Conference in Fort Morgan November 29-30

Eastern Colorado Crop Production Conference Fort Morgan, CO November 29-30

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EASTERN COLORADO CROP PRODUCTION CONFERENCE REVISED AGENDA

EASTERN COLORADO CROP PRODUCTION CONFERENCE

November 29 – 30 2016

Country Steak Out Restaurant

19592 E 8th Ave, Fort Morgan, CO

November 29, 2016

7:30 – 8:30

Registration

8:30 – 8:45 Wilma Trujillo Introduction
8:45 – 9:45 Molly McLaughlin Fate of Hydraulic Fracturing Chemicals Released to Soil and Water Ecosystems
9:45 – 10:45

Joe Brummer

Alfalfa and Grass Forage Fertility: Considerations for Improving Your Bottom Line
10:45 – 11:00 Break
11:00 – 12:00 Raj Khosla Mapping Variability for Precision Irrigation
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 Louise Comas Adapting Water Management to Water Scarcity
2:00 – 3:00 Kirk Broders Update on Bacteria Leaf Streak of Corn Caused byXanthomonas vasicola
3:00 to 3:15 Break
3:15 – 4:15 Frank  Peairs Current Issues in Field Crop Entomology
4:15 to 5:15 Justin Herman DuPont Zest™ herbicide:  A New Grass Control Option for DuPont™ Inzen™ grain sorghum
November 30, 2016
7:30 – 8:30 Registration
8:30 – 8:45 Ron Meyer Introduction
8:45 – 9:45 Maysoon Mikha Soil Health and Soil Management in the Great Plains Region
9:45 – 10:45 Reagan Wasksom Ag Water Conservation – Is Use It or Lose It a Concern?
10:45 – 11:00 Break
11:00 – 12:00 Chad Godsey

How Does Soil Sampling and Fertilizer Recommendations Play a Role in Today’s Precision Ag?

12:00 – 1:00 Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 Rick Novak

Can Industrial Hemp be an alternative crop on my farm?

2:00 – 3:00 Russell French

High Yield Irrigated Corn: Implementing Research and Adapting  for Profitable Production

3:00 to 3:15 Break

 

3:15 – 4:15 Troy Bauder

A Snapshot of 27 Years of Agrichemical Monitoring

4:15 to 5:15 Joel  Schneekloth

Influences of Tillage and Residue Management with Irrigated Corn Production