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Mississippi State University Row Crop Short Course

December 2 @ 8:00 am - December 4 @ 12:00 pm

$40

Monday, December 2nd

8:00 – 9:00: Registration
9:00 – 9:30: CLRDV: What We Know and What We Don’t Dr. Tom Allen – Mississippi State University
9:30 – 10:00: Distribution and Symptomology from CLRDV: An Alabama Perspective Dr. Austin Hagen – Auburn University
10:00 – 10:30: Impact of CLRDV on Plant Development and Yield Dr. Tessie Wilkerson – Mississippi State University
10:30 – 11:00: Aphid Management and Implications for CLRDV Dr. Phillip Roberts – University of Georgia
11:00 – 11:30: CLRDV – What We’ve Learned from an Entomological Perspective Dr. Alana Jacobson – Auburn University
11:30 – 12:00: Questions & Panel Discussion
12:00 – 1:00: Lunch – Charlie Williams Catering
1:00 – 1:30: Nutrient Uptake in Irrigated Corn & Soybean Dr. Bobby Golden – Mississippi State University
1:30 – 2:00: Precision Irrigation Management – Challenges and Opportunities Dr. Michael Plumblee – Clemson University
2:00 – 2:30: The High Price of Telling the Truth About GMO’s Dr. Kevin Folta – University of Florida
2:30 – 3:00: The Science Behind Herbicide Volatility Dr. Tom Mueller – University of Tennessee
3:00 – 3:30: Break
3:30 – 4:00: Application Technology – Making the Most of $$ Spent on Pesticides Dr. Tommy Butts – University of Arkansas
4:00 – 4:30: Herbicides and Tank Mixes in Corn and Soybean Dr. Ben Lawrence – Mississippi State University
4:30 – 5:00: Herbicide Programs in Mississippi Row Crops Dr. Jason Bond – Mississippi State University
6:00 – 10:00: Social Mixer with Heavy Hors D’oeuvre

Tuesday, December 3rd

8:00 – 8:30: Agricultural Policy and Trade Dr. Darren Hudson – Texas Tech University
8:30 – 9:00: Seed Treatment & Foliar Products in Cotton Dr. Scott Stewart – University of Tennessee
9:00 – 9:30: Insecticide Performance for Tarnished Plant Bug in Cotton Dr. Ben Thrash – University of Arkansas
9:30 – 10:00: Current Performance of ViP Traits in Cotton Dr. David Kerns – Texas A&M University
10:00 – 10:30: Break
10:30 – 11:00: Cotton Compensation for Fruit Loss Due to Insects Dr. Whitney Crow – Mississippi State University
11:00 – 12:00: Stress, Anxiety, and Depression Affecting America’s Growers Mr. Ted Matthews – Psychologist – Minnesota Dr. David Buys – Mississippi State University
12:00 – 1:00: Lunch – Charlie Williams Catering
1:00 – 1:30: Management of Bollworms in Soybean Dr. Don Cook – Mississippi State University
1:30 – 2:00: Assessing Insecticide Performance Failures Dr. Jeff Gore – Mississippi State University
2:00 – 2:30: The Historic South Delta Flood of 2019 Mr. Peter Nimrod – Chief Engineer – Mississippi Levee Board
2:30 – 3:00: Forgotten Backwater Flood Ms. Mary Catherine Brooks – Mississippi State University
3:00 – 3:30 Break
3:30 – 4:00: Farming After the Flood – Soil Fertility Considerations Dr. Jac Varco – Mississippi State University
4:00 – 4:30: Farming After the Flood – A Growers Perspective Mr. Jeffrey Mitchell – Grower – Rolling Fork, MS
4:30 – 5:00: Turkeys and Agriculture – Stories from a World Champion Turkey Caller Mr. Preston Pittman – Pittman Game Calls – 5 Time World Champion Turkey Caller
6:00 – 10:00: Steak and Shrimp Dinner and Social Event Cotton Mill Conference Center Live Music: Hard Luck Chuck

Wednesday, December 4th

8:00 – 8:30: Understanding Insect Thresholds in Agronomic Crops Dr. Angus Catchot – Mississippi State University
8:30 – 9:00: Crop Insurance and Disaster Programs for Growers Dr. Keith Coble – Mississippi State University
9:00 – 9:30: Agricultural Policy and the Farm Bill Dr. Joe Outlaw – Texas A & M University
9:30 – 10:00: Impact of Planting Date and Harvest Timing of Peanut in Mississippi Dr. Brendan Zurweller – Mississippi State University
10:00 – 10:15: Break
10:15 – 10:45: Improving Impact of Corn Planting Inputs Dr. Erick Larson – Mississippi State University
10:45 – 11:15: Soybean Management Considerations Planting to Harvest Dr. Trent Irby – Mississippi State University

11:15 – 11:45: Cotton Fertility – Spend Wisely Darrin Dodds – Mississippi State University
11:45: Lunch – Charlie Williams Catering

Consultant’s License Renewal For: Entomology, Plant Pathology, Weed Control
Pesticide Applicator Re-Certification for the Following: Category 1A – Agricultural Pest Control – Plant, Category 10 – Research and Demonstration Pest Cont.
Certified Crop Advisor CEU Availability: Pest Management, Crop Management, Nutrient Management, Soil and Water, Professional Development

Details

Start:
December 2 @ 8:00 am
End:
December 4 @ 12:00 pm
Cost:
$40
Website:
http://extension.msstate.edu/row-crop-short-course

Organizer

Mississippi State University
Phone:
(662) 325-2701
Email:
Kjohnson@pss.msstate.edu

Venue

Cotton Mill Conference Center
100 Mercantile Lane
Starkville, MS 39759 United States
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Phone:
662-338-3116
Website:
www.themillatmsu.com