2016 Ohio Intensive Soybean Management Workshop

Feb 25, 2016, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Location: 
Auglaize County Administration Building (downstairs) - 209 S Blackhoof, Wapakoneta

Looking for ways to maximize soybean yield and profit? Attend one of three hands-on workshops open to producers and other agricultural professionals.

The workshop is occurring at three locations:

  • Feb 9 – Clinton County Extension Community Room, Wilmington
  • Feb 24 – Evolution Ag, Plain City
  • Feb 25 – Auglaize County Administration Building, Wapakoneta

Topics and speakers include:

  • Soybean management – row width, seeding rates, and yield components (Dr. Laura Lindsey)
  • Soybean fertility – updating the Tri-State fertility recommendations (Steve Culman)
  • Soybean insect management – late-season pests and seed treatments (Andy Michel)
  • Soybean disease – seed treatments and soybean cyst nematode - managing the unseen (Dr. Anne Dorrance)
  • Local update

The following publications will be provided to all participants:

  • Ohio Agronomy Guide
  • 2016 Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois Weed Control Guide
  • Corn, Soybean, Wheat, and Alfalfa Field Guide
  • Profitable Soybean Disease Management Guide
  • Control of Insect Pests of Field Crops

Space is limited for the workshop. Advanced registration is due at least five days before each workshop. Cost is $70 per person; includes lunch. To register for Clinton County workshop, contact Tony Nye at nye.1@osu.edu or 937-382-0901. For Delaware County, contact Robert Leeds at leeds.2@osu.edu or 740-833-2030. For Auglaize County, contact Jeff Stachler at stachler.1@osu.edu or 419-739-6580. Commercial and private pesticide credits and CCA and CEU credits will be available.