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International Crop Expo Programming

Soybean / Dry Bean - Wednesday, February 22

9:00 - 9:30 am

SCN in Dry beans ~ Berlin Nelson, NDSU

9:40 - 10:10 am

Market Outlook for Soybeans & Drybeans ~ Frayne Olson, NDSU Extension

10:20 - 11:30 am

(Joint Session with Small Grain and Potato)Assessing Soil Health: Building Resilience following a Wet Harvest ~ Marla Riekman, Manitoba Agriculture

Tillage: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly ~ David Lobb, University of Manitoba

 

 

Soybean / Dry Bean - Thursday, February 23

9:00 - 9:30 am

Soybean Production Factors ~ Greg Endres, NDSU Extension

9:40 - 10:10 am

Soybean GDD, IDC, N-Sulfur ~ Hans Kandel, NDSU Extension

10:20 - 11:30 am

Spray Drift Issues; Dicamba & more ~ Andrew Thostenson, NDSU Extension; Tom Peters, NDSU Extension; Daryl Ritchison, NDSU

Potato - Wednesday, February 22

9:00 - 9:30 am

United Potato Growers of America Update ~ Mark Klompien, CEO

9:30 - 9:50 am

Potatoes USA Update ~ Blair Richardson, President & CEO

9:50 - 10:15 am

Potatoes USA Food Service Market Overview ~ TK Kuwahara, Global Marketing Manager Potatoes USA

10:30-11:00 am

National Potato Council Update ~ John Keeling, Executive VP & CEO

11:00 - 11:20 am

Potato Fungicides The Gowan Way ~ Alan Helm, Gowan

11:20 - 11:40 am

Dow AgroSciences Solutions For Insect Mgmt in Potatoes ~ Patti Prasifka, Harvey Yoshida, Mike Lees

11:40 am - 12:00 pm

IPM And Agronomic Management of Innate Gen 2 Varieties ~ Jolyn Rasmussen, Simplot Plant Sciences

Potato - Thursday, February 23

9:00 - 9:10 am

MN Certified Seed Reports ~ Jeff Miller, MN Dept. of Ag

9:10 - 9:20 am

ND Certified Seed Reports ~ Kent Sather, ND State Seed Department

9:20 - 9:45 am

Dicamba Drift, Inversions & Exposure to Sensitive Crops ~ Dr. Andy Robinson, NDSU/UMN

9:45 - 10:15 am

Expected Weather Patters for the 2017 Growing Season ~ Daryl Richinson, NDSU

10:30 - 11:00 am

The Rules for Draining Excess Water from ND Fields ~ David Saxowsky, NDSU

11:00 - 11:30 am

Black Dog Biology: New Opportunities for Control ~ Neil Gudmestad, NDSU

11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Update on Dickeya ~ Steve Johnson, University of Maine

Small Grains - Wednesday, February 22

9:00 - 9:30 am

Straw Marketing Opportunity ~ Tom and Stephanie Borgen, Pacific Ag

9:40 - 10:10 am

CSP Program Update ~ Matt Waterworth, USDA NRCS

10:20 - 11:30 am

(Joint Session with Soybean/Dry Bean and Potato) Assessing Soil Health: Building Resilience following a Wet Harvest ~ Marla Riekman, Manitoba Agriculture

Tillage: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly ~ David Lobb, University of Manitoba

 

 

Small Grains - Thursday, February 23

9:00 - 9:30 am

Fertilizer Economics - Probability of a Positive Return ~ David Franzen, NDSU Extension

9:40 - 10:10 am

Simple Steps to Better Marketing ~ Bret Oelke, Innovua Agra

10:20 - 11:30 am

Farmland Values and Trends &  Used Farm Machinery Values and Trends ~ Scott Steffes, Steffes Group