1) Plan to use dicamba for weed control this year?
2) Need new ideas to boost yield and increase revenue?
If you answered “yes” to either of these questions, you will want to attend:
2017 Agronomy Day
March 9—9:00 am to 4:30 pm
Macon Community Center, Macon, IL
(Route 51 at Woodcock Road, south side of Macon)
Dr. Bob Wolf, national authority on crop spray technology, “Dicamba application issues.” Dr. Travis Legleiter, Purdue University weed specialist, “What are expectations from dicamba.” Monsanto and BASF representatives, “Dicamba products for 2017 crops.” Cathy Ward, Illinois Department of Agriculture, “Regulations for dicamba use in 2017.”
Lunch, compliments of sponsors
Noel Garcia, CCA, TPS Laboratory, soil test results, timing of nutrient application, corn and soybean tissue testing for timely response to the nutrient needs of the crop.
Dr. Larry Zibilske, TPS Laboratory, soil microbes and microbial additives. Jeff Brown, Blue Mound farmer, will discuss his use of the TPS lab recommendations and crop management.
Sponsors will have table top exhibits.
Doors open at 8:30 a.m. Attendance limited to 200.
You must pre-register at www.IllinoisFarmRadio.com to get a meal ticket and handouts.