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NEPAC Field Day

August 26, 2021
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Afternoon sessions optional
4821 E 400 S
Columbia City, Indiana
Whitley County
8:00 - 8:30 am  Registration, Refreshments & Vendors
8:30 am  Welcome
8:35 - 10:00 am  Concurrent Early Morning Sessions
  • 8:35 - 9:15 am  Session 1
    • Group A - Station 1
      • Weed Control Update - Marcelo Zimmer, Purdue Weed Science Specialist
    • Group B - Station 2
      • Crop Diseases Update - Darcy Telenko, Purdue Extension Field Crops Pathologist
  • 9:20 - 10:00 am  Session 2
    • Group A - Station 2
      • Crop Diseases Update - Darcy Telenko, Purdue Extension Field Crops Pathologist
    • Group B - Station 1
      • Weed Control Updates - Marcelo Zimmer, Purdue Weed Science Specialist

10:00 - 10:15 am  Break/Vendors

10:20 - 11:45 am  Concurrent Late Morning Sessions

  • 10:20 - 11:00 am  Session 3
    • Group A - Station 3
      • Agronomic Management of Corn Following a Rye Cover Crop - Daniel Quinn, Purdue Extension Corn Specialist
    • Group B - Station 4
      • Soybean Update - Shaun Casteel, Purdue Extension Soybean Specialist
  • 11:05 - 11:45 am  Session 4
    • Group A - Station 4
      • Soybean Update - Shaun Casteel, Purdue Extension Soybean Specialist
    • Group B - Station 3
      • Agronomic Management of Corn Following a Rye Cover Crop - Daniel Quinn, Purdue Extension Corn Specialist

11:50 - 12:15 pm  Pesticide Minibulks - Ann Kline, Extension Educator, Noble County

12:15 - 12:30 pm  NEPAC Research Plots* - Tom Richards, NEPAC Farm

12:30 pm  Lunch/Vendors & Sign-Up for PARP Credit, Sign-Up for CCHs, CEUs, as applicable**

1:30 pm  Optional Sessions

  • Self-Guided Research Plot Tours*
  • Other Features may be available

6:00 - 8:00 pm Pond Clinic - If you would like to attend a pond clinic this evening (Aug 26), please let us know before you leave, if you have not already pre-registered. Bring a lawn chair!

*The Northeast Purdue Agricultural Center has many demonstrations and research projects being conducted on this working farm.

**This program has been approved for Private Applicator credit (PARP) and for commercial Applicator credit (CCHs). Certified Crop Advisor credits (CEUs) may be available. Call 260-244-7615 for details prior to event.

Registration

Please contact Purdue Extension-Whitley County at 260-244-7615 to pre-register by August 20th with your name and phone number. Please also indicate special dietary needs at this time. Due to the generous support of our financial sponsors, there is no charge for lunch. However, we cannot guarantee a lunch if you do not RSVP by the deadline.

This program is approved for Private Applicator Recertification Program (PARP) credit. The $10 fee will be paid by Indiana Corn Marketing Council and Indiana Soybean Alliance at this program for those with valid licenses that sign the official sheets after morning program. Thank you!


 

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