COVINGTON, Ind. — Purdue University Extension and University of Illinois Extension are collaborating to offer their annual Bi-State Crop Management Conference, being held at The Beef House Restaurant (16501 Indiana State Road 63, Covington, IN) on Tuesday, Dec. 4. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. EST (7:30 a.m. CST), and the presenters will begin at 9 a.m. EST.
Topics of this year’s conference will include:
· Field Crop Disease by Nathan Kleczweski, Illinois Extension Specialist, Field Crop Plant Pathology
· Managing Soybeans: Yields to Sulfur by Shaun Casteel, Purdue Soybean Specialist
· CSI: Chemical Scene Investigation by Kevin Neal, OISC Pesticide Investigator
· US Crop Update: Impacts of Ag Tariffs into 2019 by Chris Hurt, Purdue Ag Economist
The conference will include a break midway to enjoy a Beef House buffet lunch and conclude at 2 p.m.
The cost for the program is $20, which includes lunch, payable at the door or in advance online. Education credits for Indiana Private Applicators, Certified Crop Advisors, and Indiana Commercial Applicators have been applied for and will be available for an additional $10
Pre-registration is required by calling 217.333.7672 or online at go.illinois.edu/BiState. Please register by November 27.
Purdue Extension and University of Illinois Extension provide equal opportunities in programs and employment. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please contact your local Extension Office.
— University of Illinois Extension