purdue ag field day 

PINNEY FIELD DAY - August 21

Registration starts at 8 A.M. and lasts until 8:30 A.M. Programs begin at 8:30 A.M. and will end at approximately 2:00 P.M. 

Featured speakers & topics include:

7:30 - 8:15 AM CDT  - Registration, PARP Sign ups, Exhibits
8:15 - 9:15 AM CDT  - Welcome and Introductions
                                 Chris Hurt - Ag Outlook: What's Coming in the Ag Economy for 2014? A New Farm Bill? Crop Prices? Farm Incomes?
                                 Land Values? Rents?
9:20 - 12:00 PM CDT - Tours and Program Presentations
  • ​Kiersten Wise - Updates on Corn Disease Management
  • Shaun Casteel - Advancing Soybean Yield with Management
  • Jim Camberato/Bob Nielsen - Corn N Management and Seeding Rates to Maximize Profit
  • Bill Johnson/Bryan Overstreet - Problem Weeds: Herbicide Resistance & Control Strategies
  • Fred W​hitford - Your Farm Runs on Tires: Products, Pesticides, People
12:00 PM CDT          - Sponsored Pork Chop Lunch
5:30 - 8:00 PM CDT  -  Twilight Program Presentations
  • Tony Vyn - Late-Season Nutrient Uptake in High Yield Corn: Management Implications
  • Travis Legleiter/Bryan Overstreet - Problem Weeds: Herbicide Resistance & Control Strategies
  • Fred ​Whitford - Your Farm Runs on Tires: Products, Pesticides, People​

PARP Credit can be earned at either the field day or the twilight session, not both.

Directions

Located 5 1/2 miles East of Valparaiso or 1 mile West of Wanatah on US Highway 30 then North 1/2 mile on County Line Road (Porter/LaPorte). Watch for signs.
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