Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Younes Conference Center, 416 W Talmadge Rd., Kearney, NE
Room 1
Pest Management & Pesticide Safety
Room 2
Crop, Economics, Soil & Water Management
8 – 8:50 am Registration/Check-in
8:50 – 9 am Welcome

Insect Management

9 – 9:15 am 2021 Year in Review – Bob Wright

9:15 – 9:30 am Soybean Insect Management Update – Wayne Ohnesorg

9:30 – 9:45 am Alfalfa Insect Management Update – Ron Seymour

Nutrient Management

9 – 9:50 am – Nutrient Management for Corn Using the N Calculator – Jenny Rees, Steve Melvin, Sarah Sivits, Amy Timmerman, Todd Whitney

Disease Management

10 – 10:15 am Corn Disease Update – Tamra Jackson-Ziems

10:15 – 10:30 am Soybean Disease Update – Sarah Sivits

10:30 – 10:50 am Wheat Disease Update – Amy Timmerman

Water Management

10 – 10:25 am – Fertigation Equipment and Procedures for In-Season Nitrogen Application – Steve Melvin

10:25 – 10:50 am – Exploring Ways to Reduce Pumping Costs – Steve Melvin

Pesticide Application

11 – 11:50 am Spray Quality & Carrier Rate Effects on Pesticide Efficacy and Drift – Bob Klein et al.

11:50 am – 12:20 pm Spray Nozzle Demonstration Group 1 – Randy Lloyd and Bob Klein

Soil Management

1:30 – 1:55 pm Nitrogen Source Management: Past & Current Research – Javed Iqbal

1:55 – 2:20 pm Precision N Management Tools – Guillermo Raul Balboa

12:20-1 pm
Group 1 Lunch
11:50-12:30 pm
Group 2 Lunch
12:30 – 1 pm Spray Nozzle Demonstration Group 2 – Randy Lloyd and Bob Klein

Agribusiness Management

12:30 – 12:55 pm Economics Related to Input Decisions for 2022 – Glennis McClure

12:55 – 1:20 pm Cropland Cash Rental Rates & Flex Leases in 2022 – Jim Jansen

Pesticide & Environmental Safety

1 – 1:30 pm Protecting Wellheads and Waterways – Carla McCullough

1:30 – 2:20 pm Pesticides: Human Health, the Environment, and the Law – Jennifer Weisbrod, Frank Bright & Greg Puckett

Crop Management

1:30 – 2:20 pm What we have learned about planting green and drill interseeding cover crops – Jenny Rees, Chris Proctor, Steve Melvin

Weed Management

2:30 – 3:05 pm Management of herbicide resistant Palmer amaranth – Amit Jhala

3:05 – 3:20 pm Factors to Consider when multiple herbicide resistant soybean coexist – Amit Jhala

On-Farm Research

2:30 – 2:55 pm Cover Crop Interseeding Studies – Jenny Rees and Steve Melvin

2:55 – 3:20 pm Conducting Meaningful On-farm Research Trials – Sarah Sivits & Mark Kottmeyer

Survey & Pesticide License Recertification Survey & CCA Credit