Nebraska Crop Management Conference Agenda

Workshop Schedule

Wednesday, Jan. 24

*Required for Pesticide License Recertification

TimeCrystal 1Crystal 2Crystal 3Crystal 4
8 – 9 am Registration – Coffee and Rolls – Diamond 1 and 6
9 – 9:10 am Welcome – Diamond 3 and 8
9:10 – 10 am Tamra Jackson-Zeims – Corn Disease Update; Jenny Rees – Soybean Disease Update Yeyin Shi – Getting Started with Drones in Agriculture Amy Millmier Schmidt – How Does Soil Change When Manure is Applied? Tyler Williams – Climate Outlook and Crop Scenarios
10:10 – 11 am Tamra Jackson-Zeims – Corn Disease Update; Jenny Rees – Soybean Disease Update Ignacio Ciampitti – Soybean N Demand and N Credit Corey Brubaker – Fix it, Don’t disk it: Ephemeral Gully Erosion – Soil Conservation Planning Nathan Mueller – Hail Know: New Resource Package; Tony Adesemoye – Soil Diseases and Weather
11:10 am – 12 pm Clyde Ogg* – Laws, Safety, and Environmental Protection Review Ignacio Ciampitti – Soybean N Demand and N Credit Amy Millmier Schmidt – How Does Soil Change When Manure is Applied? Tyler Williams – Climate Outlook and Crop Scenarios
12 – 1 pm Lunch – Diamond 3 and 8
12:30 – 12:50 pm Lunch Speaker
1 – 1:50 pm Bob Klein* – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly; Kyle Broderick* – What’s New in Plant Pathology Guest Speaker Corey Brubaker – Fix it, Don’t disk it: Ephemeral Gully Erosion – Soil Conservation Planning Nathan Mueller – Hail Know: New Resource Package; Tony Adesemoye – Soil Diseases and Weather
2 – 2:50 pm Sarah Schlund* – Fungicides are for Fungi; Ron Seymour* – Emerging Crop Insect Issues Jay Parsons – Precipitation Risk Management for Second Crop Annual Forages Rick Koelsch – Can "Sustainability" be Measured in Nebraska Cropping Systems? Roger Elmore – Corn Growth and Development: What's Normal, What's Not?
2:50 – 3:10 pm Break – Diamond 1 and 6
3:10 – 4 pm What’s New in Industry Jay Parsons – Precipitation Risk Management for Second Crop Annual Forages Rick Koelsch – Can "Sustainability" be Measured in Nebraska Cropping Systems? Steve Melvin – Sprinkler Package Design; Bill Kranz – Variable Rate Irrigation Economics
4:10 – 5 pm What’s New in Industry Roger Elmore – Corn Growth and Development: What's Normal, What's Not? Brian Krienke – Feasibility of Sensor Based Nitrogen Fertigation Management in Corn Steve Melvin – Sprinkler Package Design; Bill Kranz – Variable Rate Irrigation Economics
5 – 7 pm Industry Sponsored Reception – Diamond 1 and 6

Thursday, Jan. 25

*Required for Pesticide License Recertification

TimeCrystal 1Crystal 2Crystal 3Crystal 4
7 – 8 am Registration – Coffee and Rolls – Diamond 1 and 6
8 – 8:10 am Welcome – Diamond 3 and 8
8:10 – 9 am Kevin Bradley – The dicamba dilemma. Where do we go from here? Chuck Burr – TAPS – Farms Management Competition; Daran Rudnick – Soybean Irrigation Strategies Nathan Mueller – Nebraska On-Farm Research Network: Your Farm, Your Answers Tom Hoegemeyer – Hybrid by Year Interactions: Corn Breeders' Views of Nebraska Corn Production
9:10 – 10 am Kevin Bradley – The dicamba dilemma. Where do we go from here? Chuck Burr – TAPS – Farms Management Competition; Daran Rudnick – Soybean Irrigation Strategies Nathan Mueller – Nebraska On-Farm Research Network: Your Farm, Your Answers Tom Hoegemeyer – Hybrid by Year Interactions: Corn Breeders' Views of Nebraska Corn Production
10 – 10:20 am Break – Diamon 1 and 2
10:20 – 11:10 am Stevan Knezevic – Multiple-resistance weeds and Dicamba micro-rates on sensitive crops Brian Krienke – Feasibility of Sensor Based Nitrogen Fertigation Management in Corn Daren Redfearn – Online Crop Residue Exchange; Gary Lesoing – Cover Crop Selection Tool Robert Tigner – Effective Financial Resource Management
11:20 am– 12:10 pm Stevan Knezevic – Multiple-resistance weeds and Dicamba micro-rates on sensitive crops Brian Krienke – Feasibility of Sensor Based Nitrogen Fertigation Management in Corn Mary Drewnoski and Jenny Rees – Long-term Cover Crop Grazing On-Farm Research Jessica Groskopf – Market Outlook & Effective Grain Marketing Plan 2018
12:10 – 1 pm Lunch – Diamond 3 and 8
12:30 – 12:50 pm Lunch Speaker
1 – 1:50 pm Clyde Ogg* – Laws, Safety, and Environmental Protection Review Chuck Burr – Chemigation Training Daren Redfearn – Online Crop Residue Exchange; Gary Lesoing – Cover Crop Selection Tool Robert Tigner – Effective Financial Resource Management
2 – 2:50 pm Bob Klein* – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly; Kyle Broderick* – What’s New in Plant Pathology Chuck Burr – Chemigation Training Katja Koehler-Cole and Chris Proctor – Integrating Cover Crops into Corn and Soybean Systems Jessica Groskopf – Grain Market Outlook & Effective Grain Marketing Plan 2018
3 – 3:50 pm Sarah Schlund* – Fungicides are for Fungi; Ron Seymour* – Emerging Crop Insect Issues Chuck Burr – Chemigation Training Mary Drewnoski and Jenny Rees– Long-term Cover Crop Grazing On-Farm Research Katja Koehler-Cole and Chris Proctor – Integrating Cover Crops into Corn and Soybean Systems