Wednesday, June 30, 2021
8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
FREE TO ATTEND but registration is required.
Three CCA credits are available.
- Palmer amaranth, a member of the pigweed (Amaranthaceae) family, is one of the most troublesome weeds in corn/soybean fields.
- Field experiments will demonstrate how to control herbicide-resistant Palmer amaranth in herbicide-resistant and food grade white corn production.
2021 ON-SITE DEMONSTRATION OF PROJECTS
- How row spacing and herbicide programs can affect glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth control in field corn.
- Management of Palmer amaranth in
- Enlist E3 Corn (resistant to 2,4-D choline/glyphosate/glufosinate).
- Non-GMO food grade white corn.
- Effect of Palmer amaranth height on efficacy of post-emergence herbicides in Roundup Ready/LibertyLink corn.
8:30 a.m. – Registration (no cost) Enjoy rolls & coffee!
9 a.m. – Welcome
9:30 a.m. – Field Day Tours
11:15 a.m. – Presentations
12:15 – 1 p.m. – Lunch (Free)
1 p.m. – End of field day. Thank you for coming. Have a good trip home!
FIELD DAY LOCATION
From Geneva, NE, go south on Hwy 81 for 14.6 miles. Turn west onto Hwy 4 for 5.3 miles. Farm field is located on the south side of Hwy 4 between C St. and Renwick St. in Carleton. GPS: 40°18’24.7”N 97°40’29.0”W
Nebraska Extension Weed Management Specialist
We thank our sponsors, Nebraska Corn Board and Nebraska Extension.