Corn, Soybean, and Tobacco Field Day is July 27

Join on Thursday, July 27 for the UK Corn, Soybean, and Tobacco Field Day at the Research and Education Center Farm, 1205 Hopkinsville St., Princeton, KY 42445.

Registration begins at 7 a.m. CT, and wagons roll out at 7:50 a.m. Lunch is sponsored by the Kentucky Corn Growers, Kentucky Soybean Board, and Burley Stabilization Corporation.  

Topics:

SOIL HEALTH
The Impact of Cover Crops on the Optimal N Rate for Corn
Soil Health and How to Measure It
Making Fragipan Soils More Productive with a Ryegrass Cover-crop

PRODUCTION DECISIONS
Soybean Seed Inoculant in Corn-Soybean Rotations
Simple Practices for High Yield Corn
Management Strategies – Improved Decision Making

TOBACCO
Dark Tobacco Production Issues
Update on Chemical Topping of Burley Tobacco
Angular Leaf Spot in Dark Tobacco

IPM
Seed Treatments on Soybeans (North vs South)
Weed Control Issues – New Technology
Corn and Soybean Diseases Update

For additional information contact:
Colette Laurent,
UK Grain Crops Coordinator
claurent@uky.edu
(270) 365-7541 Ext 264

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