As 2018 soybean price forecasts hover at or below last year’s levels, emphasizing input efficiencies, pest management, and marketing options will be key to increasing profitability. This year’s Northeast Wisconsin Grain Crops Production Clinic, featuring UW-Extension and marketing specialists, will provide you strategies for increasing your soybean productivity and ROI. The clinic will be held on February 20, 2018, from 10 am to 2 pm, with registration beginning at 9:30, at Doc’s Harley Davidson’s Hog Barn, W2709 WI-29, Bonduel, Wisconsin.
The agenda includes:
- Unravelling the influence of management practices on soybean yields – Shawn Conley, UW-Extension Soybean and Small Grains Specialist
- Integrated approaches in white mold management – Damon Smith, UW-Extension Field Crops Pathologist
- Current state of herbicide resistance in Wisconsin & Tips on waterhemp management – Rodrigo Werle, UW-Extension Cropping Systems Weed Specialist
- Market outlook 2018 – Will we make or take a price? – Brian Rydlund, Market Analyst, CHS Hedging
Attendees should preregister by Wednesday, February 14th by calling the Shawano UWEX office at 715-526-6136. The cost of the event is $30 and registration forms can be found at: https://shawano.uwex.edu/upcoming-events/
Four Certified Crop Advisor CEUs have been applied for.