Agronomy Breakfast Summer Series & On Farm Research Tour

Are you looking for something to do this summer? Look no further this summer there will be the Agronomy Breakfast Series and an On-Farm Research Tour. The series will consist of 2 sessions held on Friday, June, 10 and Friday, July 8, 2022  and the On-Farm Research tour will take place on August 27, 2022. These events are open to the public and are FREE for Brown County Producers. Non-Brown County Producers will be charged $10/hr for pesticide credits and will not be charged until after the events have been completed.

 Agronomy Breakfast Series:
          When: Friday, June 10 & July 8, 2022 from 8:00-9:00am
Where: Brown County Fairgrounds: Ag. Administration Building (Next to Farm Bureau Office) 325 W. State St. Georgetown, OH, 45121
Registration: REQUIRED Participants can register online at Agronomy Breakfast Series.
Cost: Free for Brown County Producers, $10/hr. for Non-Brown County Producers (Payments will be collected after the series has concluded)
Friday, June 10, 2022 will include:
30 minutes of Private Pesticide Category CORE recertification
0.5 CCA Continuing Education Unit: Integrated Pest Management
Brown County Extension insect monitoring update: black cutworm, true armyworm, fall armyworm, western bean cutworm, european corn borer, and corn earworm.
Additional reports from the field (insect, weeds, disease).
Friday, July 8, 2022 will include:
30 minutes of Private Pesticide Category CORE recertification
0.5 CCA Continuing Education Unit: Integrated Pest Management
Brown County Extension field reports (insect, weeds, disease).

On-Farm Research Tour:
          When: Saturday, August 27, 2022
Where: Fussnecker Farms- 10068 Hamer Rd., Georgetown, OH 45121
Dailey Farms- 1193 Fite-Hauck Rd., Sardinia, OH 45171
Registration: REQUIRED Participants can register online at On-Farm Research Tour
Cost: Free for Brown County Producers, $10/hr. for Non-Brown County Producers (Payments will be collected after the event has concluded)
Fussnecker Farms- Here participants will be ale to receive:
30 minutes of Private Pesticide Category 1 (grain and cereal crops) recertification
0.5 CCA Continuing Education Units (Integrated Pest Management)
Overview of Fussnecker Farm’s/OSU Extension’s on-farm research plat: Soybean Fungicide
Dailey Farms- At this tour spot participants will be able to:
30 minutes of Private Pesticide Category 1 (grain and cereal crops) recertification
0.5 CCA Continuing Education Units (Integrated Pest Management)
Live drone demonstration: fungicide/cover crop application methods
Dinner and overview of Dailey Farm’s/OSU Extension’s on-farm research plat: Soybean Seeding Rates

*See the flyer below for more information.

You can register for the Agronomy Series and the On-Farm Research Tour online by using the links above or  by calling the Brown County Extension Office at 937-378-6716 or by emailing Amanda Perkins at perkins.715@osu.edu.

 

 

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