The Graves-Chapple Research Center will host its annual field day on Tuesday, Aug. 22 at the Center near Rock Port.
The field day will begin with a breakfast at 7:30 a.m. Tours will begin at 8 a.m. and a lunch will be served at noon. The last tour leaves the headquarters building at 11:15 a.m. The event, as well as the meals, are free and open to the public.
Dicamba Management Tour
Kevin Bradley – The Situation with Off-target movement of Dicamba in Missouri: Where do we go from here?
Andy Luke – Why the Introduction of Dicamba tolerant crops is different from Roundup and Liberty
Ray Massey – Herbicide injury: liability and insurance concerns
Pest Management Tour
Wayne Flanary – Strategies for Increased Control of Marestail
Greg Luce – Current and Future Corn and Soybean Insect Issues
Tamra Jackson-Ziems- Corn Streaks, Spots, Blights, Blotch, and Rust – Don’t get caught with your plants down
Crop Management Tour
Scott Brown – What Level of Cash Rental Rates Can Be Supported Under Today’s Lower Crop Returns?
Peter Scharf – Nitrogen Application Timing and Rates When Faced With a Tight Budget
Robert Kremer – Management for Improved Soil Health
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 8:00am to 12:00pm
Graves-Chapple Research Center
201 Highway 136 East, Rock Port, MO 64482