Graves-Chapple Research Center Field Day

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

Event Type

Exhibits, Training, Research






Contact Name

Jim Crawford

Contact Phone

(660) 744-6231

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