Reserve your seat for all-new agronomic content from Farm Journal Field Agronomists Ken Ferrie and Missy Bauer. Take part in this year’s five game-changing events, each designed to help you take your operation to the next level. The curriculum uses the Systems Approach to teach new strategies to maximize yields and revenue. Register today to take part in our innovative summer colleges. Early bird discounts end June 1. Sign up by this date and be entered in a drawing for a gun giveaway. All events will offer CEU credits.
Mon., July 13
This event features in-the-field breakouts and classroom sessions to teach farmers how to take zone management from a concept to an investment that saves money while boosting yields. Topics include: hands-on zone creation; how to collect quality data; software and hardware hybrid characteristics with field limitations.
One-Day Session: Tues., July 14
Two-Day Session: Wed.-Thurs. July 15-16
Rooted in the Systems Approach, the advanced curriculum focuses on how to farm under the nutrient loss reduction strategies of tomorrow. Topics include: nitrogen timing and placement; hands-on breakouts to evaluate different nitrogen and phosphorus application sources; timings and rates; and how cover crops play a role in reducing nutrient loss.
Tues., Aug. 4
Understanding soybean yield components is the cornerstone of this one-day hands-on event designed to prepare farmers for the race to higher yields. Content includes: how to protect soybean yields from planting to harvest; in-field scouting to evaluate early season, mid-season and late season plants; population management and its effect in-canopy; and how to identify and manage resistant weeds.
Two-Day Session: Wed.-Thurs. Aug. 5-6
The quest to ratchet up corn yields starts with a fundamental understanding of corn production and management. Using the Systems Approach this event provides: tips on scouting during early season, mid-season and late-season growth stages; how to manage population by hybrid for your soils; a below-ground assessment of root growth and soil density; and an in-depth look at nutrient management.
To check out all-new content and register, click here or call (877) 482-7203.
Sponsor support provides an enriched experience and bargain for attendees. Those current sponsors include: AgriGold, Agro Culture Liquid Fertilizer, BASF, Compass Minerals, Eco Agro Resources, FMC, Great Plains Manufacturing, Precision Planting and Verdesian Life Sciences.