University of Minnesota Extension is launching the 5-part Strategic Farming – Optimizing Management for 2020 webinar series beginning December 19, 2019. This webinar series is an opportunity for farmers to gather and learn about research-based, crop production information throughout the year.
The primary target audience for the series is farmers, but all interested agricultural professionals, agency personnel, educators, etc. are welcome to participate. There is no fee to join the webinars, but you will need to register for each “live” webinar individually to join the discussion. Join live or tune in later as all sessions will be recorded and available for viewing at your convenience.
The First webinar in the series will be on December 19, from 2:00-3:00 pm, Back to the Basics Approach to Nutrient Management. On January 16, from 12:00–1:00 will be Soybean Management for 2020 and Beyond. On January 29, from 12:00 – 1:00, the topic is Cover Crops, Matching your Management Strategies and Goals. On February 13, from 12:00 – 1:00, New Pests and Pathogens complicate Minnesota soybean and corn production will be discussed. The final webinar will be on February 29 from 12:00 – 1:00, Hot topics in Weed Management, Putting the Pieces Together.
Visit the Strategic Farming: Optimizing management for 2020 webpage for more information and to register: z.umn.edu/strategic-farming