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2019 GCIA Peanut Seed Short Course

Date & Time
February 27th, 2019 8:00 AM
Location
UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center (Google Map)
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2019 GCIA Peanut Seed Short Course

February 27, 2019

UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center

 

8:30 Registration

9:00 Presiding

- Terry Hollifield, Executive Director

9:10 Peanut Production Update

- Dr. Scott Monfort, Extension Peanut Specialist

UGA College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences

9:35 Peanut Market Forecast

- Tyron Spearman, Executive Director

National Peanut Buying Points Association

10:00 GDA Tifton Lab Update

- Dr. John Shugart, Division Director

Georgia Department of Agriculture Laboratory Division

10:25 Break

10:40 Update on Peanut Sustainability Research

- Dr. Marshall Lamb - Senior Research Food Technologist

National Peanut Research Laboratory

11:05 Peanut Seed Treatment

- Dr. Tim Brenneman, Professor - Peanut Disease Management

UGA College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences

11:30 Peanut Insect Management

- Dr. Mark Abney, Extension Entomologist

UGA College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences

12:00 Closing Remarks

- Billy Skaggs, Certification Program Manager

 

GA PESTICIDE CREDIT

4 hours in Cat 21: Plant Ag; 4 hours in Cat 25: Seed Treatment; 2 hours in Cat 10: Private Applicator

To register, contact the GCIA office at 706-542-2351 or email joy.cooper@georgiacrop.com

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