2022 Georgia Corn Shortcourse, Dec. 14th, Tifton Campus Conference Center

Growers, agribusiness men and Extension educators, consultants, please consider attending the 2022 Georgia corn shortcourse on Tuesday, Dec.14th in the Tifton Conference Center, in Tifton, GA. You can register on-line at the url listed below the agenda. Updates are provided by UGA scientists and Georgia Corn Growers Assn, the Georgia Corn Commission and the National Corn Growers Assn. Mr. Rome Ethredge will present the 2022 award winners for high yield.

  8:00-8:15 –    Registration

  8:15-8:30 –    Welcome, Dr. Timothy Grey, UGA Crop and Soil Sc. Dept Hd

  8:30-9:00 –    Dr. Simer Virk: Precision Ag in corn production

  9:00-9:30 –    Dr. Eric Prostko: Weed control in corn

  9:30-9:45 –    Break – visit with sponsors

  9:45-10:15 – Dr. Henry Sintim: Optimizing nutrient management for corn production

10:15-10:45 – Dr. Wes Porter: Irrigation management for corn production

10:45-11:00 – Break – visit with sponsors

11:00-11:30 –  Dr. Bob Kemerait: Disease and nematode control for corn

11:30-12:30 – Lunch Updates from:

NCGA Dir. PAC and Political Strategy, Ann Thompson;

Chairman, Georgia Corn Commission and Mike Jaros, Sec.Treasury, GCGA;

UGA Interim Corn Agronomist, Rome Ethredge; Recognition of Corn Yield Winners;

Dr. Dewey Lee, State Exec. Dir., presentation of Door Prizes. 

Pre-register at: https://uga.ungerboeck.com/prod/emc00/register.aspx?OrgCode=10&EvtID=12232&AppCode=REG&CC=120121626516&accountcode=*acctcode  or register on-site.

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