Upcoming Webinars

Combatting Troublesome Weeds: Palmer Amaranth and Horseweed

JANUARY 29, 2015 | 1 P.M. CT

Palmer amaranth and horseweed (marestail) can cause growers costly problems in soybeans, cotton and corn. Join this Webinar for expert advice on how to effectively control and manage these troublesome weeds. You’ll hear from Dr. Christy Sprague from Michigan State University on management strategies for Palmer amaranth. Dr. Tom Mueller, University of Tennessee, will address glyphosate-resistant horseweed (marestail) management, and Dr. Bob Bruss, Nufarm Technical Services Manager, will give a brief overview on Nufarm products to help fight these tough weeds.

1 CCA CEU in Pest Management | Registration courtesy of Nufarm

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Seed Care Success: Insights from Retailers on Technology and Trends

NOW ON DEMAND | ORIGINAL AIR DATE: DECEMBER 17, 2014

Many ag retailers have successfully integrated seed care products into their service mix, building a significant profit niche for their businesses. Tune in December 17 to hear insights from a panel of experts on why they implemented seed treatments into their offerings, what equipment they are using, how they are managing customer expectations, and much more. Plus, you’ll hear product updates from several leading seed care providers.

1 CCA CEU in Pest Management | Registration courtesy of ABM, BASF, Monsanto BioAg, USC, and Valent

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Introduction to Producer Risk Management — Selective Hedge Software

NOW ON DEMAND | ORIGINAL AIR DATE: DECEMBER 10, 2014

As agricultural retail professional and advisors to producers, we must be armed with the newest grain marketing tools to get the job done. Moving into a more challenging risk management atmosphere, growers must know on a daily basis where their net profit stands in relation to their original goals, and how to pull together a comprehensive grain marketing program. Selective Hedge provides the platform to accomplish this. Selective Hedge is designed to:

  • Be an interactive enterprise data management software program.
  • Protect and maximize profit per acre.
  • Create a daily snapshot of a crop’s value relative to the marketplace conditions.
  • Outline and model the producer’s hedging strategies in a clear, concise, and easy to understand visual format.
  • Provide the right information at the right time for the producer to make sound financial decisions.

1 CCA CEU in Professional Development | Registration courtesy of Perdue AgriBusiness

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The Hidden Threat of Phytophthora and Pythium

NOW ON DEMAND | ORIGINAL AIR DATE: NOVEMBER 4, 2014

Seedling diseases can be a chronic problem in soybeans. Phytophthora and Pythium are two of the most prevalent early-season diseases that soybean growers face. Join this webinar featuring Dr. Alison Robertson of Iowa State University to learn more about management strategies for these problems.

1 CCA CEU in Pest Management | Registration courtesy of Valent

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A New Era of Soil Crisis?

NOW ON DEMAND | ORIGINAL AIR DATE: OCTOBER 9, 2014

Since the late 1940s, grain yields have exploded due to fertilizer usage, technological advances and improved cultural practices. But how does this impact our soil? Are farmers keenly aware of grain nutrient removal rates? Are they keeping up with yield trends in determining removal amounts? Are we creating a soil nutrient crisis? Join us as we explore the current state of our soils and why it pays to consider the impact of commodity pricing on your fertilizer management plan.

1 CCA CEU in Nutrient Management | Registration courtesy of The Mosaic Co.

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