The “The Nuts and Bolts About Corn & Soybean Production” is the theme for the 2012 Central Ohio Agronomy School is scheduled to begin on Monday evening Jan. 16 from 6:30 –9:00 p.m. This six-week program will provide the attendees with the most comprehensive, up-to-date crop production and agricultural technology information available. Here is the schedule:
Jan. 16 – Cover Crops – Jim Hoorman, OSU Extension
Jan. 23 – Weed Control – Mark Loux, OSU Extension
Jan. 30 – Precision Agriculture with Scott Shearer, The Ohio State University and Tim Norris, CEO AgInfoTech
Feb. 6 – Soil Fertility with Robert Mullen from the Potash Corp
Feb. 13 – Marketing & Outlook with Matt Roberts, The Ohio State University
Feb. 20 – Field Drainage with Larry Brown and Rob Clendening, Knox SWCD
This school provides 15 hours of continuing education credits (CEU’s) for Certified Crop Advisors and 2.5 hours of Commercial and 5 hours of Private pesticide recertification credits. Registration costs vary due to CEU and pesticide applicator credits. For more information contact the OSU Extension Office in Knox County (740 397-0401). The following link will provide more information for this program: http://knox.osu.edu/. An agenda and registration form is available here: http://agcrops.osu.edu/links/2012CentralOhioAgronomySchool.pdf/view.