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Conservation Focus Workshop: PARP Training & Purdue Ag Outlook Meeting

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Kuhlman Center

861 Salisbury Road North

Richmond, IN 47374

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Plan to join us for the Conservation Focus Workshop: PARP and Ag Outlook Meeting on March 21, 2019. Registration and the noon meal are free. (please see below for PARP fees). A full day of informative topics focused on agricultural conservation, with an "Ag Outlook" meeting in the afternoon. A small trade show of area agribusiness exhibitors will be available throughout the day.

Private Pesticide Applicator Credit, Commercial CCH Credit and Certified Crop Advisor Credit will be offered. There is a $10 PARP fee, due at completion of the PARP session.


  • 8:00 AM Free Registration

    enjoy complimentary doughnuts and coffee

MORNING SESSIONS:

  • Agency Updates & Sponsor Corner

  • CISMA’s (Cooperative Invasive Species Management Areas) Liz Yetter

  • PARP:

*2018-2019 Weed Update and Forecast- Marcelo Zimmer, Purdue Weed Science Extension Specialist

*Weather Apps for Wind Speeds & Inversion- Jonathan Ferris, Extension Educator

*Dicamba Update- Marcelo Zimmer, Purdue Weed Science Extension Specialist

Noon: Free Lunch, provided by area agribusiness sponsors and funds from the Wayne County Foundation Match Grant.

AFTERNOON SESSION:

  • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM: Ag Outlook Meeting- Dr. Michael Langemeier, Professor of Agricultural Economics and Associate Director of Purdue’s Center for Commercial Agriculture


Please contact the Wayne County SWCD at 765-373-9542 with any questions.


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