Macon Ridge Research Station field day set for September 5

September 5 field day for Louisiana's Macon Ridge Research Station. Wide variety of topics to be discussed.

A wide range of topics will be covered at the 2013 Macon Ridge Research Station Pest Management andCrop Production Field Dayset for September 5 in Winnsboro, Louisiana.

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Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. with field tours beginning at 9 a.m.

Among the topics to be covered:

  • Effect of management practices on late-season soybean quality.
  • Influence of starter fertilizer on corn and grain sorghum yield and plant development.
  • Pesticide application technology.
  • Pest management strategies.
  • Residue management and fall fertilizer applications.
  • Utilization of cover crops in production systems.
  • Biofuel/biochemical crop production.
  • Wheat variety selection and production practices.

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