Show Me Soy School Field Day – July 31, 2018
The field day will include updates on high oleic soybean breeding, new soybean uses, MU Certified Strip Trials and other checkoff programs, as well as Missouri’s Dicamba and 2,4-D status with a great lineup of speakers, including:
–Dr. Andrew Scaboo
–Dr. Kevin Bradley
–Dr. Kaitlyn Bissonnette
–Dr. John Lory
–Dr. Bryon Wiegand
CAFNR Dean Dr. Christopher Daubert and USB director Meagan Kaiser of Bowling Green, Mo. are also expected to speak.
New for 2018, a demonstration area featuring biodiesel, SCN testing, phenotyping equipment, Dicamba testing and monitoring equipment, the NRCS Rainfall Simulator, and assistance with the Herbicide Injury App will be available.
The event will be held at the Bay Farm Research Facility, at 5601 S. Rangeline Rd., in Columbia. Using your GPS to find us? The zip code is 65201.
Registration opens at 8:30 a.m., with a welcome and introductions at 8:50 before heading out for tours and workshop sessions.
Lunch and educational materials are included at no charge. Please RSVP to Amber by email or by calling (573) 635-3819 to ensure there’s plenty of lunch, handouts and seating.