2015 SMaRT (Soybean Management and Research Technology) Meetings
Date: January 21, 2015
Time: 8:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Location: Brentwood Restaurant, 178 Park Dr, Caro, MI
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The results of the 2014 SMaRT on-farm research projects and other related soybean research will be presented. Participants will also learn about the future direction of Michigan Soybean Checkoff-funded research. Ample time has been provided for questions, comments and discussion.
The Michiagn Soybean Checkoff program is covering all costs. However, pre-registration is requested to ensure an accurate count for lunch and materials. Please register by following the link below or call the Michigan Soybean Promotion Committee office in Frankenmuth at 877.769.6424.
Time - All programs will begin at 8:45am and will end with a complimentary lunch.
8:45am Registration and coffee
9:00am Welcome and SMaRT Introduction - Mark Seamon, MSPC Research Coordinator
9:10am 2014 SMaRT on-farm Research Trial Results - Mike Staton, MSU Extension Soybean Educator
10:20am Results from a Multi-State Agronomic Practices Research Study - Randy Laurenz, MSU Research Assistant
11:00am Agronomic Management Practices of the Top Yielding Farms in the Michigan Soybean Yield Contest - New Birkey, Spartan Agricultural Consulting LLC
11:30am Identify Potential 2015 Research Projects and Discussion - Mike Staton & Mark Seamon
12:15pm Complimentary Lunch (courtesy of Michigan Soybean Promotion Committee)
This program has been approved for 2 pesticide applicator recertification credits.