MSU Weed Tour

Date: July 1, 2015
Time: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: MSU Agronomy Farm located at 4450 Beaumont Rd, East Lansing, Michigan
Contact: Jessica Dunkel at 517-355-0271 ext 1139 or dunkelje@msu.edu.

Registration/check-in will begin at 8:30 a.m. with coffee, juice, and donuts and the field tour will kick off at 9:30 a.m. The tour will provide ample opportunity to look at research plots and participate in some short field presentations. Participants can compare their favorite corn and soybean herbicide programs to other commercial programs and evaluate and the latest weed management strategies. The morning tour ends with lunch. 

The afternoon tours begin at 1 p.m. with two concurrent tours: 1) The MSU Horticulture Farm Tour (College Road, south of Jolly Road) that will cover weed control research in horticultural crops, and 2) the non-GMO soybean week control tour at the MSU Agronomy Farm.

Credits 
Recertification credits have been requested for Private and Commercial 1A and 1B Pesticide Applicators and Certified Crop Advisors.

Pricing
Pre-registration for the tour is $25 per person which includes a tour booklet and lunch (on-site registration is $35).

 

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