ILSoy Advisor Better Beans Series
Thursday, February 1, 2018
7:00am – 1:00pm
Hamilton’s 110 N. East St., Jacksonville, IL 62650
Burrus Seed is partnering with the Illinois Soybean Association to present a Better Beans event in Jacksonville, IL. This brand new event involves five half-day, local, educational events allowing growers and influencers throughout Illinois to learn more about soybean management in their local area. Plus, you can earn up to 4 CEUs at each event.
The event will feature local CCA Soy Envoy Stephanie Porter, agronomists, industry representatives and growers. Topics covered will include weed management, best management practices (BMPs), fertility, tissue testing, choosing varieties that best fit your farm, seed treatment selection and a grower/expert panel. Each presentation will focus on providing local solutions to each grower’s world of needs, improving profitability and achieving high yields.
Register online or call 888-826-4011. Seating is limited!
7:00am – Registration and light breakfast/coffee
8:00am – Welcome and opening remarks from ISA
8:10am – Soil Fertility: Jamie Long and Josh Gunther
9:00am – Weed Management: Ron Krausz, Southern Illinois University
10:00am – Coffee break
10:15am – Six Secrets of Soybean Success: Dr. Fred Below, University of Illinois
11:10am – Q&A with local growers and experts: Doug Kirk – grower from eastern Illinois, Grant Strom – grower from western Illinois, Stephanie Porter – Burrus Seed Sales Agronomist & ILSoy Envoy, Tim Greene – moderator, Burrus Seed owner
12:00pm – Closing remarks from Todd Burrus, Burrus Seed owner
12:10pm – Lunch
Contact us at 888-826-4011 or firstname.lastname@example.org.