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Soybean Management Field Days

Date: Time: 9:00 am–2:30 pm
Pilger, NE - Time and Angie Labenz Farm
Directions: https://goo.gl/maps/QtFLYtNM8VehDmkN7
GPS Coordinates: 41.967281, -97.078066
Contact: Keith Glewen, 402-624-8030, kglewen1@unl.edu
This is the 21st year that Soybean Management Field Days is helping Nebraska growers stay competitive in the global marketplace. The goal remains the same as the first field day – to help soybean growers maximize productivity and profitability through smart decisions and efficient use of resources. Meeting the world’s growing food and energy needs starts right here in Nebraska – at the 2019 Soybean Management Field Days!

Sponsored by Nebraska Extension in partnership with the Nebraska Soybean Board, the 1 day events are held at 4 locations across Nebraska. Sites include:

Aug. 13 – SARGENT - Fellows Farms Inc.
Aug. 14 – PILGER - Tim & Angie Labenz Farm
Aug. 15 – PLYMOUTH - Ross & Judd Boeckner Farm
Aug. 16 – WAVERLY - Lynn & Joyce Neujahr Farm

This year’s field days feature integrated studies that combine several potential yield enhancing practices in pest management and agronomy. Topics include:

• Making Sense of Production Costs and Policy Changes
• Insects, Cover Crops, and Hail: Making Good Management Decisions
• Soybean Weed Control & Cover Crops
- What’s Doing All the Work? Rethinking Your Weed Management Program
- Cover Crops and Soil Microbial Communities - Possible Effects on Soybean Nutrition and Nutrient Cycling
• Soybean Production & Cover Crops
- Seed, Planting and Irrigation Management
- Decisions with Cover Crops

One-hour presentations rotate from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Registration begins at 9 a.m. The field days include field tours and presentations in tents. Join us at a site near you – complimentary admission and lunch included.

Download field day information/flyer, directions/maps & Google map links, SMFD research results and more at: https://enrec.unl.edu/soydays

Additional Public Info:

https://enrec.unl.edu/soydays

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