Southwest Ohio Corn Growers and Fayette County Agronomy Field Day

Topics and Speakers

Keynote Speaker –Matt Roberts, Kernmantle Group
Tri-State Fertilizer Guide and Nitrogen Decisions –Steve Culman, The Ohio State University
Gibberella Diagnostic Demonstration and Research Project –Pierce Paul, The Ohio State University
Using On-Farm Research to Make Production Decisions, eFields–Elizabeth Hawkins, The Ohio State University
Diagnostic Demonstration of Corn and Soybean Insect Pests –Kelly Tillmon, The Ohio State University
2018 Farm Bill Update and Progress
Ohio Corn and Wheat Growers Association Update


Field Day Events

Corn and Soybean Show Plots
Two $500 gift certificate drawing for Ohio Corn Grower Members
Trade Show –Large Equipment and Table Top
Plane rides from FCA Flight Training, $30/Person for a 30 minute flight
-Must register at 740-335-2430
(Payment in cash or check made to FCA Flight Training)
Health Screenings in the morning (Please fast prior for blood testing)

CCA Credits, Fertilizer re-certification(Private and Commercial) and Private Pesticide re-certification credits will be offered


Evening Events

Fayette County Chamber of Commerce –“Business After Hours” –4:00PM –6:00PM
-Sponsored by –Hartley Oil, Washington C.H., Ohio

Fayette County Farm Bureau and Fayette Soil & Water Conservation District Annual Meetings
-SWCD voting is from 5:30P.M. –6:30P.M. –Banquet begins at 6:00P.M.
-Banquet reservations are $10.00 -Call the Farm Bureau office at 937-382-4407