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Northwest Ohio Corn-Soybean Day

The annual Northwest Ohio Corn & Soybean Day is scheduled for Friday, January 20 in Founders Hall at Sauder Village in Archbold from 8:00 am to 2:45 pm. The program has a variety of speakers, farmer/retailer re-certification credits and 30 exhibitors sharing information on management practices for the 2023 crop production season. 

Topics and speakers for the day include:


Trends in P & K Usage; Corn N Rates after Cover Crops

            Greg LaBarge & Courtney Krieger, OSU Extension

Soybean Cyst & Sudden Death…Why the Concern?

            Horacio Lopez-Nicora, State Specialist, OSU Soybean Pathology

Soybean Weed Control Update

            Alyssa Essman, OSU Weed Science Department

Using eFields to Make Corn Management Decisions

            Elizabeth Hawkins, Field Specialist, OSU Extension

Managing Doublecrops after Wheat

Laura Lindsey, Soybean & Small Grains Specialist, OSU Extension

Drone Use in Row Crops

            Alan Leininger, OSU Extension, Henry County

Stored Grain Pest Management

            Curtis Young, OSU Extension, Van Wert County

The following continuing education credits for pesticide and fertilizer applicators are offered throughout the day:

  • Private Pesticide Applicator Re-certification:  3hrs in categories Core, 1, 2, and 6.
  • Commercial Pesticide Applicator Re-certification: 3hrs in categories Core, 2A, 2C, 2D, 10C
  • Fertilizer Applicator Re-certification (Private & Commercial): 1hr category 15p/15c
  • Michigan: 5 hours
  • Certified Crop Advisors: 4.5 hours IPM, CM, and NM


Pre-registration is $40 and should be postmarked by January 6, Payment can also be made by credit card online or over the phone.  Later registrations and at the door registrations are $50, space permitting.  Registration includes coffee/rolls, lunch, and speaker materials. A more detailed agenda, list of sponsors and registration information can be found at For more information, call Ohio State University Extension – Fulton County at 419-337-9210.

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