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2024 Northwest Ohio Agronomy Crops Day February 7

Henry County will be hosting the 2024 Northwest Ohio Agronomy Crops Day on February 7th, 2024. This year’s featured speakers are Bruce Clevenger Field Specialist, Farm Management Ohio State University Extension presenting on the topic of Economics of Farm Drainage and Dr. Vinayak Shedekar, Assistant Professor Department of Food, Agriculture, & Biological Engineering Ohio State University. He will be presenting the topic of Drainage Water Recycling.

Alan Leininger, Agriculture & Natural Resources Educator Ohio State University Extension Henry County will present on Implementing Spray Drones, and Michael Staton, Soybean Extension Educator Michigan State University will present on Management of White Mold “Sclerotinia Sclerotium” in Soybeans. Other speakers include Kendall Lovejoy, discussing Grain Management & Fumigation, Marina Miquilini discussing livestock & forages, and finally Greg Labarge, Field Specialist Agronomic Crops Ohio State University Extension, will be sharing his work in agronomic fertilizer management.

The event will be located at the Bavarian Haus 3814 OH-18, Deshler, OH 43516 and will begin at 8:00am with registration and will conclude around 4:00pm. We will be offering Ohio private fertilizer & pesticide applicator credits, commercial pesticide credits, as well as Certified Crop Advisor credits. Registration is $45 which includes a catered meal by the Bavarian Haus, and all take home materials. Registration is due by February 2nd, but we will accept late registrations as long as space permits for $55. We hope that we will see you there. Click here for a registration link. Contact Alan Leininger at the Henry County Office for more information. / (419) 592-0806.

An example of drainage control system.

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