Agricultural industry invited to attend agronomy workshop


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Agricultural producers are invited to the 2016 Agronomy Workshop & Expo which is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 11, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at All Occasions Catering in Waldo, Ohio.

Experts from Ohio and the Midwest will cover the latest information on soybean production and management, nitrates in surface water, fungicides in field crops, assessing corn management practices, phosphorus removal structures, and more. Certified crop advisors can earn six continuing education credits with full day attendance.

Please visit www.delawareswcd.org for a flyer which lists the speakers and topics as well as a reservation form or call 740-368-1921. Reservations are requested by February 5, 2016 and the $10 fee covers continental breakfast, lunch, and handouts.

The event is sponsored by the Delaware, Knox, Licking, and Morrow Soil & Water Conservation Districts (SWCD), USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Ohio Federation of SWCDs, Delaware County Farm Bureau, city of Columbus, Ohio State University Extension, and the Upper Big Walnut Creek Water Quality Partnership.

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