News Release Distributed 01/16/14
The LSU AgCenter will hold a crop production forum for northeast Louisiana farmers on Feb. 6 in Delhi.
The event, to be held at the Delhi Civic Center, will begin at 9 a.m. and end at noon.
Topics to be covered include resistance management for insects, weeds and diseases; crop marketing; burning and crop residue management; and Goss’s wilt in corn; on-farm storage, and irrigation scheduling.
The program will conclude with a presentation on pesticide worker protection standards and drift control. This session has been approved for private applicator recertification.
More information is available from Keith Collins at 318-728-3216 or Dennis Burns at 318-766-3320.