Caz Crop Congress

Madison County Crop Congress to convene

The 2008 Madison County Crop Congress has been scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 23 at Empire tractor on Route 20 in Cazenovia. Sponsored by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Madison County in cooperation with Empire Tractor, Cazenovia, the meeting will offer producers the opportunity to hear from agronomy specialists from Cornell University, Cornell Cooperative Extension and NY Department of Environmental Conservation.

Topics will cover weed and disease management in field crops, thoughts on integrated pest management techniques, a discussion of cover crops in CNY and updates on rules and regulations from the DEC. Recertification Credits have been applied for and it is anticipated that there will be at least 2.5 credits for field crops and core areas. Attendants should remember cards and/or numbers. Lunch will be provided compliments of the Lucas Family and Empire Tractor.

For more information please contact Cornell Cooperative Extension of Madison County at 684-3001.

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Madison County provides equal program and employment opportunities.

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