Solutions for Regenerative Agriculture

Schedule of Events

DAY ONE: Wednesday, November 15, Viking & NorthStar Corn & Soybeans

8:30 : Viking Corn & Soybeans Mac Ehrhardt & Jake Hansen, Albert Lea Seed; Casey Staloch, Agriguardian. Conventional Performance/Product Overview • Research, UltraPure & Pure • Foliar Yield Enhancement

9:30 : NorthStar Genetics Lyle Marcus, Mac Ehrhardt, Jake Hansen, Alan Muhs. Northstar Partnership & Product • RR2Xtend & Enlist Soybeans

10:30 : 2017 Review: RR2Xtend & Palmer Amaranth Meaghan Anderson, Iowa State University Extension

11:15 : Cover Cropping in a Corn/Soybean Rotation Sarah Carlson, Practical Farmers of Iowa

12:30 : Lunch

1:30 : Corn & Soybean Markets 2018 Kurt Barth, Brock Associates

3:00 : Non-GMO Markets LaVerne Klecker, SunOpta

DAY TWO: Thursday, November 16, Cover Crops, Small Grains, Forages

8:30 : Viking Alfalfa Mike Velde, Alfalfa Researcher, Legacy Seed

9:30 : Sudans, Millets & Warm-Season Forages Bruce Anderson, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

10:30 : Maximizing Oat, Barley & Wheat Yields Jochum Wiersma, University of Minnesota

11:30 : Marketing Small Grains Jessie VanderPoel, Grain Millers

12:30 : Lunch

1:30 : Cover Crops & Soil Health Ray Archuleta, Soil Health Consulting, LLC

3:00 : Agronomics & Profitability of Hybrid Winter Rye Claus Nymand, KWS

DAY THREE: Friday, November 17, Organic Farming

8:30 : Viking Organic Seed & Research Elia Romano & Mac Ehrhardt, Albert Lea Seed

9:30 : New Leafy/Floury Silage Hybrids Dr. Francis Glenn, Glenn Seed

11:30 : Growth in Organic Markets & Imports Eric Jackson, Chief Executive, Pipeline Foods

12:30 : Organic Lunch

1:30 : Organic Weed Control Joel Gruver, Western Illinois University

3:00 : Forages for Dairy Production Brad Heins, University of Minnesota