2016 Seed Days Presentations

Time of DayAgenda ItemDownloads
8:00 – 9:00 AMRegistration and Breakfast
Sponsored by WestBred
  
9:00 AMOpening Comments
Bradford Warner, Agspring
Don Wille, Thresher
   
9:15 AMSeeding the Future: Best Seed Options for the 2016 season
Ryan Weber, WestBred
Brett Wilken, Thresher
Tony Severa, Syngenta
9:50 AMBest Practices and 2015 update from the 200 Bushel Club
Moderated by Brett Wilken
Greg Blaser, BYU-I (retired)
Mike Erickson, The McGregor Co.
Dale Clark, Northern Seed
Travis Morgan, Bingham Co-op (standing in for Gary Farmer)
Kirk Jacobs, Kirk Jacobs Farms
Juliet Marshall, University of Idaho
Cathy Wilson, Idaho Wheat Commission
10:50 AMBreak
11:05 AMRun for Cover: Why Cover Crops and Soil Health Are Intertwined
Greg Blaser, retired BYU-I
Aaron Dalling, Bannock County NRCS
Chris McCracken, La Crosse Seed
 
11:35 AMVariable Rate Irrigation
Bill Marek
 
11:45 AMIrrigation Improvements
Steve Melvin, Lindsay Corporation
12:00 PMLunch
Sponsored by Grain Craft
12:05 PMEverYield and Sustainability: Our Priorities for Now and Later
Bradford Warner, Agspring
Dayna Gross, The Nature Conservancy
 
12:15 PMMaintaining Our Edge: AgriEdge Upgrades and Data Review
Jeff Peters, Syngenta
 
12:25 PMGrain Craft Update
Reuben McLean, Grain Craft
 
12:35 PMBreak
12:45 PMWheat Market Update
Alex Bassett, FCStone
 
1:05 PMGrand Prize Drawings
Sponsored by The McGregor Co.
 
1:10 PMField-to-Market Workshop (past, current participants) 
1:55 PMAdjourn