2023 Aurora Farm Field Day

Event Details

Event Offers DEC Credits


August 3, 2023


9:45 am - 3:00 pm


Musgrave Research Farm
1256 Poplar Ridge Road
Aurora , NY 13026


Cornell University

Louis Longchamps

The annual Cornell Field Crop research field day will be held on Thursday, August 3rd at Musgrave Research Farm in Aurora, NY. The program promises to be stellar with three weed management topics and so much more!

  • Juan Carlos, Kirsten Workman, Quirine Ketterings - Manure has value! But how much?
  • Vipan Kumar - Integrated herbicide strategies for weed control in Enlist soybeans
  • Vipan Kumar, Lynn Sosnoskie & Mike Hunter - Evaluation of corn herbicide programs with and without atrazine
  • Louis Longchamps - The Farm of the Future Project and Digital Agronomy at Cornell
  • Kelly Robbins, Karl Kunze, Virginia Moore, Julie Hansen - Remote Sensing for Modeling Development Curves and Accelerated Breeding of Climate Resilient Crop Varieties
  • Jasdeep Singh, Helen Solecki, Gurpreet Kaur, Kirsten Workman, Quirine Ketterings - Soil health and greenhouse gas emissions from forage production fields in New York
  • Lynn Sosnoskie - Atrazine: Are Label Revisions Coming?
  • Eric Youngerman, Chris Pelzer, Matt Ryan, Kristen Loria - Impact of Timing of Cereal Rye Cover Crop Termination on Pests and Disease in No-till Corn

DEC and CCA credits have been requested.

The program is free and open to the public. A light breakfast and free lunch will be provided.

REGISTER HERE: https://cals.cornell.edu/2023-...

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