The program offers three tracks for 30 one-hour sessions, Bradley says. They range from traditional updates on pests to latest technology. That includes new apps for smartphones to selecting the correct sprayer nozzle. Agronomic topics range from specifics on fertilizer...
Conference Center, UC Davis - Davis, CA, United States
4:30 to 7:00 PM - Monthly networking event on the 2nd Thursday of the month, with featured speaker Dr. David Mills, Professor, Department of Viticulture and Enology, University of California - Topic: Defining the microbial terroir of wine
The Colorado Ag Classic is the joint convention of the Colorado Association of Wheat Growers (CAWG), the Colorado Corn Growers Association (CCGA), Colorado Sunflower Administrative Committee (CSAC) and the Colorado Seed Growers Association (CSGA).
The importance of micronutrients in producing high performance vegetable crops. Wolf Trax crop nutrition experts Mark Goodwin and Jeff Baublits will discuss the value of a complete, innovative and professional approach to plant nutrition in vegetables.
Conference attendees can choose from more than 30 different workshops that offer the latest information on crop production and protection technology in Iowa and surrounding states. Workshops are offered by ISU faculty and staff and invited speakers from around the Midwe...
Hosted by: South Dakota Crop Improvement Association, South Dakota Oilseeds Council, South Dakota Pulse Growers, South Dakota Seed Trade Association, South Dakota No-Till Association, and South Dakota Wheat, Inc.
The GrowCanada conference is Canada’s premier agricultural event, providing a platform to connect with industry leaders from across the country, explore cutting edge insight and build a stronger and more vibrant Canadian agricultural sector that ultimately contributes...
The Forum is an integral component of the U.S. Wheat & Barley Scab Initiative. Growers and grower group representatives, millers and other food processors, consumers, and scientists (public and private) are all encouraged to attend.
Plant & Environmental Sciences Building (Room 3001), UC Davis - Davis, CA, United States
Robert Jondle, Esq., Swanson & Bratschun, Jondle Plant Sciences Division - Topic: Worldwide Plant Protection- Opportunities and Challenges / Michael Ward, Esq. and David Yang, Esq., Morrison and Foerster - Topic: Plant IP Protection and Enforcement in China Topic: Intel...
Conference Center, UC Davis - Davis, CA, United States
4:30 to 7:00 PM - Monthly networking event on the 2nd Thursday of the month, with featured speaker Dr. David Zilberman, Robinson Chair, Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics, UC Berkeley - Topic: Agricultural Biotechnology: The Promise and the Prospects
Silver Star Conference Center - Choctaw, MS, Uruguay
The conference is open to new and experienced growers and other interested individuals. Experts from the Mississippi State University Extension Service and Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station will deliver many of the sessions.
We face an urgent, grand challenge to provide sufficient food, feed, fiber, biofuels and biorenewable chemicals for the world's burgeoning population. The ISU Crop Bioengineering Consortium intends to address this grand challenge by emphasizing state-of-the-art gene edi...
CanBio is holding a workshop in Saskatoon to explore options to develop the bio-economy. Representatives from Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan will provide an overview of the current state of the bio-economy and outline strategies for growing success in the bio-econom...
North Carolina Biotechnology Center - Research Triangle Park, NC, United States
Our 4th annual Technology Roundtable conference featuring innovative cutting edge discoveries and research in crop science and agricultural technology and biotechnology from Nagoya University, North Carolina State University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill,...
Holiday Inn Orlando International Airport - Orlando, Florida, United States
A meeting ground for scientists in the broad areas of probiotics and food technology. Brings together academic scientists, leading engineers, industry researchers and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences and research results.
Embassy Suites St. Louis Downtown - St. Louis , MO, United States
The Doane Outlook Conference is designed to service the entire spectrum of the agriculture industry from farmers and ranchers who grow crops and livestock to the processors and manufacturers who turn those commodities into value-added products.
Minneapolis Convention Center - Minneapolis, MN, United States
Key issues: strategies for sustainable growth in agricultural production, new processing technologies, transportation challenges, and developing trends in the commodity, food, biofuels and animal feed sectors.
Des Moines Marriott Downtown Hotel - Des Moines , EA, United States
The 2013 Borlaug Dialogue will look ahead to the next century of advances in agricultural research and application and will focus on the issues that Dr. Borlaug would have viewed as critical as we strive to nourish the world’s growing population.
Conference Center, UC Davis - Davis, CA, United States
4:30 to 7:00 PM - Monthly networking event on the 2nd Thursday of the month, with featured speaker Dr. Bart Weimer, Professor, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis - Topic: Microbial genomics in food and plant interactions
Attracting and retaining talented new employees is a critical challenge for the seed industry. The Seed Business 101 course was created, with input from industry executives, to accelerate the careers of promising new employees and young managers.
The 2nd in this series of events, The Plant Genomics Congess will examine the latest NGS platforms and technologies suitable for progressing plant based research as well as tools to enable successful analysis.
Designed to enhance management skills of plant breeders and technical leads. Professionals directing these programs in agricultural research, in agribusiness development and those from the public sector will benefit from attending>
Calgary TELUS Convention Centre - Calgary , AB, Canada
Some presentation topics include: Ideal grain ingredients: breeding for health; The potential role of biotechnology in animal health; There’s a science to feeding the world; Are bio-derived products a practical answer for sustainable agriculture?; Innovations to enabl...
Danforth Plant Science Center - St. Louis, MO, United States
The premier event where ag capital providers and corporate strategics connect. The showcase facilitates dialog and deal-flow between ag industry leaders, emerging innovators and investors in ag-bio, renewable energy, sustainable materials, food production, animal health...
Iowa State University's Field Education Laboratory - Ames , IA, United States
Hands-on field workshop will be a good opportunity for those in agribusiness to improve their knowledge of corn and soybean diseases. Both days will include field and lab exercises as well as in-depth presentations
I Hotel and Conference Center - Champaign, IL, United States
Researchers, farmers, industry leaders, and those interested in rural economic development opportunities and sustainable energy can hear the latest information on bioenergy research from the University of Illinois and various external institutions and companies.
Monona Terrace Convention Center - Madison, WI, United States
Bring together everyone and anyone interested in carrots: growers, packers, shippers, seed producers, breeders, pathologists, sellers, marketers, university and government researchers, extension specialists, students, etc.
Crop Sciences Research and Education Center - Urbana, IL, United States
Field tours will begin at 7 a.m., where researchers will discuss a variety of topics including soil fertility, insect management, crop production, weed control, corn and soybean genetics, plant diseases, farm economics, and more.
Georgia International Convention Center - Athens, GA, United States
SNA 2013 combines the SNA Research Conference, the Southern Plant Conference, the SNA Annual Business Meeting, and SNA State Officer’s Conference with a New Regional Marketplace to bring one unparalleled event – all under one roof!
Southern Illinois University (SIU) Belleville Research Center - Belleville, IL, United States
The SIU-MANA field demonstration will show a variety of weed control experiments via the company’s new soybean herbicide lineup. Dr. Brian Young, SIU professor of plant soil and agricultural systems, will be in attendance to present field trial insights.
Flower Day always attracts several thousand visitors and includes guided tours, refreshments, and other events, such as talks by our professional horticulturists on exciting gardening topics and the chance to see over 1,500 new varieties of annuals, perennials, vegetabl...
Sheraton Suites Tampa Airport Westshore - Tampa, Florida, United States
The annual meeting is an opportunity for breeders and allied scientists to stay updated on recent innovations in plant science and to discuss public policy issues relevant to plant breeding. The meeting also provides an important venue for graduate students to present t...
University of Missouri - Columbia, MO, United States
Will bring together researchers from across the globe to address recent advances in studies of root development and root interactions with the abiotic and biotic environment. Themes: Biotic Rhizosphere Interactions, Development, Abiotic Stress, and Nutrition.
Pivot Point Conference Center (Hilton Garden Inn) - 310 N. Madison Avenue - Yuma, AZ, United States
The speakers, Dr. David W. Still, Professor, Cal Poly Pomona and Hank Hill, Ph.D. Seed Physiologist, Seed Dynamics, Inc. will talk about coating, priming, heat, humidity, soil moisture, salt and herbicide, as they affect vegetable seed.
San Diego Convention Center - San Diego, CA, United States
The outstanding combination of cutting-edge education, technical innovations, marketing expertise, networking opportunities and the exciting destination of San Diego makes United Fresh 2013 the best strategic event for food industry leaders who are ready to grow and suc...
UK Research Farm, 1205 Hopkinsville St. - Princeton, KY, United States
Wheat variety trial and scab smart update, variety specific management, tracking the source of aphid-vectored virus in winter wheat, new Greenseeker technology, herbicide resistant weeds, two-year survey of winter wheat’s nutrient status; disease update, possible yiel...
Online 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM EDT - Itahca, NY, United States
This webinar will provide a basic overview and explanation of the tolerances in the AOSA Rules for Testing Seeds Vol. 1. We encourage everyone who is interested in understanding the correct application of tolerances for any purpose to participate in this educational se...
University of California, Davis - Davis, CA, United States
4:30 to 7:00 PM - Monthly networking event on the 2nd Thursday of the month, with featured speaker Dr. Dan Flynn, Executive Director, UC Davis Olive Center - Topic: Doing for olives what UC Davis did for wine.
Online 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM EDT - Ithaca, NY, United States
This webinar will provide an overview of the 2013 AOSA Rule amendment proposals. The 2013 Rule Proposals are available from the AOSA and SCST websites:
www.aosaseed.com/rules_committee.htm / www.seedtechnology.net/rules_committee.htm
A comprehensive overview of agriculture investment opportunities, risks and return profiles across all major global production regions, as well as strategies for diversified ag portfolios including regional variation, private equity, and liquid investments.
The conference provides a prestigious business platform to meet and to exchange and create novel technologies, commercial applications and partnerships in the field of genomics in the agro and industrial biotech industries.
Multiple locations throughout California, CA, United States
The event is a launching ground for some of the newest plant varieties, signage and packaging products, and merchandising programs and concepts. In addition, many locations include PGR experiments, outdoor trialing, and technical information and help.
As an invitation-only event taking place behind closed doors, the Summit offers an intimate environment for a focused discussion of cutting edge technology, strategy and products driving the IP market place.
Building on the huge success of the 2012 conference, Grain Farmers of Ontario has developed an even bigger and better event for 2013 with speakers discussing issues ofpolitics, grain markets and succession planning.
Buehler Alumni and Visitors Center, UC Davis - Davis, CA, United States
4:30 to 7:00 PM - Monthly networking event with featured speakers Dr. Natalia B. Neerdaels, Global Production Manager, Genetics, Driscolls Strawberry Associates Inc. and Dr. Carolyn Slupsky, Assistant Professor and Nutritionist, UC Davis - Topic: Breeding new plant vari...
W San Francisco - San Francisco, CA, United States
Offers the perfect venue to collaborate with retailers, supermarket dietitians, suppliers, growers, processors, and peers, while providing high-impact sessions, beneficial research, and a variety of interactive events designed specifically to help you connect.
McIntosh Center, on the campus of Ohio Northern University - Ada, OH, United States
Will feature leading experts on the use of gypsum to improve soil structure, reduce nutrient runoff and add important nutrients to the soil. There will also be panel discussions with experienced gypsum users, and spreader set-up and application tips.
The goal of this module is to introduce the basic concepts of using genetic markers to identify QTL and of estimating marker-trait associations, and to expose students to applications of these methodologies.
Purdue University - West Lafayette, IN, United States
Focuses on the practical application of general management concepts that are critical to the long-term success of seed firms. The core management courses form the foundation of the academy and are designed to broaden your general management abilities.
Fayette County office of the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service - Lexington, KY, United States
Speakers include UK College of Agriculture extension forage specialists, Kentucky alfalfa producers and the conference’s keynote speaker Dennis Hancock, extension forage specialist at the University of Georgia.
The Small Farm Webinar Series is a weekly on-line educational series for the small farm community. It provides practical knowledge on emerging topics to advance local food production in Illinois. This series of online events will look at how leading practices in product...
Okemos Conference Center - Okemos, MI, United States
IPMA13 will address the weather challenges of the 2012 production season with the help of Dr. Jonathan Comstock from the Department of Horticulture at Cornell University. Dr. Comstock will address shifting weather patterns and the related impacts affecting agricultural...
Online, 6:00 to 7:30 PM - Urbana, Illinois, United States
Will cover every aspect of tomato production for fresh market growers and will look at field tomatoes as well as tomatoes grown in high tunnels. Session topics: water management, pest control, pruning/training, growth/culture, fertility, disease management, harvesting, ...
UC Davis, Plant & Environmental Sciences Building (Room 3001) - Davis, CA, United States
1:30 to 2:45 pm - Research & technology presentations. Speakers: DR. Hiro Nonogaki, Washington State University - Topic: Gene switches and miRNA to control seed development - Dr. Lindsey du Toit, Washington State University - Topic: Seed borne diseases
Seed Biotechnology Center at UC Davis - Davis, CA, United States
The course presents the scientific background for production, handling, storage and quality control procedures in the seed industry. It updates participants on new information in these topics, including seed pathology and seed enhancement. The course targets professiona...
Hotel Encanto de Las Cruces - Las Cruces, NM, United States
Practical solutions for growers, processors and producers. Research solutions on disease & pest management. Latest updates on best management practices and food safety. Commercial booths and current NMSU research poster displays.
On the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus or entirely online via the Internet. - Lincoln, NE, United States
Course covers classical concepts of heterosis; genetic hypotheses for hybrid vigor; quantitative genetics of heterosis; new tools to study hybrid vigor, structure and function; organization of germplasm into heterotic groups; prediction of heterosis and hybrid performan...
This course was created, with input from industry executives, to accelerate the careers of promising new employees and young managers. It gives participants a broad understanding of the major aspects of a seed company’s operations and cross-departmental knowledge of b...
Info: Ass. Prof. Mathews L. Paret, Plant Pathology Department, North Florida Research and Education Center, University of Florida, 155 Research Road, Quincy Florida FL-32351, United States of America. E-mail: email@example.com
Targeted to experts and professionals in seed technology. This advanced course will cover the latest technologies for seed coatings, seed identification, systemic markers and related topics. Three Registered Seed Technologist credits will be available upon completion of...
Regency Room, Amarillo Civic Center - Amarillo, TX, United States
Topics: natural gas generation unit; variable frequency drives; irrigation management tools; highly efficient natural gas engines; non-traditional influences such as insects, fungicides and fertilizers on crop water use; tillage and residue management; efficient irrigat...
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, 2415 E. Business Highway 83 - Welasco, TX, United States
One of the hottest topics on the agenda for an upcoming cotton and grain sorghum preplant meeting is whether cotton growers nationwide are interested in funding boll weevil eradication efforts in South Texas.
PAG provides a forum on recent developments and future plans for plant & animal genome projects. Consisting of technical presentations, poster sessions, exhibits and workshops, the conference is an excellent opportunity to exchange ideas and applications on this interna...
International Rice Festival Building - Crowley, LA, United States
The meeting will include brief business sessions for the Louisiana Rice Council, Louisiana Rice Growers Association and a Louisiana Rice Promotion Board report, as well as a report from the USA Rice Federation on activities and accomplishments
University of California Davis, Buehler Alumni and Visitors Center - Davis, CA, United States
4:30 to 7:00 PM - Monthly networking event on the 2nd Thursday of the month, with featured speaker Dr. Jeffrey Ross-Ibarra, Assistant Professor, Department of Plant Science, UC Davis. Topic: genetic basis of corn hybrid vigor.
6 one-week sessions in Belgium, France, Germany, The Netherlands, Spain and California - , United States
The integrated postgraduate program, which is not crop specific, teaches the fundamentals of plant breeding, genetics, and statistics through lectures, discussion, and field trips to public and private breeding programs. Participants attend six 6-day sessions in five co...
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