Several Crop Protection Network (CPN) Webinars are scheduled for this spring to discuss important soybean disease issues.
Martin Chilvers (Michigan State University Associate Professor of Plant Pathology), Carl Bradley (University of Kentucky Extension Professor of Plant Pathology), and Trey Price (LSU AgCenter Associate Professor of Plant Pathology) will give talks in February, March, and April.
“These webinars are coming out at a great time for crop consultants and farmers to get this information,” said Kiersten Wise, University of Kentucky plant pathology professor and co-director of CPN. People all over North America will get a chance to hear from experts on the latest research on managing soybean diseases.”
The free webinars are scheduled for 2 PM. Eastern and 1 PM. Central time. CPN will host the webinars through the Southern Region IPM Center. Pre-registration for each webinar is required.
On February 23 Chilvers will deliver an update on soybean seedling disease research and management. Register for this talk here.
On March 16 Price will provide information about an important new soybean disease, called soybean taproot decline. Register for this talk here.
On April 6 Bradley will present his webinar titled Resistance is Futile: The Latest on Fungicide Resistance in Soybean Pathogens. Register for this talk here.
These webinars are made possible by U.S. soybean farmers funded through the soy checkoff. Certified Crop Advisor continuing education credits will be available for each webinar.