Get Very Latest On Crop Production

NMSU specialists and representatives of Pioneer and DuPont will speak.

Published on: Feb 21, 2011

The New Mexico Crop Production Clinic will have cutting edge information 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 23, at the Moriarty Civic Center in Moriarty, N.M.

The clinic is sponsored by New Mexico State University, Torrance County Cooperative Extension Service, and Thomas Chemical and Fertilizers.

Presentations will be made by Extension specialists from NMSU and representatives from Pioneer and DuPont Corporation.

Topics will include corn seed selection and genetics; Roundup Ready alfalfa; alfalfa weed management; pesticide licensure updates and rules; drought-tolerant technology and new developments in biotechnology; seed planter calibration; blister beetle in alfalfa; energy costs and irrigation pumping; and weed control in corn silage and alfalfa crops.

Participants can earn six continuing education units.

Lunch will be provided by Shorty's Barbecue.

For more information or to register, contact Gene Winn, Torrance County Extension agent at 505-246-4743 or 505-705-0857.