Webinar series highlights row crop management

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ST. PAUL — University of Minnesota Extension and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach are collaborating to provide another series of short, timely and topic-specific webinars for farmers, ag professionals, Extension personnel and other interested parties for two weeks in July.

The “Essential Row Crop Management for Summer 2020” series will focus on current pest management topics for late summer. Webinars are from 1 to 1:30 p.m. July 14, 16, 21 and 23.

The webinars are free and open to all.

Each 30-minute webinar will start with a 10- to 15-minute presentation followed by time for questions and answers. Topics include:

July 14: Tar spot identification and in-season management.


July 16: Soybean aphid integrated pest management.

July 21: Corn rootworm management.

July 23: Soybean gall midge update.

For more information and to register, visit: . Upon registration, individuals will be able to watch any or all of the webinars. If registrants cannot attend, a recording of each session will be made available through the above website at a later date, along with additional resources on each topic.

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