The annual Ontario crop diagnostic days have been again within the subject on July 20 and 21, 2022, however solely at Ridgetown campus College of Guelph.
Not everybody may attend these two subject days, so the organizing committees of those extremely profitable in-field training and studying occasions are once more partnering with crop researchers and extension, together with help from RealAgriculture and a bunch of sponsors to convey you a hybrid model of the sector days. In September and October, six digital Ontario Diagnostic Days episodes can be printed.
Diagnostic Days presenters will even visitor on two reside and interactive episodes of The Agronomists on Oct. 17 and Oct 31. There can be loads of crop diagnostic insights and alternatives for CEU credit within the weeks forward. We’ll have data on CEU credit throughout every episode.
2022 Diagnostic Days was a transition again to in-field occasions, combining Southwest (Ridgetown), Elora and Jap Ontario (Winchester) Crop Diagnostic Days into one hybrid provincial diagnostic day occasion. It featured eight 30-minute periods related to farmers, crop consultants, and retailers. 4 CEU credit can be out there for these attending the in-person occasion in addition to those that watch the periods nearly.
This occasion and collection is being delivered to you by the partnership of the organizing committees and OSCIA, OMAFRA and College of Guelph/UGRC, together with sponsors: Grain Farmers of Ontario, Agris Co-operative, BASF, Bayer/Dekalb, Corteva/Pioneer, Nice Lakes Grain, Maizex Seeds, The Mosaic Firm, PRIDE Seeds, RealAgriculture, and Syngenta.
The primary episode kicks off with RealAgriculture agronomist Peter Johnson and OMAFRA’s appearing cereals specialist Sophie Krolikowski. They focus on what growers can be taught from Ontario’s final two winter wheat crops and share methods for 2023 success. We then transfer into a canopy crop compendium with OMAFRA soil administration specialist Anne Verhallen and College of Guelph crop affiliate Chris McNaughton and crop technician Shaun Vink. They’ll focus on why it’s vital to have a canopy crop plan and what growers want to incorporate — from species to seeding charge and termination.