On January 30th, the UF/IFAS West Florida Research and Education Center (WFREC), near Jay hosted the annual Santa Rosa Row Crop Production Meeting. This meeting brought together farmers and Extension specialists from the University of Florida, University of Georgia, and Auburn University to discuss management decisions for the upcoming crop season. Speaker topics focused on weed, insect, disease, and fertility management for cotton and peanuts. The event had a strong turnout with 100 people and offered pesticide CEUs for licensed applicators.

If you were unable to attend the program, or if you would like to see the presentations again, they are linked below by speaker and topic.

Row Crop Weed Management– Dr. Steve Li, Auburn University

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Insect Identification, Seasonal Occurrence, and Control– Dr. Silvana Moraes, UF/IFAS

Row Crop Disease Management– Dr. Bob Kemerait, University of Georgia

Crop Fertility Summary

Row Crop Fertility– Dr. Hardeep Singh, UF/IFAS

Recurring Certification Training Reminders- Ethan Carter, UF/IFAS


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