Everyone is invited to join us for the South Plains Field Scout School on Thursday, May 25, 2017 in Lubbock. If you or your workers need an introduction and basic understanding of field scouting cotton, corn, sorghum, or peanuts for insect or disease, this is the place to get the training! Please see the agenda below.
South High Plains Scout School
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center
1102 E. FM 1294, Lubbock, TX 79403
May 25, 2017
For crop consultant workers, farmers and their workers, County Extension agents and their interns, and any agricultural related worker - Three CEU’s will be offered
Cotton8:30 - 9:00 am Agronomy & Plant Mapping – Seth Byrd
9:00 – 9:30 am Insect Pests & Scouting – Suhas Vyavhare, Blayne Reed
9:30 – 10:00 am Hands on Cotton Plant Mapping – Blayne Reed,Suhas Vyavhare
Corn & Grain Sorghum10:00 – 10:30 am Agronomy - Calvin Trostle
10:30 – 11:15 am Insect Pests - Pat Porter
11:15 – 11:30 am Beneficial Insects –Katelyn Kesheimer/Suhas Vyavhare
11:30 – 12:00 Peanut Insects and Diseases – Tyler Mays
Contact Rae Cox, (806) 746 – 6101 firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP by May 23, 2017.
Educational programs by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service serve people of all ages regardless of socioeconomic level, race, color, religion, sex, disability or national origin.
The Texas A&M System, U.S. Department of Agriculture and the County Commissioners Courts of Texas Cooperating.