The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

December 2, 2012

Bi-state program nears


COVINGTON, Ind. — The Purdue University and University of Illinois Extension Bi-State Agriculture Programs group are hosting a Crop Management Conference at 9:15 a.m. EST Dec. 11, at the Beef House Restaurant, 16501 Indiana State Road 63. Registration starts at 8:45 a.m. EST.

Those interested in corn and soybean production and the weather and agricultural market forecasts are encouraged to attend. The morning topics and presenters include:

The cost for both the program and the buffet lunch is $20 payable at the door. An additional fee of $10 is required to earn Indiana private applicator recertification program, certified crop adviser or Indiana commercial pesticide applicator credits.

Pre-registration is required by Dec. 6. Call Phil Cox at (765) 492-5335 or e-mail him at