Dr. Aaron Hager from the University of Illinois will be the keynote speaker at an agronomy research day hosted by Brandt Consolidated this Tuesday (July 25).
Hager will cover those hard-to-control weeds and discuss modern herbicide programs. Hager works for the U of I Department of Crop Sciences. The meeting will also cover 2017 field trial highlights, including corn and soybean production, ROI focus, crop inputs, soybean seed treatment and a soybean planting study. A growing season review and fall outlook is also on the agenda.
Registration starts at 7:30 a.m. with the meeting from 8 a.m. to noon. Lunch will be provided. The event takes place at the Brandt Lexington Research Farm.