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N-P-K Seminar

  • Double Tree Hotel 222 Potomac Boulevard Mount Vernon, IL, 62864 United States (map)

Attention Farmers! Here is the seminar that you have been waiting for! Do you want to learn about how to get higher yielding corn, soybeans or even wheat? Are you wanting to learn how to keep your soil healthy or how to break through the hard pan that is Southern Illinois soil? Got an erosion problem that you would like to be able to solve without government help? Want to know how to use precision technology on your planter or how a drone can help on your farm? This is the meeting that you want to attend. The Jefferson County Soil and Water Conservation District is holding their N-P-K Seminar on January 30, 2018, at the Double Tree in Mt. Vernon, IL.  Sessions:

  • Nutrient Management for Soil Health, Barry Fisher, Soil Health Specialist NRCS
  • Increase Production on Fragipan Soils, Dr. Lloyd Murdock, UK Extension
  • Fertilizing for High Yield Corn and Soybeans, Brad Bernhard, U of I
  • DIY Conservation Practices, David Webber, NRCS Engineer
  • Technology on the Planter, Jason Webster, Precision Planting
  • Drone and Remote Sensing Data, Scott Jackman, FlyAgTech
  • Raising High Yield Wheat, Mark and Matt Krausz, Farmers

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There are approved CEUs for Certified Crop Advisors (CCAs). The cost to attend is $40. Lunch is included. The programs starts at 8:00 am and runs to 3:15 pm. Exhibitors will be set up, starting at 8 am. Be sure to RSVP. Send a check payable to the Jefferson County SWCD at 221 Withers Drive, Mt. Vernon, IL  62864 or register and pay online at  For more information, or to obtain exhibit space, contact Stacy Helm at (618)244-0773 ext. 3.

Earlier Event: January 25
Conservation Cropping Seminar
Later Event: January 30
Iowa Power Farming Show