Nuseed Virtual Sunflower University

Date: Jan 21, 2021

Location: Zoom

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Start Time: 8:45 AM (Central Time)
End Time: 12:30 PM (Central Time)

Sunflower University brings together public research and private industry to educate sunflower growers and industry leaders with the latest research, innovations and agronomics to maximize profits for growers. Limited Capacity – Register Today!


Dr. Adam Varenhorst, Field Crop Entomology Extension Specialist | NDSU
– Red Sunflower Seed Weevil and pyrethroids

Daryl Ritchison, Director of the North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network | SDSU
– Long-term weather patterns and effects on sunflower production

Paul Knudson, Grain Manager | Global Harvest Foods
– Bird food Demand and Market Outlook

Dr. Janet Knodel, Extension Entomologist | NDSU
– Sunflower survey insect overview & 2020 insect findings

Dr. Sam Markell, Extension Pathologist | NDSU
– Disease Updates: Downy Mildew, Phomopsis, Rust & more!

Dan Melaas, Technical Service Rep | BASF
– The fight against Phomopsis & other products for the farm

Bob Weigelt, Retail Market Manager | FMC
– Combatting weed resistance in a sunflower rotation