Sunflower University - South Dakota

Date: Dec 13, 2018

Location: Clubhouse Hotel & Suites 808 W Sioux Ave, Pierre, SD

Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, registration begins at 8:30 am

Reserve your spot at the 2018 Sunflower U, hosted by Nuseed and Legend Seeds. Learn the latest in sunflower agronomics and marketing from industry experts during the full day program. RSVP now and start preparing for sunflower success in 2019!

CCA credits will be available.

Register by December 3rd to reserve your spot!

Topics and Speakers:

    • Sunflower Industry Updates presented by John Sandbakken, Executive Director, National Sunflower Association (NSA)
    • In-Furrow Protection so Advanced, Its Simple presented by Jared Pokrzywinski, Regional Market Manager, and Rick Ekins, Precisions Platform Manager, FMC
    • We Create Chemistry presented by Derek Cottrill, Technical Service, BASF
    • Oilseed Crush Overview presented by Dan Oberholtzer, Seed Merchant, Cargill
    • Tools and Methods Research in Wildlife Damage Management: Blackbirds & Sunflower presented by Dr. Page Klug, Research Wildlife Biologist, USDA APHIS
    • Red Sunflower Seed Weevils, Wireworms, and Pollinators presented by Dr. Adam Varenhorst, Extension Entomologist, SDSU
    • No Bugs On My Watch presented by Paul Drache, Regional Manager, Central Life Sciences
    • National Sunflower Survey: An Overview presented by Ryan Buetow, Cropping Systems Specialist, NDSU Extension
    • The Key to a Successful Sunflower Harvest presented by Lee Moran, Commercial Sales/Project Manager, Hamilton Systems
    • Sunflower Diseases: 2.0 presented by Dr. Febina Mathew, Extension Pathologist, SDSU