Columbia County Corn Growers Meeting

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Event Information

Date: 

March 14th, 2019

Time: 

8:00am - 1:00pm

Cost: 

free

Contact: 

Jennifer Evans

Phone: 

608.742.9687

Email: 

jennifer.evans@co.columbia.wi.us

Mark your calendar for March 14th and plan to attend the Columbia County Corn Growers Meeting.   The Columbia County Corn Growers Association will be meeting on Thursday, March 14, from 8:00 am until 1:00 pm at Club 60, Columbus, WI. Registration begins at 8:00 am with the opening welcome remarks and sponsor recognition by President Jason Link at 8:30 am. Anyone who grows corn in Columbia County is invited to attend this event and lunch.

 

 

 

 

 

AGENDA:

8:00                 Registration

8:30                 Welcome and Sponsor Recognition – Jason Link

FSA Update – Jonathon Williams

NRCS Update – Elizabeth Lovering

Land and Water Conservation Update – Kurt Calkins

UW-Extension Update – George Koepp

“Marketing strategies for 2019” – Commodity & Ingredient Hedging

“Spring Tillage Recommendations, since it didn’t happen last fall” – Francisco Arriaga

“The Four Rights of Soil Fertility and fertilizer movement in the soil” – Carrie Laboski

Elections to the Board of Directors – Jason Link and Paul Sharpee will be going off the board

WI Corn Growers Update, Initiatives for 2019, Nicole Wagner, WI Corn Growers Association

11:55               Announcements and Sponsors Thank you

12:00               Lunch and networking with our sponsors and growers

 

If you plan to attend, please register by March 8th by contacting Jennifer Evans at jennifer.evans@ces.uwex.edu or calling 608-742-9687. All other questions should be directed to George Koepp, Columbia County UW-Extension Agriculture Agent at george.koepp@ces.uwex.edu or 608-742-9682.

 

Event Location

Club 60

W2164 State Road 60

Columbus, WI