The 2018 NCACA Fall Meeting

December 5 – 7, 2018 – Raleigh, NC

Homewood Suites Crabtree – Raleigh

5400 Homewood Banks Drive
Raleigh, North Carolina, 27612
919-785-1131

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Wednesday, DECEMBER 5TH
(All sessions and activities on Wednesday are limited to NCACA Consultant Members only)

11:30 am LUNCH

12:15 Dr. Wes Everman – Associate Professor & Extension Weed Specialist, NCSU
“Changes to dicamba labels for 2019 and the implications for soybean producers.
Update on 2,4-D and HPPD beans and resistance in NC”

1:15 Dr. Charles Cahoon – Assistant Professor and Extension Weed Specialist: Corn and Cotton, NCSU
“To mix or not to mix: Cotton Herbicide and Acephate Interactions”

2:15 ROUNDTABLE
3:00 Business Meeting

5:30 Consultant’s Dinner at PF Changs, Crabtree Valley Mall

Thursday, December 6th

8:00 am Welcome- Chad Harrell, NCACA President
8:10 Wen Carter AMVAC
8:25 Kirk Bell Waters Ag Labs
8:50 Tom McKemie Coastal AgroBusiness
9:05 Tony Weiss Corteva
9:20 Jason Woodward Phytogen
9:35 Joe Reed UPI
9:50 BREAK

EDUCATION SESSIONS:
10:00 Dr. David Hardy – Section Chief- Soil Testing, Agronomic Division, NCDA&CS
“Overview of Soil Test Philosophies”

10:45 Dr. Rachel Vann – Assistant Professor and Soybean Extension Specialist, NCSU
“Research Updates and Future Direction of the Soybean Extension Program”

11:15 Toni Wade – Crop Management, Inc.
“A Country Which Cannot Feed Itself Cannot Be Free”

12:00 pm LUNCH

Thursday Afternoon

1:00 Brianne Reeves BASF
1:25 James Marsh FMC
1:40 Ken Teeter Syngenta
1:55 Bill Pritchett NK Seeds
2:10 John Nardacci Albaugh
2:25 BREAK

EDUCATION SESSIONS:
2:35 Dr. Anders Huseth – Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, NCSU
Dr. George Kennedy – William Neal Reynolds Distinguished Professor of Agriculture, NCSU
“New management options for tobacco thrips in cotton”

3:20 Bill Jester – Emeritus Specialty Crops Coordinator and Extension Associate, NCSU
“Are Neonicotinoids Killing our Bees?”

4:00 ADJOURN
5:30 Trade Show – Elks Lodge
6:30 NCACA Banquet

Friday, December 7th
8:05 am Malone Rosemond and Justin Jones Bayer

EDUCATION SESSIONS:
8:30 Dr. Barbara Shew – Research Assistant Professor, Director, Plant Disease and Insect Clinic, NCSU
“Status of Leaf Spot Control in 2018”

9:15 Dr. Angela Post – Small Grains and Industrial Hemp Specialist; Dr. Keith Edmisten – Cotton and Industrial Hemp Specialist
“Industrial Hemp Update”

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION
11:00 ADJOURN

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