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National Crops Forum - Varieties and Agronomy

Event Time 6:30pm
Venue Online
National Crops Forum focusing on varieties and agronomy.

The annual National Crops Forum will take place virtually this year due to Covid19 Restrictions. The Forum will take place over two evenings on September 10th and 17th at 6.30pm to 7.30pm each evening. 

Part One of the Forum will focus on the cereal varieties available this year, new BYDV technologies and agronomy issues for 2020. All the speakers will answer questions towards the end of the session.

Agenda

  • Variety Update 
    Cereal Testing Division, Department of Agriculture, Food & the Marine (DAFM)
  • BYDV Tolerance - New Varietal Technology 
    Tim O Donovan, Seedtech 
  • Planning for a Stable Income & Agronomic Update 
    Teagasc Tillage Specialist  
  • Questions and Answers

Part Two of the National Crops next Forum takes place on Thursday, 17th September focusing on the Green Deal and Farm to Fork – implications for tillage farmers. More information and register here

IASIS credits are available