2015 Missouri Rice Conference


February 19, 2015

The Eagles Lodge, Dexter, MO - HWY 60 & 25, ¼ mile S.
8:00 am Registration, Program 8:10 a.m. to Lunch

**Farm Bill after Lunch - CEU's will be applied for.

Moderator: Sam Atwell, Agronomy MU Rice

8:00amRegistration, coffee, doughnuts
8:10amWelcome
8:15amSeed Treatments-
Dr. Moneen Jones, Entomologist, MU Fisher Delta Research
8:30amDelta States Irrig. Summary-
Dr. Joe Henggeler, Irrigation Specialist, MU FDRC
8:45amSensor-based N Management-
Dr. AJ Foster, MU Extension
9:00amRice Varieties & Breeding-
Dr. Donn Beighley, Rice Breeder, SEMO
9:20amRice Production Research -
Dr. Gene Stevens, MU Fisher Delta Research Center
9:45-10:00amBreak
10:00amRice Weed Control-
Jim Heiser, MU Fisher Delta Research Center
10:30amBlack Bird Rice Research Update-
Parker Hall, USDA-APHIS Wildlife Director
11:10amRice Production Issues-
Dr. Jarrod Hardke, Rice Specialist, U of Arkansas
11:50amUS Domestic & Foreign Markets-
Greg Yielding, MO Rice Council, USRPA
12:10 pmLunch

** After Lunch a Special Farm Bill Meeting will be co-hosted by David Reinbott, Ag Business, MU Extension and Steve Morrison, USDA/FSA Director for Stoddard County **

Industry Representatives have set up booths and are on-hand to answer questions about their products

A Special THANK YOU to all our Event Sponsors! Please see list on the back!

University of Missouri Extension and Fisher Delta Research Center, in partnership with Missouri Rice Council and Southeast Missouri State University, want to thank all Missouri Rice Farmers for your check off dollars and support of rice research.

Thanks to MRRMC, Our Speakers, Eagles Club and all rice consultants for their support of MU Extension and Research Programs.

2015 Missouri Rice Conference Flyer

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