2019 Agent Training Session Peanut Notes No. 153 2018

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The 2019 Winter Cotton and Peanut Agent Training is scheduled for Wednesday, January 23, 2019, at the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Wilson County office (1806 Goldsboro St SW, Wilson, NC 27893). This session will provide an update of applied research and extension recommendations for cotton and peanuts related to variety selection; agronomic information; weed control, disease, and insect management; and economics. The peanut training will begin at 8:30 a.m. Please register by December 14, 2018, in XLMS.

Topics specific for peanuts:

  1. County meetings
  2. Production contest
  3. Use of funds to support agent/specialist activities
  4. APRES
  5. Research with agents
  6. Diagnostic tools
  7. Pest management updates
  8. Short test of knowledge
  9. Meeting agent needs
  10. Summer sessions
  11. Other items