Cornell University

2018 Small Grains Management Field Day

Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 9:30am to 12:00pm

Musgrave Research Farm (CUAES)
1256 Poplar Ridge Road Aurora, NY

Save the date!  Annual field day held at Musgrave Research Farm in Aurora, NY. 


  • 2018 Crop development and management overview, winter wheat in transition to organic crop rotations  Bill Cox
  • New herbicide options  Mike Stanyard
  • Integrated disease management in wheat, oat, and malting barley Gary Bergstrom, [view variety x fungicide plots of winter wheat, winter malting barley, and spring malting barley]
  • Small grain breeding, varieties, and availability of seed, David Benscher, Phil Atkins
  • Progress on malting barley in New York, various speakers, [grain quality surveys, updated recommendations, fertility management, postharvest handling and storage]
  • Perennial rye for New York, Matt Ryan 
  • Small grains crop insurance options, Daniel Welch
  • Updates and comments from attendees [incl. market conditions, new products and services]

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CCA credits will be requested.

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Field Day


Cornell Cooperative Extension, Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station, Crop and Soil Sciences, Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology, Sustainability


organic, fieldcrops, cuaes



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