Professional Applicator TrainingMon, 27 Dec 2021 14:54:10 CST
Professional Applicator Training
Wednesday, January 19, 2022
Redlands Community College
1300 South Country Club Road
El Reno OK
Pre-Registration - $125 Member/$200 Non-Member
After January 11 - $175 Member/$250 Non-Member
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8:00 a.m. Registration
8:30 a.m. Gramoxone Technical Information and Training Update
Information will be shared on active ingredient properties as well as safe handling. I will also cover what is required for training and certification for use of the product.
Danny Peeper, Field Sales Representative, Syngenta Crop Protection, Enid OK
9:00 a.m. CoAXium Wheat Production System and Aggressor Herbicide
All aspects of the Aggressor Herbicide usage in the CoAXium Wheat Production System. Topics include: rates, timing, adjuvants, tank mixes, drift, crop rotation, resistance management, herbicide symptomology.
Mike Johnson, Sales Representative, Albaugh, LLC, Edmond OK
10:00 a.m. Enlist Applicator Training
Review of best management practices for the use of Enlist herbicides in Enlist cotton and Enlist E3 soybeans.
Haley Nabors, District Sales Leader, Corteva Agrisciences, Enid OK
11:00 a.m. Alternatives to Chlorpyrifos for Aphid Management in Oklahoma
Chlorpyrifos has been used for decades in Oklahoma for control of aphids in alfalfa, corn, cotton, sorghum, soybeans, and wheat. Since EPA revoked all tolerances for its use, agricultural producers and the crop protection industry must consider alternatives for the control of aphids in these crops.
Dr. Tracy Beedy, Asst. Professor, Agriculture, Northwestern Oklahoma State University, Alva OK
12:00 p.m. LUNCH
1:00 p.m. Nozzle Technology
Discuss nozzle technology traditional, air induction, pulse technology. Selection of the correct nozzle for new chemicals on the market. Calibration procedures for nozzles on sprayers. How to look at nozzle patterns and recognizing worn nozzles.
Paul Kear, Sales Team, Fairbank Equipment Inc., Wichita KS
2:00 p.m. Bayer Dicamba Update
General update regarding use and technical information of Bayer CropScience dicamba products.
Jeff Ball, Sr. Customer Business Advisor, Bayer CropScience, Enid OK
3:00 p.m. Pesticide Label-What It Is, Where Is It, and Why It's Important
What is the label and what information is on there? Types of pesticide labels (Section 3, Section 18, etc), Where do I find the label? (on the container, CDMS, Greenbook, ODAFF website, etc) Review new requirements on the new Xtend, Xtendflex and Enlist cropping systems (take a look at their websites that show approved and required tank mix options) Why should I stay on-label? (risk to the public, ODAFF fines, EPA fines, crop damage, risk of legal action) I made an off-label application, was turned in to ODAFF, now what? (review the ODAFF complaint process) Label scenario and "ask the audience".
Greg Birdwell, Account Manager, Winfield United/Croplan, Oklahoma City OK
ODAFF CEUs and CCA CEUs have been applied for
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