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2022 Cornell Seed Growers Field Day

June 29, 2022 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

For seed growers, and other seed professionals.



8:30-8:55         Registration, coffee, & networking


8:55                 Begin tour


9:00-10:15       Small Grains: Breeding for Quality and Pest Resistance

Mark Sorrells and David Bensher


10:15-10:30     Using UAVs to model biomass accumulation and heritable growth patterns in alfalfa.

Kelly Robbins and Ranjita Thapa


10:30-10:45    Dual Cropping Alfalfa and Intermediate Wheatgrass

Virginia Moore


11:00-11:15     Forage Yield Trial Update and Potato leafhopper resistant alfalfa cultivars

Julie Hansen


11:15-11:30     Cover Crop and Forage Breeding

Virginia Moore


11:30-11:45     Are cannabinoids a defense against chewing herbivores?

George Stack


11:45-noon      Switchgrass and resistance to Anthracnose and Smut

Ryan Crawford


12:00               Adjourn


June 29, 2022
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
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