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2022 Cornell Seed Growers Field Day

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

For seed growers, and other seed professionals.

 

Agenda:

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

Details

Date:
June 29
Time:
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://cals.cornell.edu/2022-cornell-seed-growers-field-day