Third Annual Mid-Atlantic Precision Ag Equipment Day

July 12, 2013 in Announcements

Wednesday, August 7      8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Caroline County 4-H Park
8230 Detour Road, Denton, MD 21629

Farmers from around the region are invited to join us and learn how to make precision agriculture pay in their operation. Practical and informative advice will be given on sprayer and planter section control, variable rate seeding, economics and practical implementation of RTK and GPS, soil mapping, using technology for on-farm research and developing variable rate prescriptions, and much more. This free event is hosted by Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania Extension. This event is free and open to the public. Lunch will be provided free of charge. DE and MD Nutrient Management Credits & CCA credits will be available. Register online at: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?fromEmail=true&formkey=dGRvc0xBRVRpQm9aZ296V19uYV9HakE6MA

Thanks to the Leadership Sponsors who made this event possible in 2012: Southern States Cooperative, Willard Agri-Service, Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc., Farm Credit, Atlantic Tractor, and Hoober, Inc.

For more information contact: Josh McGrath, University of Maryland, mcgrathj@umd.edu or (410) 228-­8800 or (410) 758­-0166