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Cancellation Policy:

A) Refunds will be no more than $100, at the discretion of the planning committee. B) No refunds will be issued until all conference bills have been cleared through the bank. C) All refund requests are required to be received by the Financial Planning Committee of the Conference prior to Jan 31, 2012. Late requests will not be paid.

Accommodation:
A limited number of rooms have been set aside at the

Capri Hotel & Convention Centre


3310 - 50 Ave (Gaetz Ave), Red Deer, AB Please mention Agronomy Update 2012 Phone: 1-800-662-7197 or 1-403-346-2091 Email: reservations@capricentre.com

Agronomy Update 2012

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Capri Hotel

Other Accommodations:
Holiday Inn Express - 2803 50th Ave. Ph: 403-343-2112 Super 8 - 4217 50th Ave Ph: 403-358-7722 Red Deer Lodge - 4311 - 49th Avenue Ph: 403-346-8841 or Toll-free 1-800-661-1657 Black Knight Inn - 2929 - 50th Ave. Ph: 403-343-6666 or Toll-free 1-800-661-8793 Sandman Hotel - 2828 - Gaetz Ave( 50th Ave) Ph: 403-343-7400

A two-day conference for grain producers, crop advisors and industry partners to interface with leading agriculture scientists about relevant soils and crops issues

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January 17 & 18
The Capri Convention Centre

Red Deer, Alberta

Day 1 January 17
Registration 7:45 to 8:45 Presentations begin at 8:50

Day 2 January 18
Breakfast - 7:30 - 8:30 Presentations begin at 8:30

Agronomy Update 2012 Registration


Registration Deadline December 31, 2011 Name:_______________________________________ Company:____________________________________
Address__________________________________________

Welcome and Introduction


Year in Review Dale Fedoruk

Welcome and Introduction


Session 6 Disease Update
Canola Diseases Ralph Lange Clubroot of Canola Ron Howard Cereal Stripe Rust Kequan Xi Ergot of Cereals Kelly Turkington Cereal Leaf Diseases Kelly Turkington Coffee Pulse Crop Diseases Robyn Bowness

Session 1 Crop Rotations


Canola Rotations in Alberta Murray Hartman Canola After Pulse Crops John ODonovan Coffee Pulse Crops in Crop Rotations Jane King

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Session 2 Grain Storage Management


Good Grain Storage Practices & Plastic Bagging Storage Research Update Paul Fields Automatic Aeration Control Strategies Joy Agnew Lunch

Session 7 Insect & Weed Update


Provincial Insects Update Scott Meers Weed Survey Results Chris Neesor Lunch

Session 3 Crop Establishment


Agronomics of F2 Canola Seed Neil Harker Economics of F2 Canola Seed Elwin Smith Seed & Soil-borne Diseases: Whats New? Ted Labun

Session 8 Integrated Pest Management (IPM)


Effectiveness of Spray Quality & Boom Height on Spray Drift Reduction - 2011 Field Results Tom Wolf Herbicide Resistance Update Hugh Beckie Weed IPM Neil Harker Insect IPM Lloyd Dosdall Disease IPM Kelly Turkington End of Day

Conference fees:

Includes GST, presentations, meals, conference proceedings and trade show.


Individual : $120.00 ($140.00 after Dec 31, 2011) Student Rate: $80.00 Payment Method: Make Cheque/Money Order payable to: BRRG Agronomy Update And Mail to: Ag-Info Centre BRRG Agronomy Update Bag 600, Stettler, AB T0C 2L0 Registration Procedure: Phone: 1-800-387-6030 (toll free in Canada) Fax: (403)742-7527 Or Mail to: Ag-Info Centre BRRG Agronomy Update Bag 600 Stettler, AB T0C 2L0

Session 4 Soil Management


Understanding Soil Variability to Utilize Variable Rate Fertilizer Technology Ross McKenzie Coffee Urea vs ESN Fertilizers Len Kryzanowski Micronutrient & Foliar Fertilizer Products Rigas Karamanos

Trade Show both Days

Session 5 Crop Protection Updates


Industry Updates Various End of Day

5 to 6 pm Mixer
Supper on your own

Certified Crop Advisors & holders of Pesticide Applicator Certificates can obtain Continuing Education Units at Agronomy Update 2012