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Educational Presentations

New Agent Training
Soybean growth and development (YouTube video, 8 min.), Dr. Angela McClure
Insect scouting in soybean (YouTube video, 9 min.), Dr. Scott Stewart
Common insect pests in Tennessee soybean (YouTube video, 10 min.), Dr. Scott Stewart
Corn borers and their management (Video on Plant Management Network, 30 min.), Dr. Scott Stewart
Common insect and mite pests of cotton (Narrated PowerPoint Show, 30 min.), Dr. Scott Stewart
Insecticide modes of action (Narrated PowerPoint Show, 20 min.), Sandy Steckel
Managing soybean diseases (YouTube video, 12 min.), Dr. Melvin Newman
Identifying and managing weeds in soybean (YouTube video, 10 min.), Dr. Larry Steckel
Soybean weed management (YouTube, 4 videos), Dr. Larry Steckel
Scouting sorghum insects (YouTube video, 10 min.), Dr. Scott Stewart
Mitigating Insect Management Effects on Pollinators (Plant Management Network, 10 min. video), Dr. Scott Stewart

2016 East or Middle Tennessee Grain Conferences
Benefits of Soil Health Management, Mr. Adam Daugherty
Disease and Fungicide Management for Corn and Wheat, Dr. Heather Kelly
Disease and Fungicide Management for Soybean, Dr. Heather Kelly
Soil Fertility and Fertilizer Management, Debbie Jones
Sprayer Technology for Effective and Safe Pesticide Application, Mr. Mark Bartel
Marketing, How Does It Look For 2016?, Dr. Aaron Smith
Maximizing Essential Crop Inputs, Mr. Chuck Danehower and Mr. Danny Morris
Implementing Variable Rate and Associated Technologies, Mrs. Lori Duncan
Insect Pest Management, Dr. Scott Stewart
Grain Handling, Drying, and Storage, Dr. Mike Buschermohle

2016 In-service Training for Row Crops
Corn and Soybean Agronomic Updates, Dr. Angela McClure
Insect Pest Management, Dr. Scott Stewart
Plant Disease Update, Dr. Heather Kelly
Weed Management, Dr. Larry Steckel
Variety and Variety Trial Update, Mr. Ryan Blair
Cotton and Small Grains Agronomic Updates (for Middle and East TN), Dr. Tyson Raper
Cotton and Small Grains Agronomic Updates (for West TN), Dr. Tyson Raper

2015 In-service Training for Row Crops
Corn and Soybean Agronomic Updates, Dr. Angela McClure
Insect Pest Management, Dr. Scott Stewart
Plant Disease Update, Dr. Heather Kelly
Weed Management, Dr. Larry Steckel
Industrial Hemp, Dr. Eric Walker
Variety and Variety Trial Update, Mr. Ryan Blair
Cotton and Small Grains Agronomic Updates, Dr. Tyson Raper

2014 Cotton Focus
Changes at the WTREC, Dr. Bob Hayes
Management issues with critical insect pests, Dr. Scott Stewart
Heat, water and earliness, Dr. Dave Verbree
Target spot in cotton, Dr. Heather Kelly
Sustainability of cotton production, Mrs. Lori Duncan
Variety selection: a combination of art and science, Dr. Darrin Dodds
New/old technology for cotton weed control, Dr. Larry Steckel
Integrating cover crops and herbicides for weed control, Mr. Matthew Wiggins
Status of National Boll Weevil Protection Fund, Mr. Jim Brumley
The New Farm Bill, Congressman Stephen Fincher

2014 Row Crops In-Service Training (slides only)
Corn and soybean updates (Dr. Angela McClure)
Weed control updates (Dr. Larry Steckel)
Corn and soybean variety information (Mr. Bob Williams)
Updates on insect management issues (Dr. Scott Stewart)
Crop disease management (Dr. Heather Kelly)
Cotton and sobean research update - irrigation and physiology (Dr. David Verbree)

2013 Cotton Focus (slides only)
How can I control pigweeds better?  (Larry Steckel )
What you need to know to get the most out of your applications (Greg Kruger)
Irrigation basics for cotton  (Dave Verbree)
National Boll Weevil Protection Fund  (Jim Brumley)
Making a plan for plant bugs in 2013 (Angus Catchot)
Varieties for 2013 and beyond (Darrin Dodds)
Irrigating cotton for maximum profit (Tom Barber)
Strategies to Implement Zone Management in Cotton Production (Mike Buschermohle)

2013 Row Crops In-Service Training (slides only)
Corn and Soybean Production (Angela McClure)
Corn and Soybean Varieties (Bob Williams)
Updates for Disease Control (Heather Marie Kelly)
Updates for Weed Control (Larry Steckel)
Updates for Insect Control (Scott Stewart)
Cotton Variety Trial Results (Chris Main)
Irrigation for Row Crops (David Verbree)
Crop Fertility/Sulphur Update (Frank Yin)

2012 Irrigated Row Crops: Integrated Production Systems (slides only)
Economics of Irrigation in Volatile Markets (Chuck Danehower)
Best Corn and Soybean Varieties for Irrigation (Fred Allen)
Timing, Fertility and Agronomics of Irrigated Corn and Soybean (Angela McClure)
Varieties, Fertility and Plant Management for Irrigated Crops (Mathew Wiggins and Chris Main)
Irrigation Scheduling Tools Tested in Tennessee (Brian Leib)
Benefits and Challenges of Insect Control in Irrigated Crops (Scott Stewart)
Disease Control for Irrigated Crops (Melvin Newman)

Note: Other presentations and reports may be available at other locations within this website.