Articles for November 2015

Canola Expo 2015

POSTERHere is the schedule for this years Canola Expo on December 8th, 2015:
9:00        Registration/View Exhibits/Sign up for Door Prizes

9:05        Welcome
Jon Wert, NCGA President

9:10        Canola/Soybean Rotations, Row Spacing Studies
Bryan Hanson, NDSU

9:35        Canola Disease Survey Results
Luis del Rio, NDSU

10:00        New Traits for the Canola Industry

10:30    Exhibitor Break

11:15    NCGA Annual Business Meeting
NCGA Board of Directors and Staff

12:15        Complimentary Lunch/View Exhibits

1:15        Keynote Address — Oilseed Markets
Eugene Graner,
Heartland Investor Services

1:30        (Concurrent) Canola Culinary Presentation
Sheri Coleman, NCGA

3:30        Door Prizes Giveaway

4:00        Show Closes

9th Annual Canola Research Conference

Here is the agenda for our upcoming Research Conference on November 19th, 2015:
NCGA 9th Annual
Canola Research Conference
Thursday, November 19, 2015
NDSU Alumni Center, Fargo
8:30 am – 1:00 pm
8:30 Breakfast (Reimers Room)
8:50 Welcome
Jon Wert, NCGA President

8:55 Overview of NCGA Canola Research Funding/Meeting Objectives
Barry Coleman, NCGA Executive Director

9:00 Canola Disease, Flea Beetle & Swede Midge Survey 2015
Blackleg & Sclerotinia Research in Canola, Clubroot Update
Luis del Rio & Janet Knodel, NDSU

9:45 NDSU Canola Breeding Progress in 2015, Heat Tolerant & Frost Tolerant Canola Research
Mukhlesur Rahman, NDSU

10:15 Coffee Break

10:30 Canola in Rotation With Soybeans
Brian Jenks, NDSU

10:45 Canola Row Spacing & Seeding Rate Studies
Bryan Hanson, NDSU

11:10 Minnesota Canola Production Center Research
Dave Grafstrom, Northland Community & Technical College -Roseau

11:35 Nitrogen & Sulfur Requirements in Canola Under Saline Conditions
Qi Zhang, NDSU

11:55 Rotational Crops Effects on Potato Production in RRV
Andrew Robinson, NDSU

12:15 Wrap-up & Review

12:30 Lunch