The 2022 Cornell Seed Conference will be held on December 1st. This will be an in-person conference held in the auditorium of Cornell AgriTech, Geneva. Everyone planning to attend must Pre-register.
Cost: $25 per person and paid by cash or check to NYSABA/Seed at the door
Lunch and breaks with refreshments will be provided
- 9:00 – 9:30 NYSABA meeting – Jeanette Marvin, NYSABA Administrator
- 9:30 – 9:45 NYSIP meeting – Phil Atkins, Manager NYSIP
- 9:55 John Uveges, Northern farm seed business manager, Seedway Session Moderator
- 10:00 - 10:30 Frank Rossi, Professor of Horticulture, Cornell - “Turf Seed Turmoil, We better get used to paying more for seed”
- 10:30 - 11:00 Jeanine Broughel, Chief, NYS Pesticide Product Registration Section - “Neonicotinoids and the Future of Seed Treatments in NY
- 11:00 -11:30 Gary Munkvold, Professor of Seed Pathology, Iowa State Univ. - “Collaborative actions to protect seed health and harmonize testing methods”
- 11:30 - noon Virginia (Ginny) Moore, Asst. Professor of Plant Breeding, Cornell - “Cover crop breeding for the northern US”
- 12:05 Lunch catered by Club 86
- 12:45 NYSABA Seed Committee Award – Margaret Smith, Prof. of Plant Breeding, Cornell
- 12:55 Alan Taylor, Prof Seed Technology, Cornell AgriTech – Session Moderator
- 1:00 -1:30 Jamie Cummings, Agronomist service representative, Syngenta, ‘SeedCare updates from Syngenta
- 1:30 - 2:00 Molly Cadle-Davidson, US R&D Manager, Agrauxine, ‘The ins and outs (and ups and downs) of Biological seed treatments’
- 2:00 - 2:30 Sam Cloete, President and CEO of Kannar Group, “Emerging Climate Smart Technologies and More”
- 2:30 - 3:00 Dale Krolikowski and Hank Hill, Head of Business Development and Research, and Senior Scientist, respectively. Germains seed technology ‘Seed Technology: Enhancement Beyond the Genetics
- 3:00 Concluding Remarks: Alan Taylor
DEC and CCA credits for those attending both the morning and afternoon sessions
Date & Time
December 1, 2022
9:55 am - 3:00 pm
More information about this event.
- agt1 [at] cornell.edu
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