Bob Streit will be speaking on crop challenges for 2011 on Jan 24th and Jan 31st at the Iowa Central Community College in Fort Dodge Iowa. Discussions will include soil fertility considerations, corp management ideas, soil management, diseases, fungicides, and seed traits.
If you have not heard Bob speak, I highly recommend you you make the trip.
Bob Streit born and raised on a farm in Mitchell County Iowa, graduated from ISU with a degree in Plant Pathology and Pest Management. He worked four years with ServiTech Inc. Bob then organized the agronomy services with a large co-op in central Iowa. He then worked 19 years with DeKalb and Cargill/Mycogen Seed Companies as a tech service agronomist. After multiple mergers he began working for farming clients as a consulting agronomist in Iowa. Until 2000 Bob also helped work and manage the home farm. In recent years he has been traveling to South America to study soybean rust and work with their pathologists on control methods. This has led him to work with the U.S. Rust Task Force and other projects with the USDA.
To register call 800-362-2793 ext. 1277, there is no charge for this event.