2018 Tobacco Day Agenda – December 6th, 2018

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December 6th, 2018

Meeting Address:

  • Johnston County Extension Center, 2736 NC-210, Smithfield, NC 27577

8:00 a.m. – Coffee and Donuts

8:30 a.m. – Welcome, Mr. Bryant Spivey

8:35 a.m. – NC State University CALS Update, Dr. Tom Melton

8:50 a.m. – Cost Analysis of Tobacco Labor Strategies, Mr. Gary Bullen

9:10 a.m. – Can Biopesticides Be Integrated into Tobacco IPM?, Dr. Hannah Burrack

9:30 a.m. – Exhaust Air Heat Recovery System Assessment, Dr. Grant Ellington

9:50 a.m. – Organic Management of Tobacco Diseases, Mr. Raymond Rodriguez

10:10 a.m. – Break

10:30 a.m. – North Carolina Agriculture Perspective, Commissioner Steve Troxler

10:40 a.m. – Flue-Cured Tobacco Response to Reduced Rates of Dicamba, Mr. Matthew Inman

11:00 a.m. – Agronomic Performance of Low Alkaloid Cultivars, Dr. Matthew Vann

11:20 a.m. – Flue-Cured Tobacco Situation and Outlook, Dr. Blake Brown

11:40 a.m. – TGANC President’s Remarks, Mr. Steve Giffin

12:00 p.m. – Presentation of Tobacco Greats, Dr. Loren Fisher

12:30 p.m. – Lunch

Please note that there is no registration link for this event.