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Corn & Soybean Crop Update Workshop for East Central MN Crop Producers

University of Minnesota Extension hosts East Central Minnesota Corn and Soybean Day, Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at Pine City American Legion Post 51, 525 N Main Street, Pine City, MN.  

Fee is $10 payable at the door to cover meal and program costs.


  • 8:30 a.m. check in on-site
  • 9:00 a.m. Urea in Crop Production: Increasing Efficacy with Additives, Placement & Time of Application
  • 10:00 a.m. Soybean White Mold Management & Biology
  • 11:00 a.m. Soybean & Corn Weed Control Update (Why is waterhemp difficult to control?)
  • 12:00 p.m. Lunch
  • 12:30 p.m. Crop Insurance Update
  • 1:15 p.m. How to Integrate Cover Crops into a Conventional Corn-Soybean Rotation in East Central MN, a Farmer's Perspective
  • 2:00 p.m. Adjourn

As an agriculture producer, keeping up with new crop production challenges is a top priority.  This workshop provides research-based knowledge and field-testes solutions that will help you in the field for 2019.

Participants are encouraged to register online at in order to assist with meal and program planning, or contact the Pine County Extension Office at 800-657-3813 or email  Pre-registration is appreciated but not required.




Roxanne Orvis
Administrative Assistant
(320) 591-1650