ASA Plant and Soil Conference, Feb. 4-5, Fresno
The American Society of Agronomy (ASA) Plant and Soil Conference will be held Feb. 4-5, 2014 at the Radisson Hotel and Convention Center in Fresno, Calif.
Sponsored by the ASA California Chapter and the California Certified Crop Advisors, the 43rd conference will focus on current agronomic topics of importance to growers, consultants, suppliers, educators, and governmental organizations.
The theme of this year’s general session is “Building Resiliency in California Agriculture” with speakers from the agriculture industry and research institutions.
The conference includes technical sessions on a wide range of topics including:
- Nutrient management in annual and perennial crops
- Salinity management in crop production
- Water and drought management
- Pest management
- Waste water and manure management issues
- Soil quality and the effect of agricultural practices
A poster session including submissions from students and professionals will be featured at a complimentary reception with wine and hors d’oeuvres at the end of the first day.
Continuing education credit will be available for pest control advisers and certified crop advisors.
The detailed conference program is available.
For more information, contact Steve Grattan at firstname.lastname@example.org.