2022 MWP Annual Winter Grower Meeting – Agenda

2022 Michigan Wheat Program Annual Winter Grower Meeting
Eagle Eye, Grand Garden Room // 15500 Chandler Road, Bath, MI 48808
Wednesday, February 23, 2022 // 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

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8:15 a.m. – 9 a.m. – Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:15 a.m. – 9 a.m.  –  Industry Displays

9 a.m.  – Welcome and Introductions, Dave Milligan, President, Nat’l Assn of Wheat Growers

9:15 a.m.  – Great Lakes Yield Enhancement Network (YEN) Pilot Program and Recognition of Award Winners, Dennis Pennington, MSU Wheat Specialist

9:30 a.m.  – YEN Grower Panel, Dennis Pennington, moderator

10:30 a.m. – BREAK – Industry Displays

10:45 a.m.  –  MI Wheat Program Update, Jody Pollok-Newsom, MI Wheat Program Executive Director

11 a.m. –  What Yield Enhancement Network (YEN) Found for MI Wheat, Dennis Pennington

11:30 a.m. –  National Wheat Perspective, Dave Milligan

11:45 a.m. –  Farm Service Agency (FSA) Update from a Wheat Farmer’s Perspective, Tim Boring, Michigan FSA Director

12 noon –  Industry Displays and Lunch

1 p.m. – MI Wheat Program Update, Jody Pollok-Newsom, MI Wheat Program Executive Director

1:15 p.m. –  MI Wheat Program Awards, Jeff Krohn, MI Wheat Program Board Chairman; Jody Pollok-Newsom

1:30 p.m. –  Keynote Wheat Presentation: What’s missing in your wheat production?, Dave Hooker, University of Guelph

2:30 p.m. – 2020, 2021 Wheat Yield Contest Recognition and Announcement, Dennis Pennington

2:45 p.m. –  New Varieties-What’s on the Horizon for Growers, Dr. Eric Olson, MSU Wheat Breeder

3:20 p.m. – Resources for 2022 & RUP/CCA Credits for Growers & Final YEN Sign Up, Dennis Pennington

3:30 p.m.  – Adjourn, David Milligan

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