Corn Silage Harvest Workshop

2020 Corn Day


2020 Corn Day

  • Tuesday, February 11, 2020, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

2 DEC Pesticide Recertification Credits for Categories: 1a, 10 or 21 or 23. 
Certified Crop Advisor CEUs: 1.5 CEU Integrated Pest Management; .5 CEU Crop Management, .5 CEU Nutrient Management.

You must be present by 10:30 a.m. and have your Applicator ID with you upon signing roster to receive credit.


10-10:30 a.m. -  Registration, Coffee and Danish

10:30-11:30 am -Soil health affects what grows in your soil: Thinking beyond crops! 

Dr. Carmen Greenwood, Associate Professor

Dept. of Fisheries, Wildlife and Environmental Sciences, SUNY Cobleskill

11:00 a.m.-Noon Morning Star Farms journey to notill and improved soil health

Dave Magos of Morning Star Farms describes how you can have 850 cows, 2,600 crop acres and be 100% notill! Cover crops, weed control, manure handling and soil com-paction are just some of the challenging issues Dave will address.

Noon-1:30 pm Lunch

1:30-2:00 p.m. Looking at nematodes for long term control of corn rootworms and… 

Dr. Elson Shields, Department of Entomology, Cornell University

2:00-3:00 pm Herbicide Updates: New materials and uses & Palmer amaranth, water hemp and marestail: ID and Control 

Mike Stanyard, NW NY Dairy Livestock and Field Crops Team

Cornell Cooperative Extension

Registration is $30 per person: Pre-registration is required!

Register for this event now (pay online with credit card) or fill out the 2020 Corn Day registration form at and return it along with payment to:

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Herkimer County
5657 State Route 5
Herkimer, NY 13350.
Make checks payable to: Cornell Cooperative Extension

Please call 315.866.7920 if you have any questions.

Registration must be received in the office by noon on Friday, February 7, 2020 Noon.

Registration allows us to communicate any cancellations or changes in arrangements.




Erik Smith
Area Field Crops Specialist
C: 315-219-7786


Otsesaga Resort Hotel
60 Lake St.
Cooperstown, New York 13326

Last updated January 2, 2020