A conference sponsored by The South Dakota No-Till Association will be held on February 4 and 5, 2003 at the Sheraton Hotel and Convention Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.  
  Agenda and Registration  
  Featured Topics and Speakers Include:  

"Why and How to Use Cover Crops in a No-Till System.  Experiences from South America"
    Rolf  Derpsch, Agricultural Consultant and long-time no-till proponent from Asuncion, Paraguay

Steve Groff, National No-Till Innovator (199) and Sustainable Ag Leader (2001) from
    Lancaster, Pennsylvania

"Nutrient Effiiciency in No-Till systems"  Dr. Paul Fixen, Senior Vice President and Director of
    Research for PPI in North America from Brookings, South Dakota

Wayne Berry, WSC, Williston, North Dakota will discuss "Perennial Grazing Systems"

Leon Wrage, Weeds Specialist, South Dakota State University Extension

"Dealing with White Mold in No-Till Soybeans"  Dr. Craig Grau, Professor of Plant Patholoby at
    the University of Wisconsin

"Cover Crops to Consider"  Dr. Shannon Osborne, ARS Lab, Brookings, South Dakota

"Leveraging Biology:  Discovering Efficiencies in Cropping Systems"  Matt Hagny, NTOP, Salina,

South Dakota No-Till Producer Panel

Dr. Dwayne Beck, Dakota Lakes Research Farm, South Dakota State University

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