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2019 Wheat Academy

Wheat Academy logo with WSU cougar.

Two days of comprehensive, hands-on learning await participants of the 2019 WSU Wheat Academy. Growers and industry professionals from all over the Pacific Northwest are invited to the WSU Pullman campus December 10 and 11 to learn about the science behind wheat management recommendations directly from the experts during intensive, 90-minute presentations.

The Wheat Academy will begin at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, December 10 and will be held in the Vogel Plant Biosciences Building Teaching Laboratories on the WSU Pullman campus. Registration is $75 for growers and $150 for industry representatives and is limited to the first 75 registrants. The registration fee covers parking on campus, two lunches, a lightly catered social hour, and light refreshments throughout the two-day event. Because registration is limited, we ask that individual companies limit the number of employees they send to the Wheat Academy to a maximum of 10.

We applied for Pesticide Recertification Credits for Idaho and Washington for the following courses:

  • Diagnosing and Managing Plant Diseases of Wheat, Dr. Tim Murray and Rachel Bomberger
  • Identifying and Managing Insect Pests on the Farm, Dale Whaley and Dr. Sanford Eigenbrode
  • Pulse Disease Management, Dr. Lyndon Porter
  • Herbicide Injury, Dr. Ian Burke, Dr. Drew Lyon and Rachel Zuger

Certified Crop Adviser Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are available for all courses.

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Extension programs and employment are available to all without discrimination. Evidence of noncompliance may be reported through your local extension office.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means for communication of program information or reasonable accommodations need to contact Blythe Howell by November 18 at (509) 335-1719 or by email at blythe.howell@wsu.edu.

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