2021 Regional Crop Update & Pesticide Education Meetings

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Farmers in the Triangle North region will have two convenient options for attending the 2021 crop update and pesticide education meetings;

  • Online using the Zoom video conferencing software on your computer, tablet or smart phone, or;
  • In-person in your respective County

In both cases, advance registration is REQUIRED. For on-line attendees, please register using the corresponding Eventbrite form (links below). For in-person attendance, contact the Cooperative Extension office in your County (phone numbers below).

For in-person attendance, protective measures including masks, social distancing, and capacity limits will be in place. Early registration is strongly recommended. 

CROP PRODUCTION UPDATE MEETINGS

  • Tobacco Production Update* – January 14, 9–11 a.m. – (Register online)
  • Industrial Hemp Informational Meeting – January 25, 8 a.m.–noon (Register online)
  • Grain Production Update* – February 11, 4–7 p.m. – (Register online)

PESTICIDE EDUCATION MEETINGS

Register by phone at one of the following numbers:

  • Franklin – 919-496-3344
  • Granville – 919-603-1350
  • Person – 336-599-1195
  • Vance – 252-438-8188
  • Warren – 252-257-3640

*Pesticide credit(s) available at these meetings, pending approval, details coming. Online participants seeking pesticide applicator credits are required to use a webcam (so that attendance can be verified).

If you’ve never used the Zoom video conference platform, you may want to check out the following resources:

Written By

Paul McKenzie, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionPaul McKenzieArea Agent, Agriculture Call Paul E-mail Paul N.C. Cooperative Extension, Vance County Center
Updated on Dec 31, 2020
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