Tuesday, March 2, 2010
Direct Seed Conference In Full Swing
Idaho Falls -- Over 70 wheat growers are currently participating in the 3rd annual Direct Seed Workshop Conference held in Idaho Falls at the Red Lion on the Falls.
Idaho Wheat Commissioner Gordon Gallup, who has been utilizing direct tilling on his farm, is the events Emcee.
Guest speakers and panel members are as follows: Dennis Roe, Conservation Tillage Specialist, WSU; Deb Nace, District Conservationist Idaho Falls Field Office; James Gneiting, Wheat Grower, Lewisville; Dr. Juiet Windes, Extension Crop Management Specialist UI; Ralph Isom, Wheat Grower Idaho Falls; Russ Zenner, Wheat Grower Genesee;Craig McNeal, Pioneer West.