Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Falling Numbers Webinar Tomorrow
On Thursday, March 15, 7:30 a.m. MDT, 6:30 a.m. PDT, Juliet Marshall, Associate Professor of Agronomy and Cereals Cropping Systems at the University of Idaho, Department of Plant, Soils and Entomological Sciences will address Falling Numbers, in a one-hour webinar. She will specifically look at questions surrounding the 2011 crop. Participation is simple and free! Log onto the website at http://connect.cals.uidaho.edu/wheat (requires Adobe Flash Player which is installed on most computers) and enter your name as a participant.Wheat quality last harvest was called into question with some varieties showing low values in the falling numbers test. In this webinar, Marshall will explore the potential causes and the methods producers may be able to use to reduce the discounts associated with the expression of low falling numbers.