SERA-IEG-6 2017 Annual Meeting Agenda

Updated 6-13-2017

University of Arkansas

18-20 June 2017

2017 SERA Agenda (90kb pdf)

June 18

5:00 – 9:00 PM Sunday Evening Session (Chancellor Hotel, 2nd Floor, Bella Vista Room)

  • 5:00 – 6:00 pm Registration
  • 6:00 – 7:30 pm Welcome Reception and Dinner
  • 7:30 – 9:00 pm State Reports, Moderator Leticia S. Sonon
    • Alabama
    • Arkansas
    • Florida
    • Georgia
    • Kentucky
    • Louisiana
    • Mississippi
    • Oklahoma
    • South Carolina
    • North Carolina
    • Tennessee
    • Texas
    • Virginia

June 19 Monday

8:00 – 11:20 AM Technical Session, (Chancellor Room, 2nd Floor, Bella Vista Room), Moderator, Nathan Slaton

    • 8:00 – 8:05 am Introduction & Meeting Notes, Dr. Nathan Slaton – University of Arkansas
    • 8:05 – 8:15 am Welcome to Fayetteville, Dr. Mark Cochran – Vice President for Agriculture of the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture
    • 8:15 – 8:55 am Soil and Leaf Analysis Indicators of Corn Potassium Fertility – Dr. Robert Miller, Colorado State University
    • 8:55 – 9:35 am Turning Data into Decisions: How Grid Soil Sample Results are being used to Make Variable Rate Applications. Dr. Brian Arnall – Oklahoma State University
    • 9:35 – 10:15 am The Importance of Soil Testing to Inform Nutrient Management of a Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation in the Buffalo River Watershed, Dr. Andrew Sharpley – University of Arkansas
    • 10:15 – 10:30 am BREAK
    • 10:30 – 11:10 am The Discovery Farms Program in Arkansas, Dr. Mike Daniels – University of Arkansas

Lunch 11:20- 12:30

    • 11:20 am Leave for Farm
    • 11:40 am Lunch at Agri Park (Whole Hog BBQ)

Monday PM Session (Altheimer Building)

12:30 – 5:40 pm Sponsor Presentations, Lab Instrument Demonstrations and Tour (Altheimer Building), Moderator, John Hatten

12:35 – 12:55 Tour 1-A LECO – Room 210
1:00 – 1:20 Tour 1-B Skalar – Room 110
1:25 – 1:45 Tour 1-C Elementar – Room 324 (NE Bench)
1:55 – 2:15 Tour 2-A Environmental Express – Room 226
2:20 – 2:40 Tour 2-B J-Kem – Room 318
2:45 – 3:05 Tour 2-C Timberline – Room 324 (SE Bench)
3:15 – 3:35 Tour 3-A Texas Scientific – Room 210
3:40 – 4:00 Tour 3-B N-STaR Lab (Trent Roberts) – Room 114
4:05 – 4:25 Tour 3-C Q-Tech – Room 317
4:35 – 4:55 Tour 4-A EA Consumables – Room 226
5:00 – 5:20 Tour 4-B FIAlab Instruments, Inc. – Room 318
5:25 – 5:45 Tour 4-C Seal – Room 324 (NW Bench)

Dinner

      • 6:00 pm Return to Hotel
      • 6:45 pm Leave Hotel for Dinner – TBD

Tuesday, June 20

8:00 – 8:10 AM (Chancellor Hotel, 2nd Floor, Bella Vista Room)

Technical Session, Moderator, Trent Roberts

      • 8:00 – 8:20 am The New SPECTRO ARCOS M V- Featuring True Axial and Radial Viewing in One Instrument, Dion Tsouride – Spectro
      • 8:20 – 8:50 am Soil Quality Testing at Auburn University Soil Testing Lab, Dr. Gobena Huluka – Auburn University
      • 8:50 – 9:10 am Interpretation of Soybean Leaf and Petiole Potassium Concentrations during Reproductive Growth, Dr. Nathan Slaton – University of Arkansas

9:10 – 12:00 Administrative Session

    • 9:10 – 9: 50 am Administrative Advisor Reports, Dr. Nathan McKinney – Research Administrative Advisor, University of Arkansas, and Dr. Tom Obreza – Extension Administrative Advisor, University of Florida
    • 9:50 – 10: 10 am BREAK
    • 10: 10 – 12:00 pm Reports & Business meeting, Dr. Leticia Sonon (Chair) – University of Georgia
      • NAPT Report
      • ALP report
      • NCERA-13 Report
      • Business Session