TREMONT, Ill. — Precision Planting’s 2013 Summer Corn
Conference will feature full-day sessions at which high-yield growers and
agronomists can learn about the latest developments and technologies that lead
to the best possible yields.
The conference will run Aug. 6-9 at the Precision Planting
operation in Tremont. Each day will consist of sessions that focus on field
scouting, row cleaners and closing systems, down force and population management
and in-cab technologies.
As in previous summer conferences, attendees will get
hands-on field explanations of planting errors and their impact, see planters in
action and watch demonstrations of cutting-edge planting and monitoring
technologies. There will be a special presentation of the improved accuracy of
the new YieldSense harvest monitor.
All sessions are geared toward giving growers information
they can use in their own operations to improve decision-making and boost
Admission is free, but spaces are limited, and advance
registration is required. For more information and to register for a specific
date, phone (800) 660-9573 or visit www.precisionplanting.com/conference.
The progress of the conference field plots and event
preparations can be tracked on the Precision Planting Facebook page and Twitter
feed @precision_plant. Growers and attendees will be able to follow all the
latest developments before and during the event.