Wednesday, November 15, 2006: 8:25 AM
Indiana Conv. Center, Sagamore 6, Second Floor
252: Symposium--Reassessing Corn And Soybean Response To Defoliation Injury: I
Sponsor:C03 Crop Ecology, Management & Quality
Presiding:David Holshouser, Virginia Tech -Tidewater AREC
8:25 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:30 AMAn Introduction and Background to Reassessing Corn and Soybean Response to Defoliation Injury. 
David Holshouser, Virginia Tech -Tidewater AREC
8:50 AMSource and Sink Limitations on Grain Yield in Modern Corn Hybrids. 
Mark E. Westgate, Iowa State University, Lucas Borras, Iowa State University
9:10 AMCorn Plant Response to Defoliation.
D. R. Hicks, Univ of Minnesota, Dept of Agronomy, R. L. Nielsen, Purdue University
9:30 AMUnderstanding the Response of Soybean to Stress - Growth Stage is the Key. 
Dennis B. Egli, Univ. Of Kentucky, Dept. of Plant and Soi
9:50 AMBreak
10:05 AMAsian Soybean Rust: The Role of Defoliation Injury in Yield Loss. 
Saratha Kumudini, University of Kentucky, Claudia V. Godoy, Embrapa - Soja, James Board, Louisiana State University, Joseph Omielan, University of Kentucky, Plant & Soil Sciences
10:25 AMInsect Defoliation: Past and Present. 
Matthew E. Baur, Louisiana State University Agriculture Center
10:45 AMCorn and Soybean Defoliation A Crop Insurance Perspective. 
Mark Zarnstorff, National Crop Insurance Services
11:05 AMDiscussion
11:20 AMAdjourn

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