2019 World Pork Expo - June 5-7 - Iowa State Fairgrounds

The Impact of Manure Management

Wednesday, June 6, 2018
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Varied Industries Building, Meeting Room B

Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont, is hosting a business seminar that will address the specific benefits of swine manure on soil health, including how adding the right nitrogen stabilizer to swine manure can improve water quality and increase corn yield. This fact-filled and educational session will feature three acknowledged experts, including from Iowa State University and the University of Minnesota. During the session, attendees will hear research findings that impact liquid swine manure application timing. CEU credits will be offered during each session so participants could earn up to 3 Nutrient Management CEU credits. Speakers include:

  • Dr. Dan Andersen, Ph.D., Department of Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering, Iowa State University
  • Jeff Vetsch, Researcher 4 and Soil Scientist, University of Minnesota
  • Kent Bennis, market development specialist, Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont


  • 8:00-8:05 a.m.:                Introductions for Presentation 1; seminar kickoff
  • 8:05-9:05 a.m.:                Presentation from Jeff Vetsch
  • 9:00-9:30 a.m.:                Break
  • 9:30-9:35 a.m.:                Introductions for Presentation 2
  • 9:35-10:35 a.m.:              Presentation from Dr. Dan Andersen
  • 10:35-11:00 a.m.:            Break
  • 11:00-11:05 a.m.:            Panel kickoff
  • 11:05-11:55 a.m.:            Panel and Q&A, feat. Dr. Dan Andersen, Jeff Vetsch and Kent Bennis

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