2014 Tobacco Growers Meeting
Two programs for tobacco growers will be held in Southeast Indiana on February 24th. The first will be at the USDA building in Scottsburg at 1:30 p.m. For more information or to reserve a spot, contact Megan Voyles at 812-752-8450. The second meeting will be at 6:00 p.m. at the Switzerland County Purdue University Extension Office in Vevay at 708 Seminary Street. For more information on this meeting contact Kyle Weaver at 812-427-3152.
Dr. Robert Pearce, University of Kentucky Tobacco Specialist, will give an update on tobacco production and provide training on Good Agricultural Production Practices for Tobacco. The meetings will also qualify for private applicator recertification credits. If producers want credit they need to bring their cards and $10.00 to the meeting.