SECC program expanded

Yancy Jr., Cecil H.
January 2005
Southeast Farm Press;1/19/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p18
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The article presents information on the Southeast Cotton Conference related to cotton technology held on January 25, 2005 at the Nash Community College in Rocky Mount in North Carolina. The conference offers cutting-edge information designed to help farmers with their operations. The cost of the conference is $20 at the door $10 in advance. Application has been made Certified Crop Advisor CEUs and pesticide credits with the North Carolina Department of Agriculture. Representatives with Monsanto Company, Syngenta, Dow AgroSciences and Bayer CropScience will present information on new cotton technology.


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