One important component of a successful high-yielding soybean management program is to understand when and how to apply fungicides, as well as which products to use. This webinar will provide an in-depth explanation about how timely fungicide applications can be leveraged to mitigate soybean stress.
Presenter: Jason Carr, CCA & Bayer Crop Science Technology Development Representative
Jason holds a bachelor’s degree in natural resources and environmental sciences and a master’s degree in molecular genetics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is currently a technology development representative with Bayer Crop Science, where he leads agronomic research projects with corn and soybeans focused on creating tailored solutions for growers. Prior to his current role, Jason spent a decade in soybean breeding with Monsanto as part of a team developing numerous commercially successful varieties in RM groups 2 and 3. Jason is also a 2021 CCA Soy Envoy, a position he held in 2019 and 2020.
The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff and membership programs represent more than 43,000 soybean farmers in Illinois. The checkoff funds market development, soybean production and government relations efforts, while the membership program, Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) and the Illinois Soybean Growers PAC actively advocates for positive and impactful legislation for farmers at local, state and national levels. ISA upholds the interests of Illinois soybean farmers through promotion, advocacy, research and education with the vision of becoming a trusted partner of Illinois soybean farmers to ensure their profitability now and for future generations.