ITLUS Spring Workshop 2022

We’re back in the fields!

Tuesday 22 February 2022

Location – Clonroche, Co. Wexford,

by kind permission of The Cooney Furlong Grain Company

9.30 am               Registration, tea and coffee

9:50 am               President’s welcome & introduction

Clive Carter, Honorary President ITLUS.

10.00 am             Accurate setting up of fertiliser spreaders

Tom O’Connor, Cooney Furlong Machinery Company

10:30 am             Nitrogen management in winter oilseed rape

John Spink, Teagasc Oakpark

11.00 am             Canopy and disease management in winter oilseed rape

David Leahy, BASF Ireland

11:30 am             Minor and major elements for combinable crop nutrition

Robbie Byrne, Precision Nutrition Ltd.

12.00 pm             Variety Development & Seed Trade Update

                              Denis Dunne Seedtech and John Dunne Goldcrop

12.30 pm             Grain Market Update

                              David Burke, Comex McKinnon

1.00 pm               Food and refreshments

Directions: The workshop will be held at the farm building marked by the orange circle below.

The site is immediately on the left as you leave Clonroche village heading for New Ross on the N30.

GPS Coordinates: 52.443115, -6.721533

The entry fee, payable on the day is €50 for members (free for student members) and €60 for non-members. This includes tea and coffee on arrival and lunch. It also includes entry into a raffle for members.  

Registration by email to itlussec50@gmail.com by Thursday 17 February

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