10507 N McAlister Rd
La Grande, OR 97850
Growers are welcome to stay for the entire day (see link, above), but the draft wheat meeting agenda is as follows:
AM Session: Union & Baker Co. Wheat Growers Meeting
8:00 am Coffee and Donuts (sponsored by Oregon Wheat Growers League)
Welcome and Opening Remarks – Robb Lane, President
8:15 am Oregon Wheat Industry Update – OWGL Representative
8:45 am Grain Market Report & Hedge to Arrive Contracts Primer – Dan Steiner, MCGG
9:45 am OSU Wheat Variety Update – Mike Flowers, OSU Extension Cereal Specialist.
10:15 am Gold Rush Malt – Tom Hutchison, Baker City
10:30 USDA-FSA Update – Justin Faulhaber, USDA-FSA Union Co.
10:45 OSU-Columbia Basin Ag Research Center Weed Science Program – Dr. Judit Barasso
11:00 Upper Grande Ronde Water Resource Planning Update – Brett Moore, Anderson & Perry and Jed
Hassinger, Union Co. Farm Bureau
11:50 Cereal Seed Treatments Update – Tony Severa, Syngenta
12:00 to 1:00 pm Hosted Lunch (sponsored by Seed Growers Assoc.)
Thank you to Darrin Walenta, OSU Extension, for coordinating this event.