Small Grains Management

Small Grains Management Day


Small Grains Management Day

  • Thursday, June 2, 2022, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Pre-registration required.  REGISTER at:

Free and open to the public.

NYS Pesticide Applicator Recertification Credits Available (3.0); 1.0 crop management and 1.0 IPM CCA credits will be available


  • Small Grain Varieties 
  • Crop Development/Management
  • Integrated Disease Management 
  • Local & Regional Small Grain Value Chains
  • NY Malting Barley Updates
Registration check-in and refreshments, 9:30 – 10 AM
View winter wheat and winter barley variety plots
Welcome and introductions, 10 AM
2022 Crop development and management observations
Cornell Cooperative Extension Field Crops Educators, Mike Stanyard leading
Recommended small grain varieties and availability of seed
Mark Sorrells, David Benscher, Phil Atkins
Progress on the ‘Born, Bred, and Brewed in New York’ winter barley variety development
Karl Kunze
Refreshment Break
Update on integrated disease management in small grains – including best fungicide options, grain quality and mycotoxin surveys in malting barley
Gary Bergstrom
New York grains for New York schools
Cheryl Bilinski
Update on ‘Value-added Grains’ and ‘Northeast Grainshed’ projects
Mark Sorrells, others

For questions, contact

Sponsored by Cornell Field Crops


Poormon Farms
2296 Leader Road
Seneca Falls, NY 13148

Last updated May 4, 2022