Conference Agenda

Monday, January 24, 2022

8:00 Registration for first time test takers
9:00 Class begins for those taking the exams
9:00 Exhibitor setup can begin
10:00 Registration for re-certification conference
12:-1:15 LUNCH (on your own)
4:00 Class adjourns
4:30 LAVMA Executive Board Meeting

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

7:- 8: 00 Registration
8:00 Meeting called to order and welcome; Rick Bayhi
Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance; Randy Roark

SHAWN ROBINSON, LAVMA PRESIDENT, MODERATOR

8:15 Introduction of Special Guest
8:30 Introduction of Vendors
8:50 "WHAT HAPPENS TO THE HERBICIDE ON THE ROW", Dr. Tom Muller, Univ. of TN
9:20 "ESSENTIALS OF CALIBRATION: A PANEL PRESENTATION"
Rick Bayhi, Lucas Madison, and Alex Perret
10:25 BREAK AND VENDOR VISITS
10:50 "IS GLYPHOSATE SAFE"? Dr. Tom Muller, Univ. of TN
11:20 "TIMING OF APPLICATION", Ryan Duhon, LADOTD
11:50 "LDAF UPDATE" Harry Schexynader, LDAF Pesticide Director
12:00 LUNCH AND VENDOR VISITS

RYAN DUHON, LAVMA VICE PRESIDENT, MODERATOR

1:20 "HERBICIDE LITIGATION", Andy McGinty, LIPCA
2:00 "INVASIVE WEEDS ON THE ROW" Dr. Ron Strahan, LSU AG Center
2:30 BREAK AND VENDOR VISITS
2:50 "CONTROLLING SUBMERGED AQUATIC VEGETATION", Ken Rust, LA Pond Mgt
3:20 "WILDLIFE & FISHERIES VEGETATION CONTROL PROGRAM", Daniel Hill, WLF
3:50 BUSINESS MEETING, Rick Bayhi
AWARDS PRESENTATION
ELECTION OF OFFICERS
4:30 LDAF RE-CERTIFICATION, Joe Ingrao, LDAF