National Conference on Soybean Cyst Nematode

A national conference on soybean cyst nematode (SCN) will be held at the Sheraton World Resort Hotel in Orlando, Florida, January 7-8, 1999. The conference, sponsored by soybean checkoff funds administered through the United Soybean Board, will be of interest to university faculty, staff, students, and extension personnel as well as to private industry personnel and others interested in any aspect of SCN. The conference program will consist of two sessions of invited oral presentations by individuals from throughout the United States describing basic and applied SCN research, two sessions of contributed posters on various topics relating to SCN, and an industry panel discussion. Additional information about the conference can be obtained by contacting Steve Hanson by email (, by telephone (515-294-2475), or by fax (515-294-6514).

This article originally appeared on page 177 of the IC-480(23) -- October 12, 1998 issue.

Updated 10/11/1998 - 1:00pm