Silicon Symposium at Tri Societies Conference on the Value of Silicon in Production Agriculture
Soil scientists and agronomists from the United States, Canada, China and Brazil took part in the symposium formally called Silicon Soil Fertility and Nutrient Management. It was held in late October in Cincinnati, Ohio at the Tri-Societies Conference conducted by the American Society of Agronomy (ASA), the Crop Science Society of America (CSSA) and the Soil Science Society of America (SSSA). download press release PDF
The International Society for Silicon in Agriculture and Related Disciplines (ISSAG) has created a Video Library peer reviewed video presentations from past seminars, interviews and researchers in the effort to promulgate the knowledge of Silicon and it's role in Agriculture.
This collection of power point videos was filmed at the ASA, CSSA, and SSSA 2012 International Annual Meetings in Cincinnati, Ohio on October 24th during Session #406 in a Symposium titled "Silicon Fertility and Nutrient Management.
Speakers from left to right Gasper Korndorfer, Francois Belzile, Johnathan Frantz (above), Emanuel Epstein (below), Lawrence Datnoff, Mary C. Provance-Bowley, Joeseph R. Heckman and Yonchao Liang.