Conference Videos

Videos from recent Albert Lea Seed conferences are available below (select a conference to view videos).

2022 Conventional Corn & Soybeans Day

Minnesota Agricultural Water Quality Certification Program

Brad Jordahl Redlin, program director for the water quality certification program at the Minnesota Department of Agriculture

Choosing Viking Corn & Soybeans for 2022

Mac Ehrhardt, president & co-owner of Albert Lea Seed; Jake Hanson, product manager & agronomist at Albert Lea Seed

Payments for Good Practices? Value-Added Regenerative Agriculture Programs

Anna Teeter, conservation agronomist at Cargill

Impact of Winter Rye Cover on Soybean Yield, Insects, and Weed Control

Jon Gaska, senior research agronomist at the University of Wisconsin; Sam Bennett, Iowa farmer

Cover Crop Seeding Windows for Corn (V5, Pre-Harvest, Post, Harvest)

Axel Garcia y Garcia, associate professor and sustainable cropping system specialist at the University of Minnesota

2022 Organic Seed & Systems Day

Organic Seed Selection and Production for 2022

Mac Ehrhardt, president & co-owner of Albert Lea Seed; Matt Leavitt, organic lead & agronomist at Albert Lea Seed

Managing Fertility in Your Organic Rotation

James Schroepfer, staff agronomist for Crop Fertility Services

Organic Grain Markets & Issues: Imports, Fraud, and Regulatory Summary

Johanna Mirenda, farm policy director for the Organic Trade Association

Organic Soybeans: Managing the Challenge with Three Different Production Methods

Farmers Eric Madsen (Audubon, IA), Jon Jovaag (Austin, MN), and Craig Anderson (Dassel, MN)

2022 Oats, Barley & Forages Day

Alfalfa: Establishing and Managing Productive Stands

Jared Goplen, Assistant Extension Professor at the University of Minnesota

Which Grass (And How Much) Should I Mix With Alfalfa?

Jerry Cherney, Professor of Agriculture at Cornell University

Small Grains as Forage: Managing For Both Quality and Quantity

Jim Paulson; owner of Fieldstone Consulting, a farmer, and former extension professor at the University of Minnesota

Can I Actually Make Money Growing Oats?

Beth Stebbins, Procurement and Sustainability at Grain Millers

Practical Management Tips for Raising Milling Oats

Ben Dwire, a producer in Arco, Minnesota

Winter Barley: A New Crop for Minnesota Farmers

Kevin Smith, Professor of Agronomy and Plant Genetics at the University of Minnesota

These and other videos from previous conferences not listed here are also available on our YouTube channel.