Dear AOSA Members,
You are invited to participate in the Region 5 Project outlined below. We have openings available for approximately 5 more participants.
Region 5 Referee Project:
Retrieving and identifying ‘Pensacola’ and ‘Argentine’ Bahiagrass when it is a contaminating species.
Kevin Buis – AB Seed Lab email@example.com
David M. Johnston – La. Dept. of Ag. and Forestry Seed Lab firstname.lastname@example.org
Participants will be required to do the following:
1. Complete and return a participant survey form that you will be sent by the project organizers
2. Examine 4 samples of ‘Pensacola’ Bahiagrass and retrieve and correctly identify ‘Argentine’ Bahiagrass seeds found in the referee sample and examine 1 sample of ‘Argentine’ Bahiagrass and retrieve and correctly identify ‘Pensacola’ Bahiagrass found in the referee sample. (This is not a purity exam.)
3. Return referee results by the stated deadline to the project organizers
4. Participants will receive one Continuing Education (CE) point for participating, if they submit their referee results
Contact Kevin and David if you would like to participate in this referee.
***DEADLINE to signup to participate in this referee is August 26, 2022.***