MISC Meeting – May 16, 2019

THURSDAY, MAY 16 2019, 9:30 AM – 12 PM

Beltsville Agricultural Research Center Building 005 (on right)

Beltsville Agricultural Research Center
Building 005/Room 20
Beltsville, MD 20705

(This is NOT the Agricultural Library where we have met in the past)

Please let us know if you might be attending. Send an email to Lane.Heimer@maryland.gov and ask to add your name to the visitors list.

Attendance at this meeting will be limited to 30-35 persons.


PRESENTATION

Lew Ziska, Research Plant Physiologist

USDA – BARC

Physiological ecology with an emphasis on carbon dioxide, climate change, food security and environmental impacts related to:  Adaptation / crop selection of cereals to maintain food security; Evaluation of agronomic pests and invasive species in managed and unmanaged plant communities; Interactions between plant biology, climate change and public health. 

AGENDA

Download Meeting Agenda Here

agenda_2019_05_16

DIRECTIONS

The National Agricultural Research Center, Building 5 West side of Baltimore Avenue, in Beltsville, MD near the intersection of U.S. Route 1 and Interstate Route 95/495 (Beltway Exit 25-North), 15 miles northeast of Washington, DC.

Map below has the building marked in center. Parking on the ellipse driveway and behind building. Watch for signs of where not to park. Security: visitors must check in at the security desk. Pre-notification of attendance is required.