2022 Food Use Workshop

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The 2022 Food Use Workshop will take place September 13 – 15 in Bloomington, Minnesota. Research priorities for residue, product performance, and integrated solutions studies for 2023 will be identified during this workshop.

A virtual option will be available for participants unable to attend in person.

More details, including registration, venue, and hotel information will be posted here in the coming months. Check back often for the latest information.

Important Dates

Friday, August 12: Deadline to submit residue and integrated solutions request(s) for consideration at the workshop

Draft Agenda

All times listed below are Central Daylight Time. Times are subject to change.




8:30 – 8:45 a.m.


John Wise

8:45 – 9:15 a.m.

IR-4 Project Update

Jerry Baron

9:15 – 9:45 a.m.

Commodity Liaison Committee Update

Todd Scholz

9:45 – 10:45 a.m.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Update

Nancy Fitz

Priority Setting Begins



11 a.m. – noon

Priority setting: Weed Science (Residue and Product Performance)

Noon – 1 p.m.


1 – 2:15 p.m.

Priority setting: Weed Science (Residue and Product Performance)

2:30 – 3:45 p.m.

Priority setting: Weed Science (Integrated Solutions)



8:30 – 10:30 a.m.

Priority Setting: Plant Pathology (Residue and Product Performance)

10:45 – noon

Priority Setting: Plant Pathology (Integrated Solutions)

Noon – 1 p.m.


1 – 3 p.m.

Priority Setting: Entomology (Residue and Product Performance)

3:15 – 4:15 p.m.

Priority Setting: Entomology (Integrated Solutions)

4:15 – 5 p.m.

Regional Breakout Sessions



8 – 10 a.m.

Finalize Priorities: All Disciplines

10:15 a.m. – noon

Finalize Priorities: All Disciplines

2022 Event Sponsors

To become a sponsor, please contact IR-4 National Chief of Staff Krystal Chojnacki at kmchojna@ncsu.edu.

Image states "Thank you to our 2022 Event Sponsors" and includes a row for each of the following categories of sponsors: Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Bronze. Next to Gold is the logo for FMC. Next to Silver are the logos for Syngenta, FMC, BASF, NovoSource, Gowan, and AMVAC.