Save the Date: GROW Summer Meeting, August 8 to 10, 2023

Composite image of GROW field research projects involving cover crops, harvest weed seed control, and weed mapping technologies at the Beltsville Agricultural Research Center.

GROW’s 2023 Summer Meeting will be held at the Beltsville Agricultural Research Center (BARC) in Beltsville, MD. The research center is located northeast of Washington, D.C. and is accessible from three major airports: Dulles International Airport (IAD), Reagan National Airport (DCA), and Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI).

Outline of Meeting Schedule:

Tuesday, August 8th: Travel to the meeting location and group dinner that evening

Wednesday, August 9th: Tour of BARC facilities, including GROW and PSA experiments on cover crops, harvest weed seed control, and National Ag Image Repository collection technology and mapping tools

Thursday, August 10th: Morning conference room session focused on research updates and programmatic planning/feedback, with afternoon departure

Stay tuned for more details to come on the agenda and hotel accommodations. Contact Eugene Law ( and Emily Unglesbee ( with any questions.