Corn and Sorghum Field Day set Sept. 3 in Texas

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Swisher County Ag Committee will conduct a Corn and Sorghum Field Day beginning at 9 a.m. Sept. 3 near Kress.

John Villalba, AgriLife Extension agent in Swisher County, said participants should meet at the Swisher County Co-op Gin located 1.5 miles east of Kress on Farm-to-Market Road 145.   

Participants will then travel to the Cody Gruhlkey Farm to view dryland corn and sorghum plots, which will be followed by a move to the Klepper Farm to view early and mid-season sorghum variety trials. Continue reading

North Carolina turfgrass field day in August

N.C. State University’s annual Turfgrass Field Day will be held in Raleigh at the Lake Wheeler Turfgrass Research Lab, Aug. 13, 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. One of the largest events of its kind in the country, the field day offers the industry and general public a chance to view the Turfgrass Program’s ongoing research trials and speak directly with N.C. State faculty and staff.

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UK Wheat Science Group’s winter meeting coming in January

Specialists with the University of Kentucky Wheat Science Group will present timely information related to wheat production during their winter meeting from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. CST Jan. 8 at the James E. Bruce Convention Center in Hopkinsville.

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