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Department of Agronomy

Kansas State University

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Manhatan, KS 66506

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Extension Agronomy

2021 Kansas wheat plot tours

After over a year of virtual events, the Department of Agronomy and K-State Research and Extension will host several face-to-face winter wheat variety plot tours in different regions of the state, starting May 10 and going into April. Make plans to attend a plot tour near you to see and learn about the newest available and upcoming wheat varieties, their agronomics, and disease reactions. A preliminary list of plot tour locations, dates, times, and directions is provided below. Stay tuned to the eUpdate in the coming weeks as this list is updated.

 

Plot

Agent

Date

Time

Directions

Pratt Co

Jodi Drake

5/13

5:30 PM

From Hwy's 281 and 54, travel West to 60th Ave, then turn right and go north 1 mile and the plot is on the west side of the road

Sumner Co

Randy Rein

5/17

6:00 PM

Meal location — 922 West 140th Ave. North, Conway Springs. Plot location— From Conway Springs, go north to 140 Ave N, East 1 mile, South 1/8 mile, Plots on East side of road

Parsons

Gretchen Sassenrath

5/19

8:30 AM

Parsons Research Station

Marion

Rickey Roberts

5/21

8:00 AM

Hillsboro plot is located on Hwy 56 about two miles E of town on South side of road where the large grain holding facility was built

McPherson

Shad Marston

5/21

11:00 AM

Patrick plot Marquette. North East side of intersection Marquette & Hwy 4

McPherson

Shad Marston

5/21

3:00 PM

Inman plot; 4th Ave and Cheyenne, quarter mile east.

McPherson

Shad Marston

5/21

1:00 PM

Galle plot, Moundrige: 1/4 mile north of intersection 23rd Ave and Cheyenne

Marion

Rickey Roberts

5/24

8:00 AM

The Tampa plot cooperator is John Hajek. Plot is located on 320th just East of Old Mill Rd intersection, North side of the road.

Lorraine

Craig Dinkel

5/24

11:00 AM

From Lorraine, go south 1 mile on 10th road, then 3 miles west on avenue W. Plot is located on the intersection of Ave W & 7th road

Barton Co

Stacy Campbell

5/25

8:30 AM

On the ground across from the Expo. Center on HWY. 56 west of Great Bend.

Ellis Co

Stacy Campbell

5/25

6:00 PM

From I-70 take Victoria exit, go N. 2.5 miles on Cathedral Rd. turn W. onto Fairground Rd. go 1 mile, turn S. onto 330th Ave. about ¼ mile on E. side of road

Post Rock - Smith

Sandra Wick

5/26

10:00 AM

1/4 mile S of Smith Center right on Hwy. 281 on the west side of the highway.

Post Rock - Jewell

Sandra Wick

5/26

10:30 AM

Off of highway 14 in Jewell then east on Hwy 28 to 230 Road (4 mi.), then north ¾ mi. on the east side of the road.

Post Rock - Osborne

Sandra Wick

5/26

1:30 PM

Off of highway 24, south on “Sale Barn Road” or 115th Avenue about ¼ mile on the west side.

Post Rock - Lincoln

Sandra Wick

5/26

1:30 PM

½ mile west of Barnard to 240th Road and then ½ mile north on the east side.

Post Rock - Mitchell

Sandra Wick

5/26

4:30 PM

10 miles south of Beloit on 14, 8 miles east on S road, plots are on the south side of the road

Riley

Greg McClure

5/26

6:30 PM

14401 Bodaville Rd, Randolph, Ks. From Randolph – 4.2 miles west on Green-Randolph Road, turn north on County Road 875 and continue for about 11 miles, then turn east on Bodaville Rd.  The Fancy Creek Church is at the corner of Ober Road (875) and Bodaville Rd.  The plot is ½ mile east on Bodaville Rd. 

Walnut Creek - Rush

Chris Long

5/27

8:00 AM

from LaCrosse, go 7 miles west on Hwy 4, then continue another 1 1/2 miles on Road L, on south side

Walnut Creek - Ness

Chris Long

5/27

11:00 AM

from Ness City, go 7 miles south on Hwy 283 to 60 Rd, west 7 miles to L Rd, south 1 1/4 lines on east side

Walnut Creek - Lane

Chris Long

5/27

5:00 PM

from Dighton, go west on 96 for about 7 miles, turn south, go 2 miles, turn west 1/4 mile, on south side of road

Mentor

Jay Wisbey

5/28

8:30 AM

Mentor Location just West of Town (Mentor) on the Northside of the road. 38.74031909188133, -97.60479299765356

Solomon

Jay Wisbey

5/28

11:00 AM

Tom and Pat Ryan Plot: Take old 40 highway West of Solomon then south on N Gypsum Valley Road 2.5 Miles just over the river bridge on the East side of the road.

Minneapolis

Jay Wisbey

5/28

2:30 PM

From Minneapolis, take 106 HWY south just past the Salt creek bridge and go west 2 miles to 90th road. North ¼ of a mile west of his irrigation circle.

Edwards Co

Marty Gleason

6/1

12:00 PM

From Offerle, 9 1/2 miles north on 20th avenue. Plots are north of intersection with I road.

River Valley - Stunkle

Rebecca Zach

6/1

3:30 PM

From Palmer, 5 miles south on Liberty road, then 5 1/2 miles east on Parallel/County Line road, plots on the south side of the  intersection of County line Rd and Quivira Rd.

River Valley - Ohlde

Rebecca Zach

6/1

5:30 PM

From Linn, go northeast about 3.5 miles on 15 until intersection with 9, turn west on 10th road for a mile until Prairie Rd., go north about 1/2 mile. Plots on the west side of the road.

Pawnee

Kyle Grant

6/1

6:00 PM

From Larned go K-19 South to Zook Blacktop east 5 or 6 miles to 70 Ave than north 1 ¼ miles.

River Valley - Belleville

Rebecca Zach

6/2

1:00 PM

2 miles west of Belleville, on the north side of the road at the KSU experiment field.

River Valley - Peyton Frybarger

Rebecca Zach

6/2

4:00 PM

2330 Elm Road, Munden, KS

River Valley - Polansky

Rebecca Zach

6/2

6:00 PM

2 miles west of Belleville on 36, 1.25 miles south on 15. Plot is on the west side of the road.

Kingman

Kallie Turner

6/3

9:00 AM

7681 SW 80th Avenue, Kingman KS. Plot is on the north side.

Phillips-Rooks

Cody Miller

6/3

TBD

From Phillipsburg- Travel North on HWY 183 to E. Osage, Turn East and travel about 1/16 of a mile.  Plot is on the South side of the road

Phillips-Rooks

Cody Miller

6/3

TBD

From Stockton- Travel North on HWY 183 to E. Road, Turn East and travel to 21 Road.  The plot is on E. Road about ½ a mile East of 21 Road on the North Side of the Road.  (If you get to Riffels mailbox you have gone too far.)

Abilene

Rickey Roberts

TBD

TBD

The third plot is with Steve Hoover. That plot is located on Hwy 15 N of Abilene at the intersection of Hwy 15 & 18.

Ford Co - Dodge City

Andrea Burns

TBD

TBD

Highway 50 Bypass & 116 Road Across from Koch Nitrogen Plant, Dodge City

Thomas Co

Emily Bennigsdorf

TBD

TBD

Solomon Creek Farms located 4 1/2 miles south of Levant/I-70 Interchange on County Road 11

Sunflower

Jeanne Faulk Jones

TBD

TBD

TBD

Sunflower

Jeanne Faulk Jones

TBD

TBD

TBD

Sunflower

Jeanne Faulk Jones

TBD

TBD

TBD

Sunflower

Jeanne Faulk Jones

TBD

TBD

TBD

Twin Creeks

Keith VanSkike

TBD

TBD

From Dresden, KS travel South on 23 then at the #9 and 23 intersection go east on #9 to 2000th Road on the North side of the road. GPS: 39.568082, -100.36731

Twin Creeks

Keith VanSkike

TBD

TBD

Travel on HWY 36 west of Oberlin, KS about 2.5 miles. GPS coordinates: 39.828330, -100.584228

River Valley - LeClair

Rebecca Zach

NA

NA

From Clifton, 6 1/4 miles north on Eagle road, plots on the west side of the road north of 6th.

Barber Co (Isabel)

Justin Goodno

Virtual

Virtual

Intersection of Main St and Hwy 42 on Isabel.

Barber Co (Kiowa)

Justin Goodno

Virtual

Virtual

HYW 281 / HWY 2 intersection on the north side of Molz shop and grain bins.

Wild West District

Ron Honig

NA

NA

SE 17-31-34. Go 6 miles NE of Hugoton on Hwy 56 to Rd V (County RD 16), then east 12 miles to Rd B, then 5 miles north and then 1/2 mile east on field road.

 

 

Romulo Lollato, Extension Wheat Specialist
lollato@ksu.edu