Kansas River Valley Experiment Field fall field day, August 8
The Kansas River Valley Experiment Field near Rossville will host its fall field day on Tuesday, August 8. The field day begins at 5 p.m. sharp.
Field day topics and K-State presenters include:
- Starters and Late Nitrogen Application – Dorivar Ruiz Diaz, Nutrient Management Specialist
- Field Crop Pest Activity Happening Now and in the Near Future – Jeff Whitworth and Holly Schwarting, Extension Entomology
- Getting the Most from Your Drone Experience – Ashley Lorence and Andy Newsum, Graduate Students, Precision Agriculture
- The Learning Curve During the First Year of Xtend Soybeans – Dallas Peterson, Weed Management Specialist
The field is located 1 mile east of Rossville on U.S. Hwy 24, on the south side of the road.
A BBQ meal will be provided after the field day, sponsored by Wilbur-Ellis. To pre-register, call Michelle Wilson at the Shawnee County Extension office at 785-232-0062, ext. 100 by 5 p.m. on Monday, August 7. Commercial pesticide applicator continuing education credits have been applied for.