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Department of Agronomy

Kansas State University

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Manhatan, KS 66506

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Extension Agronomy

Wheat Tour Schedule 2022

The Department of Agronomy and K-State Research and Extension will host several winter wheat variety plot tours in different regions of the state over the coming weeks. 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.

 

Datex

Time

County/District

Location

Direction

Agent

5/16

6:00 pm

Sumner

Viola

922 West 140th Ave. North, Conway Springs

Randy Hein

5/20

10:00 am

McPherson

Marquette

North side of Hwy 4 on Marquette Rd

Shad Martson

5/20

1:00 pm

McPherson

Moundridge

East of the corner of Cherokee and 22nd Ave

Shad Martson

5/20

3:00 pm

McPherson

Inman

Between 5th and 4th Ave on Cheyenne Rd

Shad Martson

5/23

8:30 am

Barton

Great Bend

2.5 miles west of Great Bend on West Barton Co. Rd at the intersection of NW 50th Ave on north side of the highway

Stacy Campbell

5/23

12:00 pm

Harvey

Newton

48th and Hoover

Ryan Fleming

5/23

6:00 pm

Sumner

Belle Plaine

70th N and N Greenwich southwest side

Jeff Seiler / Randy Hein

5/24

8:00 am

Sedgwick

Andale

From Andale, 5 ½ miles south on 247th St W. Plot on east side of road.

Jeff Seiler / Randy Hein

5/24

11:00 am

Sedgwick

Clearwater

From Clearwater, 1 mile north on 135th St W to 95th St S, 1/8 mile west on 95th St, plot on north side of road

Jeff Seiler / Randy Hein

5/24

6:00 pm

Sumner

Caldwell

From Caldwell, 1 ½ mi east of railroad tracks on Hwy 81, north side of road

Jeff Seiler / Randy Hein

5/25

8:00 am

Russell

Russell

East of the high school football field; corner of State St and North Copland St

Craig Dinkel

5/25

11:30 am

Ellsworth

Lorraine

1 mile S of Lorraine on 10th Rd to Ave W, turn west go 2 miles. Plot just west of 8th Rd on Ave W

Craig Dinkel

5/25

6:30 pm

Riley

Riley

From Riley, 3 mi east on Hwy 24, 2 ½ miles south on Anderson Ave, then 1 mile east on North 52nd St. Plot is on the SAVE farm.

Greg McClure

5/26

10:00 am

Post Rock District

Smith Center

West of Smith Center on Hwy 36 to Athol, then S to Trinity Ag LLC, the ½ mile S on the W side of road

Sandra Wick

5/26

10:30 am

Post Rock District

Jewell

North of Jewell on Hwy 14 to K road, then 3 mi west on the north side of the road

Sandra Wick

 

5/26

1:30 pm

Post Rock District

Osborne

West of Osborne on Hwy 24, south ¼ mi on Sale Barn Road (115th Ave) on the west side

Sandra Wick

5/26

4:30 pm

Post Rock District

Beloit

South of Beloit on Hwy 14 to X Road, then 4.5 miles west on the north side of the road

Sandra Wick

5/27

8:00 am

Chisholm Trail District

Hillsboro

Coop Grain and Supply (directions to come)

Rickey Roberts / Hailey Whitehair

5/27

11:00 am

Central Kansas District

Solomon

Ryan Farm SW of Solomon. 3 mi west of Solomon on Old Hwy 40 and 2.5 mi south on the Gypsum Valley Rd

Jay Weisbe

5/27

2:30 pm

Central Kansas District

Minneapolis

Tim and Ryan Myers, Minneapolis. 1.5 mi west of K-106 Hwy on Justice Rd

Jay Weisbe

5/31

3:00 pm

River Valley District

Clay Center

From K-15/US 24 intersection (Wendy’s) in Clay Center, go 4 mi north. Turn west on 22nd Rd. Go 2 ¼ mi. South side of road.

Wade Reh

5/31

5:30 pm

River Valley District

Linn

From Linn, 4 mi south on Osage Rd to 5th Rd. West 1 mi to National Rd. North ½ mile.

Wade Reh

6/1

8:00 am

River Valley District

Belleville (KSU Expt Field)

Take US 36 Hwy 2 mi west of Belleville, north side of road

Wade Reh / Scott Dooley

6/1

11:00 am

River Valley District

Belleville

Polansky Seed (directions to come)

Wade Reh

6/1

6 pm

Ellis

Hays

South of Agricultural Research Center-Hays. On 240 the Ave go 3.3 mi to Munjor Rd, turn west and go 2 mi to 220th Ave, turn south on 220th and go ½ mile.

Stacy Campbell

6/2

9:00 am

Walnut Creek District

LaCrosse

½ mi west of 130 on M, south side or road, or 4 mi north of Alexander to M and 1 ¼ mi east.

Jared Petersille / Lacey Noterman

6/2

11:00 am

Walnut Creek District

Ness City

On 60 Road between M and N, 7 mi south and 5.5 mi west of Ness City

Jared Petersille / Lacey Noterman

6/2

5:00 pm

Walnut Creek District

Dighton

Just east of Ehmke’s Farm on north side of the road, east of the scale

Jared Petersille / Lacey Noterman

6/3

8:00 am

Chisholm District

Abilene

(directions to come)

Hayley Whitehair / Rickey Roberts

6/6

1:00 pm

Edwards

 

(directions to come)

Marty Gleason

6/6

6:00 pm

Pawnee

Rozel

From Rozel, go 3 mi west on 156 Hwy to 310th Ave, then 2 ¾ mi north on the west side of road

Kyle Grant

 

Romulo Lollato, Wheat and Forages Specialist

lollato@ksu.edu