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East Central Experiment Field fall field day - August 15


The East Central Experiment Field in Ottawa will host its fall field day on Wednesday, August 15. The event will begin at 9:00 a.m. with registration, coffee, and doughnuts. The field day program will begin at 9:30 a.m. A complimentary lunch will be served at noon to conclude the event.

Field day topics and speakers include:

  • Dr. Anita Dille – Integrating cover crops into your weed management plans
  • Dr. Nathan Nelson – Utilizing cover crops for erosion control
  • Dr. Stu Duncan – Early weed control strategies in corn and soybeans
  • Dr. Ignacio Ciampitti – Evolution of production management practices for corn and soybeans

 

The field day is located at the East-Central Experiment field near Ottawa. From I-35 at the Ottawa exit, go south 1.7 miles on Hwy 59, then east 1 mile, and south 0.75 mile.

Certified Crop Advisor and Commercial Pesticide Applicator credits have been applied for. Please contact the East-Central Research Station at 785-242-5616 at least two days prior to the event if accommodations are needed for persons with disabilities or special requirements. The field day is sponsored in part by the Kansas Corn Commission.