Preplant wheat schools to be held in northwest and north central Kansas

A series of preplant wheat schools will be held across northwest and north central Kansas in the coming weeks. Particular topics and speakers will vary by location but may include production practices, yield results and variety selection, disease management and seed treatments, fertility, and weed control. For more details on a particular school contact the local extension agent host.

August 11th, Sharon Springs, CAB Building, 9:00 am - Noon MT
Contact Jeanne Falk Jones 785-443-4806,

August 11th, Atwood, Fairgrounds, 6:00 pm CT
Contact Jo Ellyn Argabright, 785-626-3192,

August 12th, Oberlin, Gateway Center, 10:00 am - Noon CT
Contact Keith VanSkike, 785-475-8121,

August 12th, Hoxie, Bowen Scout House, 2:00 – 4:00 pm CT
Contact Keith VanSkike, 785-675-3268,

August 24th, Osborne, United Christian Church, 9:30 am – Noon CT, lunch served, register by August 19th
Contact Sandra Wick, 785-334-6252,

August 24th, Mankato, Community Bldg., 3:00 pm – 5:30 PM CT, supper served, register by August 19th, Contact Sandra Wick, 785-378-3174,

August 25th, Phillipsburg, Fairgrounds, 9:30 am - Noon CT
Contact Cody Miller, 785-543-6845,

August 26th, Grainfield, American Legion, 9:00 AM – Noon CT, lunch served
Contact Candice Fitch-Deitz, 785-938-4480,

August 30th, Wilson, Made from Scratch Café, 10:00 AM – Noon CT, lunch served, register by August 26th
Contact Michelle Buchanan, 785-472-4442,

August 30th, Great Bend, American Ag Credit, 2:30 pm CT
Contact Alicia Boor, 620-793-1910,


Lucas Haag, Northwest Area Crops and Soils Specialist