Field days happening across the state

May 31, 2018

Several field days are happening across the state throughout the month of June. Hear from our faculty experts along with other faculty and Extension and Outreach specialists about a variety of crop and pest related topics.

June 20 at 9:00 am: Northern Research Farm Summer Field Day - Kanawha, Iowa

A season review from ag specialists Matt Schnabel and Brandon Zwiefel
Sulfur use - Dr. John Sawyer
Weed control - Dr. Bob Hartzler
Cereal rye for seed - Dean Sponheim & Jamie Benning
Crop production issues - Paul Kassel & Angie Rieck-Hinz

June 27 at 1:00 pm: Northeast Iowa Agricultural Experimental Association Annual Spring Field Day - Nashua, Iowa

Crop weather outlook - Dr. Elwynn Taylor
Strip till and no till research - Dr. Mahdi Al-Kaisi
Nitrogen fertility - Dr. John Sawyer
Insect scouting and tips - Brian Lang

June 28 at 8:00 am: Weed Science Demonstration and Field Day - Ames, Iowa

Demonstrates recently released herbicide prepackage mixtures for weed control in corn and soybean crop systems. Herbicide application methods or timings used in the Midwest for weed control also are part of the program treatments.

June 28 at 1:00 pm: Southeast Iowa Research Farm Spring Field Day - Crawfordsville, Iowa

Farm and crop update - Myron Rees, superintendent
Soil health - Dr. Marshall McDaniel
Dicamba management - Dr. Bob Hartzler
Planting corn into cereal rye - Dr. Alison Robertson

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