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Rochester weed management tour

Event information

Date

Time

Central time

Location

Weed management research trials
44.024138, -92.425515

Contact

Ryan Miller, University of Minnesota Extension crops educator
mill0869@umn.edu

Mary Jane Stearns, Executive administrative specialist
mstearns@umn.edu

people on field tour

Would you like to tour herbicide trials, see what's new and on the horizon in corn and soybean weed management? Join us for an in-person tour at the research site near the recycling center  in Rochester, MN. 

Tour topics

  • Herbicide-resistant weed update
  • Soybean herbicide program
  • Corn herbicide program
  • Cover crop seeding rate and termination timings in corn and soybean
  • Trials with new corn and soybean products 

Presenters

  • Dr. Debalin Sarangi, Extension weed scientist
  • Ryan Miller and Dave Nicolai, Extension educators - crops
  • Eric Yu, Graduate research assistant

Cost and registration

There is no cost to attend the tour and pre-registration is not required.  On-site registration starts at 8:30 a.m. with the tour following at 9:00 a.m.

Location

The Rochester weed management trials are located just east of the Olmsted County Recycling site on County Rd 9 (Collegeview RD), a short mile north and a bit west of our previous location. If you head to the recycling and composting site, you will see our sign at the entrance, then head east on a gravel field road (GPS coordinates: 44.024138, -92.425515).

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