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Small grain summer plot tour - Humboldt

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Date

Add to Calendar 2024-07-15 09:00:00 2024-07-15 11:00:00 Small grain summer plot tour - Humboldt The small grain summer plot tours provide farmers and crop consultants with the tools to make small grain production successful and profitable. This summer, Extension will hold programs across the state about managing wheat, barley, rye, triticale, and oats. Farmers will get to see up to 180 varieties in the field, learn with hands-on demonstrations, and ask questions with UMN experts.Pests such as cereal leaf beetle, Fusarium head blight, and weather impacts will be emphasized for the meeting. Crop variety selection and other production concerns such as herbicide carryover will also be highlighted during each of the tours. Participants are highly encouraged to bring any field samples for diagnosis and/or conversation. Mark & Neil Wiese Farm Mark & Neil Wiese Farm Mark & Neil Wiese Farm America/Chicago public

Time

Central time

Location

Mark & Neil Wiese Farm
48.919903, -96.942963

Contact

Jochum Wiersma, wiers002@umn.edu or 218-281-8629

The small grain summer plot tours provide farmers and crop consultants with the tools to make small grain production successful and profitable. This summer, Extension will hold programs across the state about managing wheat, barley, rye, triticale, and oats. Farmers will get to see up to 180 varieties in the field, learn with hands-on demonstrations, and ask questions with UMN experts.

Pests such as cereal leaf beetle, Fusarium head blight, and weather impacts will be emphasized for the meeting. Crop variety selection and other production concerns such as herbicide carryover will also be highlighted during each of the tours. Participants are highly encouraged to bring any field samples for diagnosis and/or conversation.

Audience

Farmers, agriculture professionals, state and federal agency staff, Extension educators

Cost

Free

Registration

No registration is required.

The University of Minnesota Extension is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services, and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting Jochum Wiersma, wiers002@umn.edu, two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

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