All are invited to attend the K-State Beef Cattle and Forage Field Day on August 4. The event will start at 7:30 am and take place at the Southeast Research and Extension Center in Parsons, KS (25092 Ness Road).
High input prices, weather events, encroachment of invasive plant species...they’re all important topics that affect cattle producer’s profits. The rest of the program includes a morning trip to the field to discuss broomsedge control in pasture and other fertility management, and an afternoon discussion about annual forages. The field day also includes several indoor presentations, which will be recorded and posted online at www.southeast.ksu.edu/field_days.
Presentations and presenters include:
The field day is free to attend and includes lunch. This year’s field day sponsors include Green Cover Seeds, Mountain View Seeds, Producers Coop, SEK Genetics, South Coffeyville Livestock, WD Ag Insurance and Zoetis.
Those interested in attending are urged to contact Trista Jones no later than Aug. 1 by phone, 620-820-6133, or online at https://forms.gle/V2CL2fbP2UmQQnPF6 to help organizers with a meal count.