Kansas River Valley Fall Field Day - August 13

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All crop producers are invited to attend the 2019 Kansas River Valley Experiment Field Day on Tuesday, August 13 at 5:00 p.m. The field day will be held at the Rossville field located 1 mile east of Rossville on Hwy. 24 on the south side of the road.

This is free event for all and will included a barbeque meal sponsored by Wilbur-Ellis. Presentations will be geared to having a more profitable and efficient crop production operation. Topics and speakers will include:

  • Dr. Stu Duncan and Dr. Dallas Peterson – Weed management in soybeans
  • Dr. Dorivar Ruiz Diaz – Effect of split late N application in corn on yield and nitrogen use efficiency
  • Malynda O’Day – Cover crop management for weed suppression
  • Chip Redmond – Making the most of the Mesonet: A resource to aid herbicide application


To pre-register for the catered meal sponsored by Wilbur-Ellis, please call Jolene Savage at the Shawnee County Extension office at 785-232-0062, Ext. 100, by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, August 12. Additional field day sponsorship includes the Kansas Corn Commission. Certified Crop Advisor and Commercial Pesticide Applicator credits have been applied for.

Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. K-State Research and Extension is an equal opportunity provider and employer. Kansas State University is committed to making its services, activities and programs accessible to all participants. If you have special requirements due to a physical, vision, or hearing disability, or a dietary restriction please contact Leroy Russell at 785-232-0062, ext. 108.