Kansas: Row Crop Roundup Field Day, Hays, Aug. 23

Row crops, including the latest research into crop selection, tillage and pest management, will take center stage at the K-State Agricultural Research Center’s Row Crop Roundup Fall Field Day in Hays Aug. 23.

The day starts with registration at 9 a.m. and the program beginning at 9:30 a.m. The center is at 1232 240th Ave. in Hays. A complimentary lunch will be served.

Field tours include:

  • Occasional Tillage in Long-Term No-Till
  • Management of Sugarcane Aphid in Sorghum

Indoor presentations include:

  • Sorghum Early Planting: Perspectives and Challenges
  • Managing Palmer Amaranth in Corn and Sorghum
  • Crop Selection Considerations in West-Central Kansas
  • Sorghum vs. Corn vs. Soybean: Economic Returns in a Challenging Market
  • Selection of Wheat Varieties: Lessons from the 2017 Harvest

More information is available here or by calling 785-625-3425.

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