Farmers, crop advisers and agricultural industry representatives on Aug. 25 can view field research trials and receive production recommendations on corn, soybeans and dry edible beans at the North Dakota State University Carrington Research Extension Center.
Registration for the field tour and refreshments will begin at 4 p.m., and the tour will begin at 4:30. Topics include the best combination of corn hybrid maturity and plant populations, corn end-of-season plant development and management, soybean variety selection and planting dates, NDSU dry bean breeding program and 2016 production updates, dry bean plant establishment and nutrient management, soybean and dry bean disease management, and research on improving foliar fungicide coverage and dry bean seed treatment.
A supper sponsored by associated North Dakota commodity organizations will follow the tour. Continuing education credits will be available for certified crop advisers participating in the event.
For more information call 701-652-2951 or visit https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/CarringtonREC.