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Thursday, 07 Jun 2018

Iowa State FFA Agronomy Contest

Channel: Agronomy Department

All day @ Agronomy Hall

FFA students from across Iowa compete in the annual CDE contest

Friday, 08 Jun 2018

Open house: ISU Dairy Farm

Channel: Animal Science Department

6:00 am - 11:00 am @ 52470 260 St., south of Ames

A celebration of dairy month. Tours will be given every 30 minutes beginning at 6:30 a.m. and ending at 10:30 a.m. Stops include the milking parlor, milk house and dairy barns. The open house includes demonstrations and best practices in animal care, product quality, safety and environmental stewardship.

Cost: free

Monday, 11 Jun 2018

Illinois State FFA Convention

Channel: Agronomy Department

All day @ Springfield, Illinois

Stop by and say hi to our Stephanie Zumbach at the 2018 Illinois State FFA Convention

Wednesday, 20 Jun 2018

Northern Research Farm Summer Field Day

Channel: Agronomy Department

9:00 am - 1:00 pm @ 310 S. Main Street, Kanawha, Iowa

Welcome and season review (Matt Schnabel, Brandon Zwiefel), Sulfur use (Dr. John Sawyer), Weed control (Dr. Bob Hartzler), Cereal rye for seed (Dean Sponheim & Jamie Benning), Crop production issues (Paul Kassel, Angie Rieck-Hinz)

Wednesday, 27 Jun 2018

Northeast Iowa Agricultural Experimental Association Annual Spring Field Day

Channel: Agronomy Department

1:00 pm - 4:15 pm @ 290th Street, Nashua, Iowa

Crop weather outlook (Dr. Elwynn Taylor), Strip till and no till research (Dr. Mahdi Al-Kaisi), Nitrogen fertility (Dr. John Sawyer), Insect scouting and tips (Brian Lang)

Thursday, 28 Jun 2018

Weed Science Research and Demonstration Field Day

Channel: Agronomy Department

8:00 am - 12:00 pm @ ISU Curtiss Farm, 2219 South State Ave.

This field day event demonstrates recently released herbicide prepackage mixtures for weed control in corn and soybean crop systems. Herbicide application methods or timings used in the Midwest for weed control also are part of the program treatments.

Cost: free

Southeast Iowa Research Farm Spring Field Day

Channel: Agronomy Department

1:00 pm @ Southeast Iowa Agricultural Research Association - Crawfordsville, Iowa

Farm & crop update (Myron Rees), Soil health (Dr. Marshall McDaniel), Dicamba management (Dr. Bob Hartzler), Planting corn into cereal rye (Dr. Alison Robertson)