The University of Minnesota Extension and Riverland College will host its 40th annual field day on August 24 at Keith and Jay Kuiters' Farm, ¼ mile south of Clarks Grove on Co. Hwy 45.
9:30 Registration and Plot Viewing
10:00 Program with Lunch to Follow
-David Bau, U-M Extension, Flexible Land Rent Agreements & Rental Rates
-Jeff Coulter, U-M corn specialist, What's New in Corn Production
-Bob Kindler, Freeborn Co. Sheriff, Tips For A Safe and Legal Harvest
-Lisa Behnken, U-M Extension, Pyroxasulfone: A New Herbicide Option
-Gary Thome, Riverland & Larry Irvine, AgStar and Field Day Creator, What Can We Learn From The Past Four Decades?
-Ryan Miller, U-M Extension, Soybean Update
-Barry Kurtz, Riverland, 2011 Cash Flows
Ryan Miller, U-M Extension, says they have invited state ag commissioner Dave Frederickson to attend. Plus, 40th anniversary door prizes will be given away.