Carrington Research Extension Center


NDSU: CREC Annual Field Day, July 13

9:00 to 9:30 coffee and cookies

9:30 Comments from President Chapman and VP for Ag Jenson

9:40 Depart on morning tour options

Tour A: Cereal Grain Variety Review & Production

Spring Wheats: traditional and specialty
Durum
Barley
Oat
Corn
Foundation Seedstocks: Seed increase activities

Tour B: Broadleaf Crop Variety Review & Production

Dry Edible Beans
Soybeans
Canola
Flax
Sunflower
Alfalfa

Tour C: Crop Pest Management Research & Review

Fusarium (Scab) Disease Management
Sclerotinia (White Mold) Management
Small Grain Weed Control
Corn/Bean/Sunflower Weed Management
Canola Weed Management Strategies
Insect Management

Tour D. Livestock Production: Research & Review

Annual Forages: Yield and Value
Field Peas: a great cattle feed
Heifer Development Costs
Potato waste utilization in beef rations
Sorting Cattle with Ultrasound
The feed value of Barley
Fly ash for cattle pens and roads
Bison research facility update

12:00 to 1:00 Noon meal

Agriculture Engineering Spray Drift Demonstration - Vern Hoffman

1:00 Depart on afternoon tour options

Tour A: Cereal Grain Variety Review & Production

Tour B: Broadleaf Crop Variety Review & Production

Tour C: Crop Pest Management Research & Review

Tour D. Crop Management: Fertility & Production Systems

Legume Inoculation & Nitrogen Management
Cropping Systems
High Value Irrigated Crops Research
Impact of plant density in soybean and drybean
Crop problem diagnosis
Micronutrient needs of crops

North Dakota Dry Pea & Lentil (Pulse Crop) Field Day   (set to begin about 4:30 and run to 6:45)

Field pea utilization in beef cattle rations
Weed control review and update on current weed management research
Field Pea Variety Evaluations
Lentil Variety Evaluations
Chickpea Variety Evaluations
Field pea fertility management
Review of planting date and seeding rate research in field pea
Chickpea seeding rate and planting date study
Pulse crop disease control and management
Update from the Field Pea and Lentil Council and Association -


Blaine Schatz, Director
Carrington Research Extension Center
Box 219
Carrington, ND 58421-0219
(701) 652-2951
fax: (701) 652-2055
E-mail: recenter@ndsuext.nodak.edu