North Dakota State University

Carrington Research Extension Center

ANNUAL FIELD DAY

JULY 14, 1998

9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Located 3-1/2 miles north of Carrington on Highway 281

9:00 - 9:30 Coffee

9:30 a.m. - 12:00
(Concurrent Tours)

Tour A
Grass Crop Variety
Review & Production

 

1:15 - 3:30 p.m.
(Concurrent Tours)

Tour A
Grass Crop Variety
Review & Production

Spring Wheat
Durum
Barley
Oat
Minor Cereals
Warm Season Forages
Agronomists discuss new varieties, variety comparisons, and production practices. Spring Wheat
Durum
Barley
Oat
Minor Cereals
Warm Season Forages
Agronomists discuss
new varieties, variety
comparisons, and
production practices.
 

Tour B
Broadleaf Crop Variety
Review & Production

 

Tour B
Broadleaf Crop Variety
Review & Production

Dry Edible Beans
Soybean
Canola
Minor Oilseeds
Flax
Field Pea
Agronomists discuss new varieties, variety comparisons, and production practices. Dry Edible Beans
Soybean
Canola
Minor Oilseeds
Flax
Field Pea
Agronomists discuss
new varieties, variety

comparisons, and
production practices.
  

Tour C
Crop Pest Management
Research & Review

 

Tour C
Crop Pest Management
Research & Review

Sunflower Weed Control and Impact of Plant Density
Corn Hybrid Resistance to European Corn Borer & Herbicides
Small Grain Herbicide Review
Cereal Disease Control and Application Techniques
Sclerotinia Disease Management and Control
Sunflower Weed Control and Impact of Plant Density
Corn Hybrid Resistance to European Corn Borer & Herbicides
Small Grain Herbicide Review
Cereal Disease Control and Application Techniques
Sclerotinia Disease Management and Control
 

Tour D
Livestock Production
Research & Review

 

Tour D
Crop Management:
Fertility & Production Systems

Planning & Construction of New Livestock Facilities
Studying Commercial Bison Production
Cooperative Feeding and Feeding Clubs
Crambe Meal in Feedlot and Beef Cow Diets
Grazing and/or Feeding Fall Born Calves
Versatile Field Peas in Several Beef Cattle Diets
Residues in Year-round Beef Cow Diets
Canola Sulfur Fertility
Inoculation of Grain Legumes
Fertility in Forage Production
Soybean production problem diagnosis
Below the soil surface - management considerations

 

Noon Meal
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Carrington and New Rockford area businesses

Crop Clinic
Crop problem diagnosis
before and after morning tours

Agriculture Engineering Demonstration
Precision Agriculture Instrumentation-
Yield Monitoring

Tree and Weed Arboretum
trees, shrubs, and weeds
available for viewing
throughout the day