Afternoon Agronomy Tour

1:00 PM MDT

DREC Main Office

Parking: Dickinson
Recreation Center
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CCA CREDITS APPLIED

   
This is an in-depth look at alternative management methods to crop-summerfallow options. Learn how to use crop rotations to manage weeds, water and plant nutrients.
Tour Schedule

1:10 - Welcome Dr. Kris Ringwall
Director, NDSU DREC


Stop 1
The Western Malt Barley Initiative
Dr. Rich Horsley
NDSU 6-rowed barley breeder, Fargo

Stop 2
North Dakota Biofuels
Vern Hofman
NDSU Extension Agricultural Engineer, Fargo

Stop 3
Cool-Season Cereals as Forages
Dr. Duane Berglund
NDSU Extension Agronomist, Fargo

Stop 4
Grazing Cereals, Sweetclover & Alfalfa
Dr. Chip Poland
NDSU Extension Livestock Specialist, Dickinson

Stop 5
Integrating a Pasture Phase in Crop Rotations
Dr. Patrick Carr
NDSU Associate Agronomist, Dickinson

Stop 6
Forage Legume Alternatives to Alfalfa


Dr. Patrick Carr
NDSU Associate Agronomist, Dickinson
4:50 - Return to DREC grounds for BBQ
Sponsored by Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce


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