ISSUE 3 May 27, 2010
CROP MANAGEMENT FIELD SCHOOL
A crop management field school will be offered Thursday, June 24, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the NDSU Carrington Research Extension Center. The school will provide hands-on training on crop and pest management using field research and demonstration plots.
Field sessions include weed identification, herbicide mode of action, wheat disease management, insect management, row crop tillage systems and fertilizer placement, and plant tissue analysis.
For further details and preregistration information, contact the Carrington center at (701) 652-2951 or go to http://www.ag.ndsu.nodak.edu/carringt/. A completed preregistration form and $75 fee is requested by June 21 ($100 after June 21). CCAs participating in the event tentatively will receive 4.5 integrated pest management, 0.5 soil and water management, and 1 nutrient management continuing education units.