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Williston Research Extension Center Field Days to be Virtual

Producers and others will be able view the center researchers’ work by watching short prerecorded videos shot on location.

This year’s North Dakota State University Williston Research Extension Center (WREC) dryland and irrigated field days will be held virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Producers and others will be able view the center researchers’ work by watching short prerecorded videos shot on location. The videos will be available starting July 8 at https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/willistonrec.

Topics for this year’s field day and the presenters are:

  • Irrigation in western North Dakota - Tyler Tjelde, WREC irrigation agronomist
  • Intercropping peas/canola and chickpeas/flax - Justin Jacobs, WREC irrigation research specialist
  • Pipeline Reclamation Project - Meridith Miller, WREC dryland research specialist, and Nick Birkhimer, NDSU graduate research assistant
  • Application of unmanned aircraft systems in small plot experiments - Gautam Pradhan, WREC dryland agronomist
  • Dryland variety trials - Cameron Wahlstrom, WREC dryland research specialist
  • Ascochyta blight on chickpeas - Audrey Kalil, WREC plant pathologist
  • Fusarium root rot - Taheni Gargouri-Jbir, WREC plant pathology research specialist
  • WREC horticulture garden - Kyla Splichal, WREC horticulture research specialist
  • Kernza: a new dual-use crop for the MonDak region or intercropping chickpeas and flax - Clair Keene, WREC Extension cropping systems specialist
  • WREC foundation seed program - Kyle Dragseth, WREC foundation seed/farm manager
  • WREC foundation seed conditioning facility update - Jerry Bergman, WREC director, and Tom Wheeler, WREC-EARC (Montana State University’s Eastern Agricultural Research Center) Joint Advisory Board chairman

For more information, contact Kelly Stehr at 701-774-4315 or kelly.stehr@ndsu.edu.


NDSU Agriculture Communication - June 23, 2020

Source:Kelly Stehr, 701-774-4315, kelly.stehr@ndsu.edu
Editor:Ellen Crawford, 701-231-5391, ellen.crawford@ndsu.edu
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