Faulk County Crop Tour – July 10

Farm Forum

The Faulk County Crop Improvement Association will be hosting its 2014 Small Grain Variety Plot Tour on Thursday, July 10, at the Jim Goebel farm. The plot is located 1/2 mile north and 11/2 miles east from the US Hwy. 212/SD Hwy. 45 junction east of Faulkton, S D.

The event will start at 9:30 a.m. with coffee and refreshments. The program will feature speakers from South Dakota State University. They will review spring wheat and oat varieties planted in the plot, small fertility research and an update on weed control issues. The tour is free and open to the public.

Producers and consultants are encouraged to bring questions and samples for examination. For more information, contact Mark Rosenberg at 605- 626-2870 or the Faulk County Extension Office at 605-598-6221.