Tillage, Technology and Residue Field Day registration available online

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Crop producers and other agricultural professionals can see the latest in variable depth tillage equipment, watch side–by–side field demonstrations by national and regional manufacturers, and learn how to build soil structure for maximum soil productivity at the field day scheduled for Thursday, September 10 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The Tillage, Technology and Residue Field Day will be held at the West Central Research and Outreach Center (WCROC) in Morris, MN. Other highlights for the field day include the following:

• Discover how strip tillage can fit into your rotation and individual soil situations.

• Check out proper planter set–up for improved crop emergence and residue management.

• Discuss how to save time and money while building soil productivity.

• Visit with equipment reps about their new products and services.

Pre–registration is requested to help with meal and grounds planning. To register, visit http://z.umn.edu/tillagefieldday. There is no cost to attend the event. Lunch and refreshments will be available for purchase on the grounds.

For more information, contact Jodi DeJong–Hughes (dejon003@umn.edu), Doug Holen (holen009@umn.edu), or Phil Glogoza (glogo001@umn.edu).