Nesson Valley Irrigated Field Day
Thursday July 12, 2018
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
The irrigation field day on July 12 will be held at the NDSU Irrigated Nesson Research and Development Farm 23 miles east of Williston on North Dakota Highway 1804.
Refreshments will be served starting at 8:30 a.m., and the irrigated crop tour will begin at 9 a.m., with NDSU research and Extension specialists presenting highlights from experiments conducted at the Nesson Valley site.
* WREC irrigation research and information on variety trials conducted under irrigation
* High-tunnel research update
* Spring wheat breeding program
* Soil health in irrigated systems
* Intercropping in irrigated production
* Western tree trial update for the MonDak region
* Soil moisture monitoring
* Emerging weed issues
The irrigation field day will conclude with a noon luncheon sponsored by area businesses.