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KSU Agronomy Field Day 2017

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KSU - Ashland Bottoms

2801 W. 40th Ave, Manhattan KS

Manhattan, KS 66502

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Exciting advances in cover crop research will be featured at the 2017 Agronomy Field Day on November 3 at the Agronomy farm at Ashland Bottoms. Topics will focus on understanding the role cover crops play in water quality, weed control, soil quality, and more.

The full list of topics and K-State speakers:

  • Using cover crops for weed suppression – Anita Dille, Weed Ecology

  • Improving soil quality with cover crops – DeAnn Presley, Soil Management Specialist

  • Protecting surface water with healthy soils, cover crops, and fertilizer management – Nathan Nelson, Soil Fertility and Nutrient Management

  • Soybean Yields and Cover Crops – Ignacio Ciampitti and Doug Shoup, Crop Production Specialist and South East Area Agronomist.

  • Ten years of cover crops in a no-till wheat-sorghum-soybean rotation – Kraig Roozeboom, Cropping Systems Agronomist

  • Cover crops and the nitrogen cycle in the rotation – Peter Tomlinson, Environmental Quality Specialist

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