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Two Upcoming Peanut Field Days

Two upcoming peanut field days offer the latest research recommendations and a chance to see some research/demonstration plots. The first field day will be held in south Mississippi, at Lucedale, the other in north Mississippi, at Clarksdale.

Lucedale

The Lucedale field day will be held on Thursday, August 29. Registration starts at 8:30 am at the George County . . . → Read More: Two Upcoming Peanut Field Days

Soybean Irrigation Termination Turn-Row Field Day

Terminating soybean irrigation too early can result in lower yield due to decreased seed size. At the same time, irrigating when the crop no longer needs water can be a waste of time and resources. On Friday, August 30, 2013 a turn-row Field Day will be held to discuss soybean irrigation termination, crop growth stages, and . . . → Read More: Soybean Irrigation Termination Turn-Row Field Day

Mississippi Sweetpotato Field Day Scheduled for Tomorrow- August 22nd

PONTOTOC – Sweetpotato growers, crop consultants and other agricultural professionals can learn about recent weed, insect and disease control research during an upcoming field day.

Researchers and specialists with Mississippi State University’s Extension Service and the Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment station will host the event Aug. 2

2 at the Pontotoc Ridge-Flatwoods Branch Experiment Station located at . . . → Read More: Mississippi Sweetpotato Field Day Scheduled for Tomorrow- August 22nd

MSU-DREC Corn & Soybean Field Day July 18, 2013

The Delta Research and Extension Center will host their annual Corn & Soybean Field Day on July 18, 2013. This year’s event promises to have even more learning opportunities for producers and agricultural professionals. . . . → Read More: MSU-DREC Corn & Soybean Field Day July 18, 2013

Mississippi State University/Monsanto Company Pigweed Field Day – July 17, 2013

The Mississippi State University Extension Service in cooperation with Monsanto Company will host a pigweed field day near Robinsonville, MS on July 17, 2013.  The field day location is just north of Tunica National Golf Course.  A more detailed map is provided below.  The field day will begin at 9 a.m. and will conclude at 11 . . . → Read More: Mississippi State University/Monsanto Company Pigweed Field Day – July 17, 2013

Mississippi Rice Progress – June 28, 2013

Favorable weather conditions continue to help this crop progress.  Major problems outside of drift have been few for most of the spring; however, a few different issues have come up this week.  Dr. Jeff Gore was called to help address a severe chinch bug issue in Tunica County.  The field was planted to a RiceTec hybrid and . . . → Read More: Mississippi Rice Progress – June 28, 2013

Delta Research and Extension Center Rice Field Tomorrow

This is a friendly reminder that the Rice Field at Delta Research and Extension Service in Stoneville, MS will be tomorrow (July 31, 2012).

 
Registration at Capps Center- 2:00 pm.

 
Rice Market Outlook presentation by Milo Hamilton – 2:30 pm.

 
Rice Field Tours – Trailers leave Capps Center at 3:30 pm.

 
Reception at Delta Council – 5:30 pm.

 
Several door prizes . . . → Read More: Delta Research and Extension Center Rice Field Tomorrow

R.R. Foil Plant Science Research (North Farm) Center Field Day – July 19, 2012

It has been a number of years since a field day was conducted at the R.R. Foil Plant Science Research center near the campus of Mississippi State University.  To that end, a row crop field day will be held on Thursday July 19, 2012.  For those that wish to attend, we ask that you arrive by . . . → Read More: R.R. Foil Plant Science Research (North Farm) Center Field Day – July 19, 2012

Delta Research and Extension Center’s Corn/Soybean (July 19) and Rice (July 31) Agronomic Crop Field Days

The DREC will be holding two separate field days, one for corn and soybean on July 19 and one for rice on July 31. . . . → Read More: Delta Research and Extension Center’s Corn/Soybean (July 19) and Rice (July 31) Agronomic Crop Field Days

North Mississippi Research and Extension Center Agronomic Row Crops Field Day

The biennial North Mississippi Research and Extension Center Agronomic Row Crops Field Day will be held at the Lee County Agri-Center, Magnolia Conference Center, Highway 145 South of Verona, on Thursday, August 9, 2012, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  The program will include a featured speaker, educational and industry exhibits, and field research plot tours. . . . → Read More: North Mississippi Research and Extension Center Agronomic Row Crops Field Day