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1999 Upcoming Events

February 3-5 B 1999 AgriFUTURE Farm Technology Expo, Westerner Park, Red Deer, Alberta, Canada. Sponsored by Alberta Conservation Tillage Society. For more information, call 403-572-3600, Fax 403-572-3605 or see the Internet site (http://agrifuture.reddeer.net).

Feb. 4-5 B NAWG Wheat Industry Forum. A national wheat industry research forum will be held in conjunction with the National Association of Wheat Growers meeting in Nashville, TN. Four sessions are planned, each focusing on emerging technologies in the wheat industry. Information on the Forum can be found on NAWG website (http://www.wheatworld.org) or call 202-547-7800.

Feb. 18 / 19 B Kronstad Retirement Symposium in Corvallis, OR, and Luncheon at The Dalles, OR. Dr. Warren Kronstad will retire on December 31, 1998, after leading the Wheat Breeding Project at Oregon State University for more than 30 years. A symposium that highlights the role of international organizations like USAID and CIMMYT in meeting world food needs is being held in Corvallis on Feb. 18 to honor Dr. Kronstad. Dr. Norm Borlaug, Nobel Laureate, will be keynote speaker. A luncheon honoring Dr. Kronstad will also be held on Friday, Feb. 19 at the Shilo Inn in The Dalles. For more information, contact Russ Karow at 541-737-5857 (e-mail: Russel.S.Karow@orst.edu).

June 15 B Field Day at Columbia Basin Agricultural Research Center at Pendleton, OR. For more information, contact Richard Smiley at 541-278-4186 (e-mail: Richard.Smiley@orst.edu).

June 16 B Field Day at Columbia Basin Agricultural Research Center at Moro, OR. For more information, contact Richard Smiley at 541-278-4186 (e-mail: Richard.Smiley@orst.edu).

June 17 B Field Day at WSU Lind Dryland Research Station, Lind, WA. For more information, contact Bill Schillinger at 509-659-0355 (e-mail: schillw@wsu.edu).

July 7 B Field Day at WSU Wilke Research Farm, Davenport, WA. For more information, contact Diana Roberts 509-533-2048, ext 111, FAX 533-2087, (e-mail: robertsd@wsu.edu).

July 8 B Joint Field Day for the USDA-ARS/WSU Palouse Conservation Field Station (morning) and WSU Spillman Agronomy Farm (afternoon), Pullman, WA. For more information, contact Marguerite at the WSU Crop and Soil Sciences Extension office at (509) 335-2915 (e-mail: winterowd@wsu.edu).

     
 

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