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Coming Events on Conservation Tillage Technologies


May 28 -- Hyslop Research Farm Field Day - Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. Registration at 8:00 a.m. Contact Russ Karow (541) 737-5857.

June 5 -- Direct Seeding Demonstration - Fairview, Alberta, Canada. Call (403) 427-3361.

June 6 -- Adams County Wheat Growers tour of WSU and USDA-ARS research. Contact Bill Schillinger (509) 659-3210.

June 6 -- Oregon Wheat Growers League Conservation Farmer of the Year Tour and Hosted Lunch - Eric and Marnie Anderson Farm north of Ione, OR. Call (541)276-7330.

June 7 -- Direct Seeding Field Day - Rosthern, Saskatchewan, Canada. Call (306) 695-4233.

June 9 -- Washington State University Dryland Agricultural Research Unit Field Day - Lind, WA. Registration at 8:30 AM. Includes a no-host lunch. Contact Bill Schillinger (509) 659-3210.

June 26 -- No-Till Research Field Day - Dakota Lakes Research Farm, Pierre, South Dakota. Call (605) 224-6357.

June 10 -- Columbia Basin Agricultural Research Center Field Day - Pendleton, OR. Registration at 8:30 AM. Includes a hosted lunch. Contact Don Wysocki (541) 278-4186.

June 10 -- Direct Seeding Demonstration - Willingdon, Alberta, Canada. Call Kevin Yaremchuk (403) 657-3358.

June 11 -- Columbia Basin Agricultural Research Center Field Day - Moro, OR. Registration at 8:00 AM at the Sherman County High School. Includes hosted lunch. Contact Don Wysocki (541) 278-4186.

June 18 -- Monsanto "Fields of Tomorrow" Field Day on direct seeding technologies, equipment, and products - Palouse Empire Fairgrounds, Colfax, WA. Registration and viewing of equipment at 7:30-9:00 a.m. a equipment demonstrations and field tours at 9:00-12:30 followed by hosted lunch and afternoon presentations. Pre-register and be elegible for a drawing on a free combine chaff spreader and other prizes by calling 1-800-248-1045, ext 5077.

June 26 -- Direct Seed Research Plot Tour - Red Deer, Alberta, Canada. Call (403) 427-3361.

July 1 -- University of Idaho Plant Science Farm Field Day - Registration at 8:00 a.m. Field research tours at 9:00-11:30 and 1:00-3:00 with hosted lunch at 11:30. Located 1.5 miles east of Moscow on Hwy 8. Contact Stephen Guy (208) 885-6744.

July 3 -- Ag-Quest Field Day and Gigantic Seeding Demo - Brandon, Manitoba, Canada. Call (204) 534-2461.

July 9-10 -- Manitoba-North Dakota Zero Tillage Farmers Association Summer Tour - day one at Manitoba Zero Till Research Farm Field Day and day two touring zero till farms, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada area. Call (701) 852-8895 or (204) 726-7584.

July 10 -- Washington State University Spillman Agronomy Farm Field Day. Contact Ed Donaldson (509) 335-7255.

July 22/23 -- Zero Till Field Day (choice of July 22 or 23) - Indian Head, Saskatchewan, Canada. Call (306) 695-4250.

Nov 13-15 -- Oregon Association of Conservation Districts Annual Convention "Natural Resource Conservation Technology - A Bridge to the Future" -- Pendleton Convention Center, Pendleton, OR. Contact Katherine Anderson (541) 278-3835.

1998

Jan 7-8 -- Northwest Direct Seed Intensive Cropping Conference - Red Lion Inn, Pasco, WA. Sponsored by PNW STEEP III coservation farming research program, Monsanto, and other Ag support industries and groups. For registration information, call (509) 547-5538. For program information, contact Don Thill (208) 885-6214 or Dwane Miller (509) 335-4056.

     
 

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