K-State Plans Spring Wheat Tour May 31 at Tribune
TRIBUNE, Kan. – Kansas State University’s Southwest Research-Extension Center at Tribune will hold its Spring Wheat Tour May 31 at the center, located at 1474 Kansas Highway 96 (1 mile west of Tribune).
The tour begins at 8 a.m. MDT.
Topics and K-State speakers will include:
- Wheat Varieties - agronomist Jim Shroyer,
- Wheat Diseases - plant pathologist Erick DeWolf, and
- Wheat Breeding Program - wheat breeder, Guorong Zhang.
More information is available by calling the center at 620-376-4761
K-State Research and Extension is a short name for the Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, a program designed to generate and distribute useful knowledge for the well-being of Kansans. Supported by county, state, federal and private funds, the program has county Extension offices, experiment fields, area Extension offices and regional research centers statewide. Its headquarters is on the K-State campus, Manhattan.
Story by: Mary Lou Petermlpeter@ksu.eduK-State Research & Extension News