K-State Research and Extension News
May 01, 2014
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Wheat Plot Tour Planned Near Belleville


Canola production is also on the agenda      

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State University will host its North Central Experiment Field Wheat Plot Tour on Wednesday, June 4, starting at 7:30 a.m. The morning also features information about growing canola in north central Kansas.

The field is located about two miles west of Belleville on Kansas Highway 36.

Juice and rolls will be served ahead of the tour. Tour topics include:

- Wheat Varieties and Diseases and

- Canola Variety Selection for North Central Kansas.

The tour is free and open to the public. More information is available by calling the experiment field at 785-335-2836.

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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 Peter
mlpeter@ksu.edu
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Dr. Dallas Peterson - 785-532-0405 or dpeterso@ksu.edu