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NDSU Research Extension Centers Schedule 2023 Field Days

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The North Dakota State University Research Extension Centers’ annual field days are set. The events take place at the Research Extension Center sites across the state and feature speakers, presentations and tours covering a diverse array of topics. The field days are open to the public.

The dates and locations for the field days are:

July 10 – Central Grasslands Research Extension Center – Streeter (10 a.m.-3 p.m. CDT)

July 11 – Hettinger Research Extension Center (5-7 p.m. MDT followed by supper)

July 12 and 13 – Dickinson Research Extension Center

  • July 12 – Livestock tour at Manning Ranch (9 a.m.-noon MDT followed by lunch)
  • July 13 – Horticulture tour (9 a.m.-noon MDT followed by lunch), agronomy tour (1:30-5 p.m.)

July 12 and 13 – Williston Research Extension Center

  • July 12 – Main site agronomy and horticulture (4-8 p.m. CDT)
  • July 13 – Irrigated tour – Nesson Valley Irrigation Research and Development farm, located 23 miles east of Williston on Highway 1804 (8:30 a.m.-Noon CDT)

July 17 – Agronomy Seed Farm – Casselton (5 p.m. CDT agronomy, 7 p.m. supper)

July 18 – Carrington Research Extension Center – Carrington (9:15 a.m.-3:30 p.m. CDT)

July 19 – North Central Research Extension Center – Minot (8:30 a.m.-Noon CDT)

July 20 – Langdon Research Extension Center – Langdon (8:45 a.m.-Noon CDT)

July 25 – Horticulture Research and Demonstration Gardens – Fargo (3-7 p.m. CDT plants, local foods and outdoor spaces)

Aug. 3 – Carrington Research Extension Center’s Oakes Irrigation Research Site – Oakes (8:30 a.m.-noon CDT followed by lunch)

Sept. 9 – NDSU Research Arboretum – Amenia (12:30 p.m. CDT)

For a complete list of NDSU annual field days and tours, visit

NDSU is an R1 research institution as defined by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.