Regional agronomy research results, dealing with saline and sodic soils and the latest research on regenerative cropping systems will be featured at the 35th annual Western Dakota Crops Day, hosted by the NDSU Hettinger Research Extension Center. The event is scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 20, at the Hettinger, North Dakota, armory.
Topics will include updates on new crop varieties, new herbicides, crop production and current agronomy issues in the West River region.
"This year's crops day will provide excellent information on soil health and the latest in cropping systems research, along with the traditional variety performance and ongoing regional agronomy research," said John Rickertsen, research agronomist at the center.
The show also will include commercial exhibits by several seed, chemical and agricultural service companies displaying their newest products and innovations. The event is free of charge and lunch will be provided. For more information, contact the center at 701-567-4323.
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