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Rosholt Research Farm Virtual Field Day
August 20, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
This upcoming virtual field day will give farmers and agronomists the opportunity to learn about the latest agronomic research in central Minnesota from the comfort of their own home. U of M scientists will join other presenters to deliver timely information about ongoing research at the Rosholt Research Farm in Westport, Minnesota.
This field day will be held online so participants can join from their computer, tablet, or phone. Pre-registration is required; participants are encouraged to pre-register by August 18th. Pre-register by clicking here. Participants will be able to ask the researchers questions after their presentations.
This webinar will look at results from ongoing research at the Rosholt Research Farm. MDA Commissioner Thom Peterson will give the opening remarks. Topics will include:
- Nitrogen rate and cover crop study – Fabian Fernandez, Extension soil fertility specialist
- Irrigation scheduling study & irrigation and nitrogen management study – Vasudha Sharma, Assistant Extension irrigation professor
- Forever Green Initiative – Jake Jungers