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Issue No. 7, Article 1/May 20, 2011

Schedule of Field Days Set for 2011

All of the University of Illinois Crop Sciences Research and Education Centers will host field days in 2011. Speakers will address current issues in crop production and pest management, and attendees will be able to ask questions and gain new perspectives. Continuing education credits will be available for all events.

2011 Agronomy Field Days

Location

Date and time

Food

Contact

Macomba

Thursday, June 23
1 p.m.

None

Gordon Roskamp
309-298-1569

Urbana (weeds focus)

Wednesday, June 29
8 a.m.

Lunch

Doug Maxwell
217-265-0344

Bellevilleb

Thursday, July 14
9 a.m.

Lunch

Ron Krausz
618-566-4761

Orr Center

Monday, July 18
4 p.m.

Dinner

Mike Vose
217-236-4911

DeKalb

Tuesday, July 19
4 p.m.

Dinner

Dave Lindgren
815-824-2029

Monmouth

Wednesday, July 20
8 a.m.

Snack

Eric Adee
309-734-7459

St. Charlesc (vegetable crops focus)

Thursday, July 21
6:30 p.m.

None

Bill Shoemaker
630-584-7254

Brownstown

Thursday, July 28
9 a.m.

Lunch

Robert Bellm
618-692-9434

Dixon Springs

Thursday, August 4
9 a.m.

Lunch

Steve Ebelhar
618-695-2790

Urbana

Thursday, August 18
7 a.m.

Lunch

Sandy Osterbur
217-333-4424

Ewing Fieldd

Thursday, Sept. 8
9 a.m.

None

Marc Lamczyk
618-439-3178

aConducted by Western Illinois University at its research farm.
bBelleville is a research center operated by Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.
cSt. Charles is a horticultural research field.
dOperated by University of Illinois Extension in southern Illinois.

More details on individual programs will be published in the Bulletin before each field day. Mark your calendars and plan to attend one of these educational events.--Emerson Nafziger

Author:
Emerson Nafziger

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