2017 Field Day
Field days include facility tours, explanations of research projects and results and a chance for community members, producers, legislators and agribusiness representatives to speak with MSU scientists and Extension agents.
The public is invited to attend free annual field days across Montana to tour and learn about the people, places and projects involved with agricultural research at Montana State University's College of Agriculture and Montana Agricultural Experiment Station (MAES).
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 9am
Summer Field Tour Agenda
Warm-season crop sequence study (Simon Fordyce, research associate, CARC)
Barley varieties (Jamie Sherman, MSU barley breeder)
Spring wheat varieties (Pat Carr, MSU CARC Superintendent)
Winter wheat varieties (Phil Bruckner, MSU winter wheat breeder)
Pulse inoculant and fertility management (Clain Jones, MSU Extension Soils Specialist)
Pea, Lentil, and Chickpea VTs/nurseries (Kevin McPhee, MSU Pulse crop breeder)
Crop Disease Outlook (Mary Burrows, MSU Extension Plant Pathologist)
Barley rotation and nematodes (Andy Burkhart, MSU grad student)
Pulse inoculant studies/soil microbiology (Jed Eberly, CARC Assistant Professor, Agronomy/Microbiology
2017 Field Day Photos