2012 Weed Science Field Day

June 6, 2012

By Mike Owen, Department of Agronomy

The Iowa State University Weed Science Field Day will be held on June 28 at the Curtiss Farm on South State Street in Ames. Registration for the event begins at 8 a.m. with brief remarks and a self-guided tour following. Registration is $20 and includes refreshments and a field book that details the demonstrations and research at the Curtiss Farm location, as well as the other locations throughout Iowa. Those in the agricultural chemical Industry, growers, and seed dealers are welcome and will find much that will be of interest.

The Curtiss Farm is easily accessible from Highway 30; exit on University Avenue, go south to the four-way stop, turn west to the next stop, turn north on South State Street, and the Curtiss Farm is on the west. Follow the cinder road west through the farm to the registration tent. If you have questions please contact Mike Owen at mdowen@iastate.edu or (515) 294-5936.

Mike Owen is associate chair and professor in the Department of Agronomy; contact him at mdowen@iastate.edu or phone 515-294-5936.

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