We’re going on a Field Trip! On Tuesday, July 25th 2017
, we’re off to Melfort Research Farms, located 1.6 miles south of Melfort, Sk on Hwy 6. They are putting on a morning event all about Fusarium Head Blight. With two industry experts to walk you through all the activities and information, the day is scheduled to start at 9AM and topics include:
PLUS! Bring your Grain Samples and have it cleaned and tested!
- Fusarium Head Blight Biology
- Effects of FHB on Cereal Crops
- Optimal Application Technology
- How to Improve Grade Out of the Field
If you have a sample of grain (minimum two, 5 Gallon pails) bring it and have it tested for vomi-levels before, cleaned, and tested after so you can see in live action how you are able to Improve the Grade of your grain this harvest. Machines will be on site complete with staff to operate them and explain how it works.
Everyone is welcome and it’s completely FREE! Pre-registration
is requested to ensure enough chairs and space is made available. Just click here
to send in your name, email, and how many people are attending (don’t forget to count yourself).
In addition to Tuesday’s Fusarium day, Melfort Research Farms is hosting a second Field day the following day, Wednesday July 26th 2017. You can use the same registration
link to sign up for Tuesday, Wednesday, or both days.
See you there!