LSU AgCenter’s Red River Research Station field day set for June 18

Mary Ann Van Osdell, Colyer, Patrick D.

News Release Distributed 05/26/09

The LSU AgCenter’s Red River Research Station will hold a field day June 18 at the station in Bossier City.

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., with the program beginning at 9 a.m.

Planned topics for the field tours include:

–Weed control in row crops and pastures.

–Row crop variety trials.

–Early-season insect control in cotton.

–Seed treatments for nematode management in corn and soybeans.

–Dallis grass and fescue forage production.

–Soybean and southern pea breeding.

Field tour speakers will include LSU AgCenter research and extension personnel.

More information is available by calling 318-741-7430.

The station is located off U.S. Highway 71, 3 miles south of the Jimmie Davis Bridge, at 262 Research Station Drive.

Mary Ann Van Osdell

5/26/2009 8:59:58 PM
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