EASTERN SOUTH DAKOTA SOIL AND WATER RESEARCH FARM
25th ANNUAL FIELD DAY
TUESDAY, JUNE 18, 2019
9:30 Register 10:00 Tour 12:00 Meal
The Hidden Benefits of Cover Crops
Dakota Small Grains – General Mills, Inc. Perspectives
Tom Rabaey, General Mills, Inc.
Real Life Soil Health Benefits
Kurt Stiefvater, Producer, Salem SD
Implications of Cover Crops in Current Production Systems
Kurt Dagel, Olsen Custom Farms
Cover Crops a Key to Prevent Plant
Eric Barsness, NRCS
Impact on Insect Communities
Carrie Eberle, University of Wyoming and Louis Hesler, NCARL
Hidden Benefits, Soil Biology and Nutrient Biology
Mike Lehman and Bee Chim, NCARL
Directions to ESDSWRF, 3714 Western Avenue, Brookings SD
Exit 133 off I-29 (Hwy 14 Bypass), 2.5 miles West to Western Ave.; 1.5 miles North. Look for green highway signs along Hwy 14.
Rain? Presentations will be held in the machine shed at the Farm.
For information, contact the USDA ARS North Central Agricultural Research Laboratory, 605-693-3241.
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