Northwest Agronomic Field Day on June 20th

The 2019 Northwest Agronomic Field Day will be held at the Northwest Agricultural Research Station (4240 Range Line Road, Custar, OH) on Thursday, June 20th.

The event is free; however, please RSVP for lunch to Matt Davis at or 419-257-2060 by June 14th. Elected officials and the public are encouraged to attend and learn about “Lake Friendly Farming Research.”

Due to wet conditions, the field day will take place indoors, and will not feature field plot demonstrations. In addition to the agenda below, there will be a discussion about Prevented Planting.

“Effect of Conservation Practices on Ag Phosphorus Loss in Tile Drained Landscapes” – Kevin King, USDA-ARS

“Demonstration of Precision Fertilizer Placement Equipment” – John Fulton, OSU Extension

“eFields Research Reports to Improve Nutrient Management” – Elizabeth Hawkins, OSU Extension

“Ultra Early Corn:  Does it Have a Fit in Ohio” – Peter Thomison, OSU Extension

“Nutrient Balancing with Manure” – Glen Arnold

“Soil Health Measurements:  Tracking No-Till and Cover Crop Benefits to Water Quality” – Ron Snyder, Wood SWCD and Alan Sundermeier, OSU Extension

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