Date Change For University Of Idaho Field Days Aberdeen Event

Published online: Jun 10, 2022 News
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The date for the University of Idaho’s Field Day at Aberdeen, Idaho, has been changed and is now scheduled for June 28. The field day at the Kimberly R&E Center is still taking place Wednesday June 22.

Here are the details for both field days:

University of Idaho Snake River Weed Management Tour and Field Days:

Contacts: Pam Hutchinson (phutch@uidaho.edu) and Albert Adjesiwor (aadjesiwor@uidaho.edu)

Aberdeen R&E Center: Tuesday June 28 **Note New Date**

Kimberly R&E Center: Wednesday June 22

At both locations:

Registration 8:30 to 9 a.m.

Tour 9 a.m. to noon

Followed by a sponsored lunch.

You do not need to Pre-register RSVP

Three Idaho pesticide recertification credits will be available for each of the weed field days.

Featured on the Aberdeen R&E Center Tour Tuesday June 28:

Herbicide tank mixtures for use in potatoes; Herbicide incorporation timing; Potato variety herbicide tolerance; Simulated Excess Rainfall Effects on Herbicides and Potato Crop Safety; Herbicide site of action demonstration.

Weed control in quinoa; Herbicide management in the PCN trap crop, Litchi tomato.

In addition - Updates from:

USDA/University of Idaho potato breeding – Rhett Spear, Rich Novy, Jonathan Whitworth

Potato disease management – Phil Wharton

Seed potatoes – Kasia Duellman

Cropping Systems – Xi Liang

Nitrogen in Barley – Jared Spackman

Wheat Varieties – Juliet Marshall