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Kansas Wheat Day


2018 Kansas Wheat Day
May 22, 2018
K- State Agricultural Research Center-Hays
1232 240th Ave, Hays, KS 67601

  • 8:30  Registration at Auditorium - Coffee, drinks, and donuts -- sponsored by Kansas Wheat Alliance
  • 9:00  Opening remarks --- Bob Gillen, WKARC Department Head
  • 9:15  Wheat variety demo plots --- Guorong Zhang, WKARC Wheat Breeder
  • 10:15  Strategic tillage in no-till system --- Augustine Obour, WKARC Soil Scientist
  • 10:40  CoAxium wheat production system for grassy weed control --- Vipan Kumar, WKARC Weed Scientist
  • 11:10  Wheat production research updates --- Romulo Lollato, KSU Wheat Extension Specialist
  • 11:35  Wheat disease and emerging tools for management --- Erick DeWolf, KSU Plant Pathologist
12:00  Lunch --- sponsored by Kansas Wheat Commission
  • 1:00  Wheat as a source of beneficial insects providing pest control in summer crops --- JP Michaud, KSU Entomology
  • 1:30 Dismiss
Kansas State University is committed to making its services, activities and programs accessible to all participants. If you have special requirements due to a physical, vision, or hearing disability, contact Guorong Zhang, 785-625-3425, Ext 213.

Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service.  K-State Research and Extension is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Website: http://www.wkarc.org/programs/wheat/index.html


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Written by

Guorong Zhang
Wheat Breeder
KSU Ag Research Center
1232 240th Avenue
Hays, Kansas 67601-9228
Phone: 785-625-3425 x213
Email: gzhang@ksu.edu

At a glance

The Western Kansas Agricultural Research Centers (WKARC), one of several administrative units accountable to the KAES director, is composed of four sub-units including the Agricultural Research Center - Hays (ARCH), the Southwest Research-Extension Center - Garden City (SWREC) and Southwest Research-Extension Center - Tribune (SWREC-T), and the Northwest Research-Extension Center - Colby (NWREC).