Dakota Lakes Research Farm Annual Meeting

February 12, 2013  1:00 PM

Pierre Regional Extension Center,  412 West Missouri, Pierre SD

Speakers include

Dr. Arvid Boe,  Switchgrass breeding

 Jason Miller  Cover Crop Evaluation

Matt Hansen  Impacts of Cover crops

Dwayne Beck  Update on Research

       Please plan to attend, it is imperative to the future of Agriculture to do our best and be informed.



    June 28, 2012


  • Annual Field Day- Always the last Thursday in June


                  There is always something new to be learned, things that worked
                  and those that that weren't so successful.  It is an excellent chance to
                  exchange ideas.

       Thanks to the following for presenting at the 2011 field day.


  •  Bill Berzonsky, SDSU Winter Wheat Breeder will speak on variety selection and production.
  •  Bob Fanning, agronomy educator from Lyman County will discuss 2011 winter wheat disease issues.
  •  Ruth Beck. agronomy educator from Stanley/Hughes County will cover field pea varieties, production practices and utilization.
  •   Jason Miller, Pierre USDA-NRCS, will be discussing crop selection, uses and regulatory considerations.
  •  Matt Hansen, SDSU will explain the results of his work on cover crops at DLRF.
  •  Mike Moechnig, SDSU weed specialist will discuss herbicide carryover impacts on cover crop selection.
  •  Dwayne Beck, manager,  DLRF will be demonstrating cold-press processing of oil seed and soybean crops grown at the farm. 


  • Sandwiches, snacks and beverages will be available. 








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