Fall field day at East Central Experiment Field focuses on corn production

The East Central Experiment Field in Ottawa will host its fall field day on Wednesday, August 20. The field day begins at 9 a.m. with registration, coffee and doughnuts, and the program starts at 9:30 a.m. A complimentary lunch will be served.

Field day topics and K-State presenters include:

  • Phosphorus and potassium fertilization – Dorivar Ruiz Diaz
  • Corn growth and development – Ignacio Ciampitti
  • What is causing yellow corn in the spring? – Doug Shoup
  • Drought-tolerant corn – Eric Adee

From I-35 at the Ottawa exit, the East Central Experiment Field is south 1.7 miles on Kansas Highway 59, then east 1 mile, and south 0.75 mile.

More information, including certified crop advisor credits, is available by contacting the East Central Experiment Field at 785-242-5616.


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