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Field Days

2015 Field Days, Seminars, Workshops & Related Events
for farmers and other agriculture professionals

Updated: July 28, 2015

Events are listed as information is made available — check this page often for new information, program changes, and/or cancellations. Events are subject to change. Refresh / reload your browser each time you visit this page to ensure you see the latest information!

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All Field Days are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

NOTICE TO ALL STATION VISITORS

In accordance with our statewide biosecurity measures to prohibit the introduction of undesirable pathogens to our herds, crops and plants, all station visitors must sign a waiver assuring us you have not traveled out of the United States within 72 hours of your Research Station visit.

Save time at Field Day registration: access the form online — print it and bring it with you.


January 2015

Mountain Research Station 1/4/2015 NC BCIP Bull Test Sale, 1pm, call for information: 919-515-4027

 


February 2015

Piedmont Research Station February 16th Small Grain Field Day

Joe Hampton 704-278-2624

 

Piedmont Research Station

February 17th, 2015: 10am - 12pm

NCSU & Rowan Co. Extension Office Training Joe Hampton 704-278-2624

 


March 2015

       

 

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April 2015

Farm Animal Days

April 15-17
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Beef Unit, Lake Wheeler Road Field Lab, Raleigh

Brent Jennings
919-515-4467

Wolf Pack Roundup,
Student Livestock Sale

Saturday, April 11
11 a.m.

Beef Unit, Lake Wheeler Road Field Lab, Raleigh

Gary Gregory
919-515-4027

Small Grains Field Day

Thursday, April 16 w/ registration
9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Piedmont Research Station
Salisbury

Joe Hampton
704-278-2624

Small Grain Field Day, Coastal Plain Thursday, April 23 w/ registration at 4pm Forbis Farms, 18352 NC 71, Lumber Bridge, NC

Mac Malloy 910-671-3276

 

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May 2015

NCSU Swine Research Forum

Tuesday, May 12 from 8:30am to 4:30pm

Sampson Co. Extension Center: 55 Agriculture Pl., Clinton, NC 28328

Mark Knauer

919-515-8797

Small Grain Field Day, Lower Piedmont Thursday, May 14 at 10:00am Gillard Brothers Farm: 5616 Old Highway Rd., Monroe NC

Andrew Baucom

704-282-3739

Small Grain Field Day, Tidewater Thursday, May 21 at 2:00pm Griffin Farms, 1694 Avenue Rd. Washington, NC

Rod Gurganus

252-943-5832

 

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June 2015

Sandhills Turfgrass Field Day

Wednesday, June 10th starting at 8:30am

Sandhills Research Station2148 Windblow Rd.
Jackson Springs, NC

Jennifer Jordan

919-515-5855

Farm to Fork Event –
Breeze Farm

Sunday, June 7
4 to 7 p.m.

Breeze Family Farm Center: 4909 Walnut Grove Church, Hurdle Mills, NC, Orange Co.

Carl Matyac
919-250-1116

NE Ag Expo (Corn) Thursday, June 30th

Bear Gardens Farms, LLC.

1072 South 343, Shiloh NC

Al Wood

252-338-3954

Landscape Color Field Day Thursday, June 25th from 8:00am to 4:00pm JC Raulston Arboretum and Horticulture Field Lab

Brian Whipker

919-515-5374

 

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July 2015

NC Beef CattleField Day

Saturday, July 18

Registration at 9:00am

Mountain Research Station
Waynesville

Kaleb Rathbone
828-456-3943

NC Tobacco Tour

TBA

Multiple locations in Eastern NC

Mina Mila

919-513-1291

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August 2015

Blacklands Farm Managers Tour

Wednesday, August 5th

Circle Grove Seeds in Belhaven (336 Circle Grove Farm Rd, Belhaven, NC 27810

Rod Gurganus

252-943-5832

Tomato and Vegetable Field Day

Thursday, August 13th

Mountain Horticultural Crops Research Station

Jeff Chandler
828-684-7197

Turfgrass Field Day

August 12th

Lake Wheeler Road Field Lab Raleigh

Rick Brandenburg

919-515-8876

Bioenergy Field Day Thursday, August 27th

Mountain Horticultural Crops Research Station

Sam Brake

919-693-2483

 

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September 2015

Peanut Field Day

Sept 10

Peanut Belt Research Station
Lewiston-Woodville

David Jordan
919-515-4068

SE Peanut Field Day

TBA

Border Belt Research Station
Whiteville

David Jordan
919-515-4068

Sweet Potato Field Day

TBA

Horticultural Crops Research Station Jonathan Schultheis 919-515-1225

 

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October 2015

       

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November 2015

       

 

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December 2015

Poinsetta Field Day Tuesday, December 1st from 9:00am to 2:00pm Horticultural Field Lab, Beryl Rd, Raleigh NC

John Dole

919-515-3131

Tobacco Day Thursday, December 3rd Johnston Co. Extension Center: 2736 NC 210 Hwy, Smithfield NC

Mina Mila

919-513-1291

 


 

 

NCDA&CS Research Stations Division, Alexander M. Stewart, Ph.D., Director
Mailing Address: 1001 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1001
Physical Address:2 W. Edenton Street, Raleigh, NC 27601
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