9th Stiles Farm Field Day scheduled June 19
The 49th Stiles Farm Field Day scheduled June 19 will feature presentations on cotton fertility and new technology, plus weed control strategies and pasture recovery from drought. The Stiles Farm is located at 5700 Farm-to-Market Road 1063, near the intersection of U.S. Highway 79, 1 mile east of Thrall.
Field day will feature presentations on cotton fertility and new technology, plus weed control strategies and pasture recovery from drought.
A highlight on this year’s program is a presentation on sesame production.
Three continuing education units will be given to participants who hold a Texas Department of Agriculture pesticide applicators license.
Cost is $10 with registration starting at 7:45 a.m. Presentations and tours begin at 8:30 a.m.
“At this year’s field day, we will be looking at some of the things available for farmers following last year’s drought and what we can put into the tool box and use toward profitability,” said Archie Abrameit, Texas AgriLife Extension Service farm manager.
5700 Farm-to-Market Road 1063