2018 Rice Field Day – Friday, Aug. 3
University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture
Rice Research & Extension Center
The 2018 Rice Field Day will be held this Friday, August 3rd, 2018 at the Rice Research & Extension Center near Stuttgart (see Flyer).
Field tours begin at 7:30 a.m. followed by a short indoor program at 11:30 a.m. and lunch.
Tours will depart from the Foundation Seed Facility. Each field tour will run twice, at both 7:30 and 9:30 a.m, and return at 9:30 and 11:30 a.m.
In order to attend all available tour stops, you’ll need to go on one tour at 7:30 a.m. and the next at 9:30 a.m.
Stop 1 – Irrigation Management with Dr. Chris Henry
Stop 2 – Rice Weed Management with Dr. Jason Norsworthy
Stop 3 – Soil Fertility & Agronomy with Drs. Trent Roberts and Jarrod Hardke
Stop 1 – Entomology with Dr. Nick Bateman and Mr. Aaron Cato
Stop 2 – Rice Pathology with Dr. Yeshi Wamishe
Stop 3 – Hybrid Breeding & High Nighttime Temperatures with Drs. Ehsan Shakiba and Manuel Esguerra
Stop 4 – Breeding with Drs. Karen Moldenhauer and Xueyan Sha
The Rice Research & Extension Center is located 7 miles east of Stuttgart on Hwy. 130. The address is 2900 Hwy. 130 E., Stuttgart, AR 72160.
For more information, contact Dr. Bob Scott, Director, at 870-673-2661 or firstname.lastname@example.org.