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Field Days

2014 Field Days, Seminars, Workshops & Related Events
for farmers and other agriculture professionals

Updated: March 27, 2014

Events are listed as information is made available — check this page often for new information, program changes, and/or cancellations. 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 2014

Mountain Research Station 1/4/2014 NC BCIP Bull Test Sale, 1pm, call for information: 919-515-4027

 


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April 2014

Farm Animal Days

April 9-11
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

April  12
11 a.m.

Beef Unit, Lake Wheeler Road Field Lab, Raleigh

Gary Gregory
919-515-4027

Hay Field Day and Equipment Demo

April 16
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Piedmont Research Station
Salisbury

Joe Hampton
704-278-2624

 

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May 2014

Robeson County Small Grain Field Day

May 6
4 p.m.

75 Gene Road
Pembroke, NC 28372

Mac Malloy
910-671-3276

Small Grain Field Day

May 7
3 p.m.

Piedmont Research Station
Salisbury, NC

Randy Weisz
919-515-5824

Chowan County Small Grain Field Day

May 9
8:30 a.m.

2824 Virginia Road
Tyner, NC  27980

Al Woods
252-388-3954

Union County Small Grain Field Day

May 13
noon

3221 Lawyers Road
East Monroe, NC 28110

Andrew Baucom,
704-361-5284

Small Grain Field Day

May 15
8 a.m.

Tidewater Research Station, Plymouth

Lance Grimes
 919-793-2163

Sandhills Turfgrass Field Day

May 21
8 a.m. to noon

Sandhillls Research Station
Jackson Springs

Jenifer Jordan,
919-53-1131

 

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June 2014

Small Fruit Field Day

June 5

Sandhills Research Station
Jackson Springs

Gina Fernandez
 919-513-7416

Farm to Fork Event –
Breeze Farm

June 8
4 to 7 p.m.

Breeze Family Farm Center Orange County

Carl Matyac
919-250-1116

Small Fruit Field Day

June 19

Piedmont Research Station
Salisbury

Gina Fernandez
919-513-7416

Landscape Color Field Day

June 20
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

JC Raulston Arboretum and Horticulture Field Lab

Brian Whipker
919-515-5374

 

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July 2014

Mountain Research Field Day

July 10

Mountain Research Station
Waynesville

Kaleb Rathbone
828-456-3943

NC Tobacco Tour

July 14, 15 and 16

TBA

 

Mina Mila
919-513-1291

 

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August 2014

Blacklands Farm Managers Tour

Aug  6

Tidewater Research Station, and others

Lance Grimes,
919-793-2163

Tomato and Vegetable Field Day

TBA

Mountain Horticultural Crops Research Station

Jeff Chandler
828-684-7197

Turfgrass Field Day

Aug 13

Lake Wheeler Road Field Lab Raleigh

Jenifer Jordan,
919-53-1131

Landscape Professional Field Day and Tour

August 15

JC Raulston Arboretum and Horticulture Field Lab

Barbara Fair
919-513-2804

Beef Cattle Field Day

August 23
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Butner Beef Cattle Field Lab
Bahama

Matt Poore
919-515-7798

 

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September 2014

Peanut Field Day

Sept 4

Peanut Belt Research Station
Lewiston-Woodville

David Jordan
919-515-4068

SE Peanut Field Day

Sept 9

Border Belt Research Station
Whiteville

David Jordan
919-515-4068

Cotton Field Day

Sept 10
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

East Carolina Ag Center and Upper Piedmont Research Station
Reidsville

Keith Edmisten
919-515-4069

Grain Sorghum Field Day

TBA

 

Wesley Everman,
919-515-0488

 

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December 2014

Poinsettia Field Day

Dec. 2
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Horticultural Field Lab
Raleigh

John Dole
919-515-3131

Tobacco Day

Dec. 4

Johnston County Extension Center

Mina Mila
513-1291

 

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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
Phone: (919) 707-3236   FAX: (919) 733-1754