NC State University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

 

2016 Field Day/Event Calendar

The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at North Carolina State University sponsors field days on agricultural commodities ranging from apples and cotton to tomatoes, turf and sweet potatoes. We will list field day information as it becomes available throughout the year.

Please Note: If you wish to participate in a field day and have a disability or desire any assistive devices, services or other accommodations in order to participate, please contact 919.515.2717 during business hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at least two weeks before the event to request accommodations.

 

 

Field Day

Date

Location

Information

Peach Production Workshop

Monday, Jan. 25
1-4 p.m.

Sandhills Research Station
2148 Windblow Road
Jackson Springs, NC

Jeremy Martin,
910-974-4673
or lpburns@ncsu.edu

Small Grain Field Day, Northeast Ag Expo

Thursday, Feb. 25
10 a.m.
(Alternate Date: March 10)

3037 W Main Street Extension
Elizabeth City NC 27909

Al Wood
252-338-3954
al_wood@ncsu.edu

Wolfpack Roundup,
Student Livestock Sale

Saturday, April 9
11 a.m.

Beef Unit
Lake Wheeler Road Field Lab
4505 Mid Pines Road
Raleigh, NC

Gary Gregory
919-515-4027
gary_gregory@ncsu.edu

Farm Animal Days

Wednesday- Friday, April 13-15,
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Beef Unit
Lake Wheeler Road Field Lab
4505 Mid Pines Road
Raleigh, NC

Brent Jennings
919-515-4467
brent_jennings@ncsu.edu

Small Grain Field Day,
Central Piedmont

Thursday, April 21
Registration: 11 a.m.
Program: 11:30 a.m.

Piedmont Research Station
8350 Sherills Ford Road
Salisbury, NC
map

Joe Hampton
704-278-2624
Piedmont.ResSt@ncagr.gov

Small Grain Field Day,
Coastal Plain

Tuesday, April 26
4 p.m.

624 Ward Road
Rowland, NC

Mac Malloy
910-671-3276 mac_malloy@ncsu.edu

Small Grain Field Day,
Southern Piedmont

Tuesday, May 3
Time, TBA

20 Caulde
Peachland, NC

Andrew Baucom
704-282-3739

Small Grain Field Day,
Tidewater

Thursday, May 12
2 p.m.

TBA

Rod Gurganus
252-943-5832
rod_gurganus@ncsu.edu

Farm to Fork event

Sunday, June 5
Afternoon

Breeze Family Farm Center
4909 Walnut Grove Church
Hurdle Mills, NC
Orange County
map

Mike Ortosky
919-270-6528

NCDA&CS Ag Leader Road Show

Thursday, June 23

Tidewater Research Station
Plymouth, NC

Jewell Tetterton
910-974-4673

Cover Crop Conference

July 18-19, please register at https://www.ncsu.edu/mckimmon/cpe/opd/CEFS/

July 19: Cherry Research Farm
Goldsboro, NC

Molly Hamilton
828-273-1041

Beef Cattle Field Day

Saturday, July 23

Cherry Research Farm
201 Stevens Mill Road
Goldsboro, NC

Andy Meier
252-922-0930

Blacklands Farm Managers Tour

Wednesday, Aug. 3

Englehard, NC

Rod Gurganus
252-943-5832
rod_gurganus@ncsu.edu

Turfgrass Field Day

Wednesday, Aug. 10
Registration: 8 a.m.
Program: 8:30 a.m.

Lake Wheeler Road Field Laboratory
Raleigh, NC

Rick Brandenburg
919-515-8876
rick_brandenburg@ncsu.edu