Dordt College News

Field Day at Ag Stewardship Center

August 14, 2003

The Dordt College Agriculture Department and Practical Farmers of Iowa are hosting a field day on Saturday, August 23, at the Agriculture Stewardship Center, two miles north and 1/4 east of Casey’s in Sioux Center. The field day begins at 9:30 am and concludes at noon with a complimentary lunch.

The public is invited attend, observe and discuss current projects, see results from previous studies, suggest future research projects, and visit with members of the agriculture department and Practical Farmers of Iowa (PFI) while enjoying a light lunch following the field tour.

Topics to be discussed include a Festulolium and tall fescue forage trial; organic soybean production; Edamame soybean production and marketing; vegetable production; beekeeping; and rotational grazing for grass-finished beef.

For more information please call Robb De Haan at (712) 722-6220 or send an email to

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