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Graves-Chapple field day touches on dicamba, other timely topics

The tour wagons were packed throughout the morning during the annual Graves-Chapple Research Center field day on Tuesday, Aug. 22. More than 225 guests enjoyed presentations on a variety of agricultural-related topics. There was a special question and answer session on dicamba during the event as well. “Things went great,” Superintendent Jim Crawford said. “The weather cooperated and we had…

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Discussing Dicamba

Graves-Chapple field day to focus on dicamba, pest and crop management

The University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources’ Graves-Chapple Research Center will bring a variety of agricultural topics to its annual field day, with a big focus on the use of new dicamba technology in soybeans. The field day will begin with a breakfast at 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 22, at the Research Center three miles north of Corning, Mo. Tours will begin…

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Presenting on Cutting-Edge Research

The Graves-Chapple Research Center is focused on doing research that is of interest to local producers. At the annual Graves-Chapple Research Center Field Day on Tuesday, Aug. 23, that research will be presented on and discussed. The Field Day, which is free and open to the public, will run from 7:15 a.m. to noon, with a free breakfast and lunch included. Tours begin at 8 a.m. “We…

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Get the Latest in Agriculture at Graves-Chapple Field Day

Annual Field Day on Aug. 26 will feature educational tours and demonstrations

At last year’s Field Day, MU Extension Regional Agronomist Wayne Flanary spoke about using … Expand ▸At last year’s Field Day, MU Extension Regional Agronomist Wayne Flanary spoke about using cover crops in a corn and soybean rotation. This year, Flanary will speak about the benefits of tissue sample tests. More than a century ago, the Smith-Lever Act was…

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