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Learn in the field with Purdue

From crop production and farm management to turfgrass, Purdue summer field days offer educational opportunities for all agriculture professionals.

“Join our Purdue experts this summer for a multitude of in-person field day events. Field days are a critical Extension activity that connects Purdue with members of our community. Commodity producers, crop and livestock advisors, small farmers, turf and landscape professionals, and more are invited to learn about the latest technology and research updates while networking with others in their profession,” said Henry Quesada, Purdue Extension assistant director and program leader for agriculture and natural resources.

Contact your local Purdue Extension office for additional events with continuing education credits available.

Upcoming 2022 Field Days

June
June 21: Seed Treatment Workshop

Northeast Purdue Agricultural Center | 4821 E 400 S Columbia City, IN | 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. EST

Continuing credits available for Category 4 seed treatment license and certified crop adviser licenses

Register by June 16

 

June 23: Mint Field Day

Northwest Indiana | 9:30 a.m. CST

GPS coordinates are: 41.0223478438431, -87.28720186686549. From the I-65 Exit 220, drive approximately 1 mile west on State Road 14, then turn right on the private road just past N 550 E. The field site is approximately 1 mile north of State Road 14.

Contact Lori Jolly-Brown at ljollybr@purdue.edu

 

June 28: Indiana Certified Crop Adviser Day

Beck Agricultural Center | 4550 U.S. 52, West Lafayette, IN | 8:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. EST

Certified Crop Advisor (CEU) and Commercial Applicator (CCH) credits available

Registration

 

June 30: Weed Science Field Day

Throckmorton-Purdue Agricultural Center| 8343 US-231, Lafayette, IN | 8:00 a.m. EST

Registration

 

Purdue Extension specalist speaks with farmer in field of soybeans.
July
July 7: Mid-season Diagnostic Workshop

Beck Agricultural Center | 4550 U.S. 52, West Lafayette, IN | 8:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. EST

Certified Crop Advisor (CEU) and Commercial Applicator (CCH) credits available

Registration

 

July 21: Purdue Fruit, Vegetable and Hemp Field Day

Meigs Purdue Agricultural Center | 9101 S 100 E, Lafayette, IN| 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. EST

Contact Lori Jolly-Brown at ljollybr@purdue.edu

 

July 26: Purdue Turf and Landscape Field Day

William H. Daniel Turfgrass Research and Diagnostic Center | 1340 Cherry Lane West Lafayette, IN| 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. EST

Commercial Applicator (CCH), Ohio Arborist, and Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) education credits available

Registration due by July 18

 

July 28: Putting Crop Rotations to Work on Organic Farms

Beck Agricultural Center | 4550 U.S. 52, West Lafayette, IN | 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST

Certified Crop Advisor (CEU) credits available

Registration

 

July 29: Small Farm Education Field Day

Purdue Student Farm | 1491 Cherry Lane, West Lafayette, IN

Registration

 

August

Various dates and locations: Office of the Indiana State Chemist Clean Sweep Project

Properly dispose of suspended, canceled, banned, unusable, opened, unopened or unwanted pesticides (herbicides, insecticides, rodenticides, fungicides, miticides, etc.). Public and private schools, golf courses, nurseries, farmers, ag dealers, the general public, cities, towns, municipalities and county units of government are eligible to participate.

Find a location near you!

 

August 9: Pinney Purdue Vegetable Field Day

Pinney Purdue Agricultural Center | 11402 S County Line Road, Wanatah, IN | 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. EST

Registration

 

August 17: Pinney Purdue Agricultural Center Field Day

Pinney Purdue Agriculture Center | 11402 S County Line Road, Wanatah, IN | 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. CST

Private Applicator (PARP), Commercial Applicator (CCH) and Certified Crop Advisor (CEU) credits available

Information

 

August 23: Davis Purdue Agricultural Center Field Day

Davis-Purdue Agricultural Center| 6230 IN-1, Farmland, IN|

Contact Jeff Boyer at 765-468-7022 or jboyer@purdue.edu

 

August 23:  Agriculture Sprayer Drone Technology Day

Southwest Purdue Agricultural Center | 4669 Purdue Rd, Vincennes, IN |

Contact Dennis Nowaskie at 812-886-9661 or nowaskie@purdue.edu

 

August 25: Northeast Purdue Agricultural Center - Field Day

Northeast Purdue Agricultural Center | 4821 E. 400 S, Columbia City, IN | 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. EST

Contact John Woodmansee at the Whitley County Purdue Extension office at 260-244-7615

 

August 30: Southeast Purdue Agricultural Center - Field Day

Southeast Purdue Agricultural Center | 4425 County Rd 350 N, Butlerville, IN| 

Contact Joel Wahlman at 812-458-6977 or jwahlman@purdue.edu

 

September
September 1: Forage Management Workshop

Feldun Purdue Agricultural Center | 1117 IN-458, Bedford, IN | 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST

Registration

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