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Irrigated corn silage plot tour set for Friday

The University of Minnesota Extension irrigated corn silage plot tour will be held starting at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 28 at the Dan Dreyer farm northeast of Ottertail City.

The program will include Dr. Paul Peterson, Dr. Phil Glogoza, and Doug Holen of the University of Minnesota Extension discussing forage production and management, forage insects, and alfalfa/grass stand management. District sales managers will also be discussing hybrid evaluations and give an industry update. A noon meal will be provided along with refreshments. This event is rain or shine, open to the public and is sponsored by the University of Minnesota Extension.

For more information contact Extension Educator Doug Holen at (218) 998-5787.

To find the Dreyer farm, from Ottertail City go east on Minnesota Highway 108, on the east edge of town take a left onto Buchanan Road. Go north on Buchanan Road for one mile, then take a left on Hilltop Road. The plot is on the north side of Hilltop Road and the west side of Buchanan Road.