Weed, hay management among topics at July 7 Sheridan field day

Extension educator Blaine Horn at a previous Sheridan R&E Center field day.

Draft horses Pistol and Pete from the Wyoming Agricultural Experiment Station (WAES) will join University of Wyoming scientists at the Sheridan Research and Extension Center’s field day Friday, July 7.

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. with introductions to follow at the Watt Agriculture Building on the Sheridan College campus.

Research plots will be toured. Presentations include weed and vineyard and hay management, native plant research and a garden project. A lunch buffet is provided at noon and ends the field day. RSVPs are requested by July 1 by calling 307-673-2856 or by email at shrec@uwyo.edu.

The center is among four research and extension centers in the state under the direction of the WAES in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources.