MSU hosts warm-season forage tour

An Aug. 13 tour of Mississippi State University’s South Farm will teach participants about the university’s warm-season forage research and demonstrations.

The Warm-Season Forage Tour will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Henry H. Leveck Animal Research Farm at MSU.

The event is free and open to the public, but registration is requested. The tour is hosted by the MSU Extension Service forage program and the Oktibbeha County Extension Office.

Topics of the tour include teffgrass and crabgrass variety trials, fertility demonstrations, bioenergy crops and bermudagrass and bahiagrass trials.

For more information, contact Julie White, Oktibbeha County Extension director, at (662) 323-5916 or [email protected], or Rocky Lemus, Extension forage specialist, at (662) 325-7718 or [email protected]

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