2019 Wasco Co. Crop Tour
This years crop tour is scheduled for:
May 14, 2019
Place: Gather at the Auction Yard
Time: 7:30 AM - Snacks & Coffee
Tour start: 08:00 AM
Wasco Co. SWCD
USDA Service Center
2325 River Rd. Ste. 3
The Dalles, OR 97058
Monday thru Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Ph: 541-296-6178 ext 3
photo: Stubble busting 1961
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Wasco County Soil and Water Conservation District (WCSWCD) and its partner, the USDA NRCS prohibit discrimination against employees, partners, and participants for programs, services and employment. WCSWCD and USDA NRCS are Equal Opportunity Employers.
ATI will be having their Annual Customer Appreciation Day Luncheon right after the tour, so bring your appetite!!
This year's tour will feature:
Ryan Graebner, Assistant Professor OSU Soil Sciences, will host a discussion of the Winter Wheat Variety Trials on the Miller Ranch near the Dufur Community Cemetary.
Jill Clapperton (Rhizoterra), will discuss soil/crop quality and Value Added Markets for cereal crops at Emerson Dell Farm.
Kathy Ursprung (Port of The Dalles), will discuss marketing strategies and how the Port can help.
Louisa Evers, Fire Ecologist BLM, will discuss wildfire prevention strategies at the Kaser Diamond K Ranch.