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Corn, Soybeans: Attend SW Ohio Field Day For Expert Advice Aug. 16 in Washington Court House

August 12, 2011

WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE, Ohio -- The Southwest Ohio Corn Growers and the Fayette County Agronomy Committee will hold their annual field day and test plot demonstrations on Tuesday, Aug. 16, from 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Fayette County Demonstration Farm just north of Washington Court House.

Free and open to the public, the event -- which draws more than 300 agricultural producers each year -- will include presentations by Ohio State University and industry experts on a variety of topics, including corn maturity, management of marestail in soybeans and grain bin safety.

For a complete schedule, go to For more information, contact John Yost, OSU Extension, at 740-335-1150 or

The Fayette County Demonstration Farm is located at 2770 State Route 38, Washington Court House, Ohio, adjacent to the Fayette County Airport.


Mauricio Espinoza