NPPGA Field Day Aug. 22 at 3 Farms
Minnesota Ag Connection - 08/12/2019
On Aug. 22, the Northern Plains Potato Growers Association (NPPGA) will once again host its annual Field Day at three locations along North Dakota Highway 18.
Field Day will get started at Hoverson Farms at the corner of U.S. Hwy. 2 and ND Hwy. 18 near Larimore. There will be a breakfast served by Carl and his crew starting at 7 a.m. followed by opening remarks from researchers from North Dakota State
University, U.S. Department of Agriculture and the University of Minnesota.
The next stop will be at the NPPGA Irrigated Research Site on the Forest River Colony near Inkster. The colony will again serve an extraordinary noon lunch followed by plot tours and presentations at the nearby irrigated site.
The last stop of the day will be at the Oberg Farm just south of Hoople beginning at 5 p.m.. The Potato Associates will serve brats, burgers and beer and researchers will make themselves avaiilable for one-on-one conversations.