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NWKTC Water Tech Farm field day (Sherman Cty, KS)

August 29 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm MDT

Check out the latest agriculture technology products and services at this Field Day and Ag Expo! Featuring:

  • current updates about water awareness
  • an overview of Northwest Kansas Technical College’s (NWKTC) Water Technology Farm
  • producers sharing their experience with adopting new technologies
  • time to visit with exhibitors and see some of the technologies in use
  • Door prizes!

The events from 9:30-1:30 are at the Union on the Northwest Tech campus, and events from 1:30-4:00 are at the Tech Farm: 1303 E. 8th, Goodland. The day ends with a benefit auction hosted by Big Iron - proceeds will go to local FFA programs and the precision ag tech program at Northwest Tech.

Visit http://​www​.agriculture​.ks​.gov/​A​g​T​e​c​h​E​x​p​o18 for a detailed agenda and to access the registration link. Please register by August 17. For more information about the Expo, visit: http://​www​.agriculture​.ks​.gov/​n​e​w​s​-​e​v​e​n​t​s​/​n​e​w​s​-​r​e​l​e​a​s​e​s​/​2​0​1​8​/​0​7​/​1​9​/​a​g​-​t​e​c​h​-​e​x​p​o​-​t​o​-​b​e​-​h​e​l​d​-​i​n​-​g​o​o​d​l​and

About: The Northwest Kansas Water Technology Farm Initiative hosted by NWKTC aims to encourage and support producer adoption of new technologies. The program engages in R&D related to irrigation equipment and management practices and provides hands-​on training and workforce development for Northwest Tech Ag students through their Precision Agriculture Technology program, their 240-​acre Technology Farm and in securing internships for students with regional water technology providers.

The field day starts at 9:30 a.m. MT (note that Goodland is in Mountain Time Zone). For more information email kwo-​info@​kwo.​ks.​gov or call (785) 296-​3185.