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NWKTC Water Tech Farm field day (Sherman Cty, KS)
August 29, 2018 @ 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/AgTechExpo18 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/news-events/news-releases/2018/07/19/ag-tech-expo-to-be-held-in-goodland
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call (785) 296-3185.