Tech sets Eastern Shore Field Day

The 2004 Field Day and Weed tour will be held at Virginia Tech's Eastern Shore Agricultural Research and Extension Center (AREC) near Painter, Va. on June 28-29.

The Field Day begins at 4:30 p.m. on June 28, with tours of research in vegetables, including potatoes and snap beans. A BBQ dinner will be provided following the tours.

The Weed Tour begins at 9:00 a.m. on June 29 and will include weed management research in corn, cotton, potatoes, soybeans, snap beans and wheat.

For additional information contact Jason Sanders at 757-414-0724 ext. 42 or [email protected] or Henry Wilson at 757-414-0724 ext. 13 or [email protected].

Information can also be obtained from the Eastern Shore AREC's Web site at

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