Ontario Seed Growers’ Association &

University of Guelph Cereals Program Field Day

Elora Research Farm – Thursday, June 29, 2017


Location: Elora Research Farm, Soil Health Information Centre on the southern boundary

Sideroad #10 Centre Wellington, between 2 Line E & Wellington Rd. 7

11:30 am        Arrival, Registration, Self-Guided Tour of Exhibits

11:45 am        Lunch: Beef-on-a-Bun, Salads and Pies

Sponsored by SeCan and Bayer Crop Science

12:45 pm        Wagons Leave for Plots

12:50 pm        New Installation of 18 Lysimeters, Soil Monitoring Research  (Dr. Claudia


A chance to see the first of their kind in North America.

1:15 pm         Leave Soil Monitoring Research Site

1:30 pm         Arrive at Cereals Research Plots  (Dr. Ali Navabi)

*Winter Wheat Planting Dates Trials (20 min.)

*Cold Tolerance, Winter Hardiness (20 min.)

*Yield Trials (drive by)

*New Variety Showcase and Segregating Generations (20 min.)

*Spring Wheat and Barley Trials (35 min.)

*Fusarium Head Blight Trials (15 min.)

3:20 pm         Depart for break at Main Building

3:40 pm         Depart for Nitrogen Trials

3:45 pm         Nitrogen Trials  (Dr. Bill Deen)

4:15 pm         Return to Soil Health Information Centre for vehicles

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Register by June 23, 2017 for lunch:

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