2018 Plot Tours

*Note: Information may not be 100% accurate – please call the contact listed to confirm date, time, & location or if inclement weather is forecast.

Date Time Location Contact Contact No. Directions
11-May 8:30 AM Harper, KS Jenni Carr 620-842-5445 Harper Replicated Plot & Fungicide Trial- Davis Farms – 8:30 am 2 E., 1/2 S. of Harper.
11-May 9:00 AM Lahoma, OK 580-237-1228 North Central Research Station in Lahoma, Oklahoma.
11-May 9:30 AM Agronia, KS Jenni Carr 620-842-5445 Tri-County Low pH Replicated -T & M Angus Ranch location 9:30 am: Plot is 1/4 mile south of NE 160 Rd on the Harper/Sumner county line
14-May 10:30 AM Minneola, KS Brice Gibson 620-635-2811 1/2 mi. S of county road A & 8, Minneola, KS
14-May 6:00 PM Larned, KS Kyle Grant 620-285-6901 Plot – Between mile marker 210 and 220 on I Road in Pawnee County. A meeting and meal will follow the Wheat Tour Johnny Converse Shed.
15-May 7:30 AM Kinsley, KS Marty Gleason 620-659-5095 Breakfast will be served at the St. Peter and Paul Hunting Lodge, plot will follow on North of K road on 70th Ave.
15-May 12:00 PM Isabel, KS Justi Goodno 620-886-3971 K-42 and Main Street junction at Isabel, KS
15-May  5:00 PM  Pauls Valley, OK 405-238-6681
15-May 5:30 PM Zenda, KS Jake Renner 620-532-5131 From Wichita, head west on HWY 54/400 to Kingman. After passing Kingman, drive approximately 4.5 miles until you reach SW 90th Avenue. Head South toward Calista & Zenda. Turn East on SW 80th Street. Drive 1 Mile to SW 80th Avenue: Turn South. Conrardy Seeds will be on the West side of SW 80th Avenue
15-May 7:00 PM Dodge City, KS Andrea Burns 620-227-4542 116 Rd & US Highway 50 – Across the road from Koch Nitrogen Plant whose address is 11559 US Highway 50.
16-May 7:30 AM St, John, KS Glenn Newdigger 620-549-3502 .5 mi. W of the Junction of Hwy. 50/281, and 1/8 mi. N. (Old Sandyland Experiment Field. 7:30 AM Breakfast at extension office, 210 E. 3rd Ave, St. John, KS, then move to plot.
16-May 12:00 PM Taloga, OK 580-328-5351 Demo plot
16-May 5:30 PM Pratt, KS Mark Ploger 620-672-6124 From Pratt Community College: SE Corner of Campus – across from baseball field – East side of the road.
17-May 7:00 AM Hillsboro, KS Rickey Roberts 620-382-4215 The breakfast and beginning remarks will be held at the Coop Grain and Supply Crop Production Center. 121 Santa Fe Hillsboro, KS. Basically it is located just off 56 Hwy about 1 mile E. of Hillsboro. Next door to Country Side Feed Mill which is right on the Hwy. Plot tour will follow on Hwy 56 just on East of the Crop Center.
18-May 9:00 AM Marquette, KS Shad Marston 620-241-1523 Just north of Marquette
18-May 12:00 PM Moundridge, KS Shad Marston 620-241-1523 Memorial Park (809 Koehn Ave) in Moundridge for the Mid Kansas Coop sponsored meal at noon. At 1:00 on to Galle Plot (Cheyenne road and 22nd ave.)
18-May 4:00 PM Inman, KS Shad Marston 620-241-1523 Schroeder Plot (4th and Comanche)
21-May 9:00 AM Nickerson, KS Darren Busick 620-662-2371 1/2 mile west of Sego Road on 56th street near Nickerson.
21-May 12:00 PM Haven, KS Darren Busick 620-662-2371 2.5 south of 50 highway on Mayfield Road near Haven.
21-May 6:00 PM Belle Paine, KS Randy Hein 620-326-7477 Meal – 1459 E. 60th Avenue North, Southeast of Belle Plaine Plot – 1 ½ mile east, ¾ mile south of address, west side of road
22-May 7:30 AM Parsons, KS 620-421-4826 Kansas State University’s Southeast Research and Extension Center, 25092 Ness Road
22-May 8:30 AM Andale Zack Simon 620-200-0413 More details soon
22-May 8:30 AM Hays, KS Guorong Zhang 785-625-3425 Kansas Wheat Day – K- State Agricultural Research Center: 1232 240th Ave, Hays, KS 67601
22-May 10:30 AM Clearwater Zack Simon 620-200-0413 More details soon
22-May 5:00 PM Hutchinson Jane Lingenfelser 785-317-3391 K-State South Central Experiment Field, 10620 S. Dean Road.
22-May 6:00 PM Caldwell Randy Hein 620-326-7477 From Caldwell, west on Bluff City Rd, ¼ mile north of town, west side of road, south of cemetery.
24-May 8:30 AM Solomon, KS Tom Maxwell 785-309-5850 Tom and Pat Ryan – 3 miles W of Solomon on Old Hwy 40, then 2 1/2 miles south on Gypsum Valley Rd.
23-May 10:00 AM Coldwater Aaron Sawyers 620-582-2411 8 miles north of Coldwater HWY 183, east of Clark and Alice Smith’s house. Meal to follow tour.
23-May 4:00 PM Garden City Anserd J. Foster 620-276-8286 Spring Field Day. K-State Southwest Research-Extension Center. 4500 E. Mary Street, Garden City, KS 67846
23-May 6:00 PM Conway Springs Randy Hein 620-326-7477 From Conway Springs, go north to 140 Ave N, east ¾ mile, plots south side of road.
24-May 8:30 AM Solomon Tom Maxwell 785-309-5850 Located 3 miles west of Solomon on Old Hwy 40, then 2 1/2 miles south on Gypsum Valley Road
24-May 11:00 AM Mentor, KS Tom Maxwell Vaughn Isacson & Sons – 1/2 mile west of Mentor at intersection of Old Hwy 81/Mentor Rd.
24-May 2:00 PM Minneapolis, KS Tom Maxwell Tim and Ryan Myers – Minneapolis, KS – 1 1/2 miles west of K-106 Kwy on Justice Rd.
24-May 10:00 AM  Goodwell, OK 580-338-7300
24-May 5:00 PM  Keyes, OK 580-544-3399 Replicated plot
24-May 6:00 PM Hoisington Stacy Campbell 620-793-1910 From Hoisington go N. to Susank at Susank go 4 miles E. on the blacktop, then 1 mile N. to NE 200 Rd., turn E on 200 and go about 3/8 mile. Meal will follow plot tour at the Beaver Volunteer Fire Dept. Station.
25-May  9:30 AM  Hooker, OK 580-338-7300 Replicated plot
25-May 1:00 PM  Balko, OK 580-625-3464 Replicated plot
29-May 9:00 AM Smith Center, KS Sandra Wick 785-282-6823 (Cooperator Ernie Schlatter) S of Smith Center on Hwy 281 to 190 Road, 4 mi E to T Road, 1 mi. S, then 1/2 mi E on N side.
29-May 10:00 AM Lorraine Samuel Lincoln 785-472-4442 Plot directions: From Lorraine, 2 ¾ miles west on Ave V, 1 mile south on 7th Road. Plots are on the east side of the road. Sponsored lunch to follow at the Central Plains Coop in Lorraine.
29-May 10:30 AM Jewell, KS Sandra Wick 785-282-6823 (Cooperator Calvin Bohnert), N of Jewell on Hwy. 14 to K Road, then 3 mi. W on the north side. NOON Lunch – Sponsored by Central National Bank, Jewell Park Shelter House – At the BLUE water tower.
29-May 10:30 AM Smith Center, KS Sandra Wick 785-282-6823 (Cooperator Kelly Roush) 1.5 mi. east of jct. Hwy 281/36 on the north side. – 12:30 PM lunch – sponsored by Solomon Rapids Seed. 1/2 mi. W of Osborne on Hwy 24 at the plant.
29-May 1:30 PM Osborne, KS Sandra Wick 785-282-6823 (Cooperator Keith Doane) East of Hwy 281/24 Jct. to 60 Road, then 1/2 mi. S on E side.
29-May 4:30 PM Beloit, KS Sandra Wick 785-282-6823 (Cooperator Marty Fletchall) S of Beloit on Hwy. 14 to X Road, then 4.5 mi. west, north side of road. 5:45 PM SUPPER – Fletchall House.
30-May 8:30 AM LaCrosse, KS Chris Long 785-798-3971 From LaCrosse, go 7 miles west on Hwy 4, continue west 1 1/2 miles on Ave L, plot is on the south side.
30-May 1:00 PM Ness City, KS Chris Long 785-798-3971 From Ness City, go 7 miles south on Hwy 283 to 60 Rd, west 7 miles to L Rd, south 1 1/4 miles, on east side.
30-May 6:00 PM Dighton, KS Chris Long 785-798-3971 From Dighton, go 7 miles west on Hwy 96, turn south on Eagle Rd for 2 miles, turn back west, plot is on the south side.
30-May 6:30 PM Randolph, KS Greg McClure 785-537-6350 Approx. 2 miles east of Highway 77 on Rose Hill Rd (North of Randolph).
30-May Fairbury, NE Teshome Regassa 402-472-1489 From Fairbury, go northeast on US Hwy 136 for 3.1 miles. Turn left onto 571st Ave and go north for 2.6 miles. Turn right onto 716th Road and go east for 0.2 miles. The field is on the south side of the road.
31-May Phillipsburg, KS Cody Miller 785-543-6845 Northeast of Phillipsburg, Kansas.
31-May Stockton, KS Cody Miller 785-543-6845 South of Stockton
31-May 6:00 PM Victoria Stacy Campbell 785-628-9430 From I-70 take the Victoria exit 168 go 2.5miles N. on Cathedral Ave./HWY. 255, turn W. onto Fairground Rd. go 1.5 mile. From Catharine go ½ E. turn S. onto 310, go 1 mile and turn E. onto Fairground Rd., go 1.5 miles. Meal will follow at the city park, beside the swimming pool on Iron Street.
1-Jun 3:00 PM Harvey Ryan Flaming 316-284-6930 S Hillside Road and SE 96th street.
1-Jun 6:00 PM Harvey Ryan Flaming 316-284-6930 Delange seed meal to occur at Camp Hawk, located on SW 36th street. From the junction of I-135 and 36th St. turn west on 36th St. and go 2 miles. The wheat plot will follow the meal, and is located at SW 48th and Meridian St., approximately 1/2 mile west of Camp Hawk then south 3/4 mile on the west side of the road.
4-Jun 7:00 AM Abilene James Coover 785-263-2001 Hoover Tarp Sales: 7:00 a.m. at intersection of KS-15 and KS-18, 7 miles north of Abilene. Doughnuts and coffee will be served.
4-Jun 6:00 PM Abilene James Coover 785-263-2001 Harris Crop Insurance: 6:00 p.m. at 1207 KS-15, 10 miles south of Abilene. Hamburgers will be served.
5-Jun 6:00 PM Scott City, KS John Beckman 620-872-2930 4.3 mi. E of Hwy 96 from the intersection of Hwy 96 and Hwy 83. The plot is on the N side of Hwy 96.
6-Jun 8:30 AM Belleville Tyler Husa 785-243-8185 Location:1.25 miles West of Belleville on US Hwy. 36. Breakfast: Juice and Rolls provided by Belleville Chamber & Main Street
6-Jun 6:00 PM Belleville Tyler Husa 785-243-8185 Location:¼ mile south of Dollar General in Belleville. Supper: Provided by Polansky Seed at the East Plant, US Hwy 36 following tour
7-Jun 9:00 AM Sabetha, KS David Hallauer 785-336-2184 2490 T Rd, Sabetha (4 mi. W of Sabetha on 192 to T rd.)
8-Jun 5:00 PM Leoti Horton Seed Services 620-214-1460 1352 S, Co Rd 21, Leoti, KS
12-Jun 7:30 AM Thomas Co., KS Jeanne Falk Jones
12-Jun 8:00 AM Wakefield Tyler Husa 785-243-8185 Location:From Wakefield 1.5 East on Hwy 82, 1 south on Sunflower Rd. Breakfast: Juice and Rolls provided by American AgCredit
12-Jun 12:00 PM Clifton Tyler Husa 785-243-8185 LeClair Seed & Clifton/Clyde FFA Variety Trial Plots
12-Jun 4:00 PM MT Sherman Co., KS Jeanne Falk Jones 785-443-3403 Fred & Jeanie Schields
12-Jun 6:00 PM Palmer, KS Tyler Husa 785-243-8185 Ohlde Seeds. Location: 1/2 mi. N of intersection of National Rd % 5th Rd. Dinner provided by Ohlde Seeds following the tour.
12-Jun Ithaca, NE Teshome Regassa 402-472-1489 UNL ARDC, go east on Hwy 66 E for 0.7 miles. Turn left onto County Rd 10 and go 1 mile. Turn right onto County Rd H. Go east for 4 miles and field will be on the south side of the road east of the Agronomy farm buildings.
12-Jun 5:30 PM MT Sherman Co., KS Jeanne Falk Jones 785-443-3403 Fred & Jeanie Schields
13-Jun 6:30 AM Wallace Co., KS Jeanne Falk Jones 785-443-3403 Mai Farms and E&H Farms
13-Jun 5:30 PM Cheyenne Co., KS Jeanne Falk Jones 785-443-3403 Sunny Crest Farms
14-Jun 5:30 PM Rawlins Co., KS JoEllyn Arabright 785-626-3192 Located at Surefire Ag Systems, 9904 Hwy 25 (4 miles north of Atwood)
18-Jun North Platte, NE Strahinja Stepanovic Robert Klein 308-352-4340   308-696-6705 From North Platte, take 83 south. You will cross over State Farm Road. A quarter of a mile past this intersection, go East on South Dodge Hill Road. Once you go past the cemetery there will be a sign for the WCREC Dryland farm. Turn in and the trial will be on the north side of the driveway.
19-Jun Grant, NE Strahinja Stepanovic Robert Klein 308-352-4340   308-696-6705 UNL Henry J. Stumpf Wheat Center, Perkins County (Rainfed)
Directions: From Grant, take 61 East to Road 329. Turn left onto Road 329, go north for
0.4 miles. The plot will be on the east side of the road behind the Stumpf Wheat Center buildings.
19-Jun Grant, NE Strahinja Stepanovic Robert Klein 308-352-4340   308-696-6705 From Grant, take 61 East to Road 329. Go north on Road 329. Continue past the Stumpf Center Buildings to the pivot right past the buildings. There will be a drive way into the pivot. The plot is located directly off of that drive.
20-Jun Alma, NE Strahinja Stepanovic Robert Klein 308-352-4340   308-696-6705 From Holdrege, go south on US-183 S for 15 miles. Turn left on State Hwy 42 and go east for 2 miles . Turn right on P Road, go south 3.7 miles and field will be on the west side of the road.
21-Jun Sidney, NE Dipak Santra 970–397–9817 High Plains Ag. Lab. 3257 Rd 109. West edge of Field 26.
21-Jun Chappell, NE Dipak Santra 970–397–9817 From Chappell, NE, go east on Hwy 30 for 11 miles. Turn left on Rd 189 and go north 6 miles. Plot is on the west side of the road.
22-Jun Harrisburg, NE Dipak Santra 970–397–9817 From Harrisburg, NE, go east on Hwy 4A approx. 1 mile. Plot is on the north side of the highway.
22-Jun Hemingford, NE Dipak Santra 970–397–9817 From Berea, Ne, go north on Hwy 2 for 2.7 miles. Turn west on Hall Rd and go 0.6 miles. Plot is on the south side of the road.
22-Jun Hemingford, NE Dipak Santra 970–397–9817 From Hemingford, NE, go south on Hwy 2 for approx. 4 miles. Turn east on Gage Rd and go 0.5 mile. Turn north on Co. Rd 67 and go 0.25 miles. Plot is on the west side of the road.