• Aug. 4: North Carolina State University Organic Commodities Field Day
8 a.m.-noon at the Cherry Research Station, 604 Farm Rd., Goldsboro, North Carolina. All attendees MUST register at least 12 hours in advance of the meeting. This event will highlight research in organic corn, sweetpotato, sunflower and more! Click for registration

• Aug. 5: Dean Lee Research & Extension Center Agronomics Crop School
4-7 p.m., begins at State Evacuation Center. Topics include walking tours of research plots, variety updates, precision ag demonstration (remote sensing and spray drone), pest management updates and best management practices. Sponsored meal provided. For details, contact: Tara Smith, LSU AgCenter regional director, at 318-473-6520 or

• Aug. 10: 43rd Annual Central Alabama Crops Tour
Opelika, Alabama. Begins at 9 a.m. Lunch will be provided at Lazenby Farms afterward, so RSVP to Andrew Sparks, or 334-401-9164, or John Vanderford, or 205-479-9234 to ensure enough food – event details

• Aug. 11: University of Georgia Midville Field Day
Southeast Georgia Research and Education Center, begins at 9 a.m. – details and registration

• Aug. 19: 16th Annual Texas Alliance for Water Conservation Field Day
9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the FiberMax Discovery Farm, formerly known as the American Museum of Agriculture, 1121 Canyon Lake Drive in Lubbock – event details

• Sept. 2: Clemson University Edisto REC Field Day
Edisto Research and Education Center, Blackville, South Carolina. Featured crops will be cotton, soybeans, peanuts, corn and grain sorghum. Check back later for more information.


• Feb. 25-26: 70th annual Mid-South Farm and Gin Show
Renasant Convention Center (formerly the Cook Convention Center), Memphis, Tennessee — event details