Central Lakes College Ag and Energy Center is hosting a Field Day from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. this Friday (Aug. 25) at Central Lakes College, 26505 County Road 2, Staples. This SFA Soil Health Network event includes a portion sponsored by the SFA Crow Wing River Basin Forage Council, an open house at the CLC agricultural center and farm tour of its Byron Township site from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Join CLC researchers as they highlight the many different aspects of research and community/industry partners connected with the center. Planned are demonstrations on water quality and agronomic research, irrigation, local foods integration, children’s programming, drone demonstration, tractor rides, forage and pasture tours, and more. Lunch is included.