41st annual Randall County Crops Tour set for Aug. 29 in Canyon

The 41st annual Randall County Crops Tour hosted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is set for Tuesday, August 29 in Canyon. The program kicks-off with registration at 8:30 a.m. at the Kuhlman Extension Center located at 200 North Brown Rd. This year the event is free, with the registration fee covered by Happy State Bank.

Presentation topics include wheat varieties and yield results, purchasing and cows/calves management and current/future commodity outlooks. During the noon luncheon, participants will enjoy a presentation on the impact of recent wildfires on the Texas Panhandle followed by an awards ceremony for the Randall County Extension Top Hand, Outstanding Result Demonstrator and Outstanding Agribusiness awards. At 1:30 p.m. attendees can enjoy displays and presentations about the newest technology in agricultural equipment and bus tours visiting a variety of interesting stops. The bus tours should conclude around 5:30 p.m.

Reservations for the event are requested by Aug. 25 by calling (806) 468-5543 or by email at j-ragland@tamu.edu.

Date: 
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 8:30am to 5:30pm