Field Day Planned for May 5th
The Middle Concho Soil & Water Conservation District and the Reagan County Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Office are teaming up May 5, 2016 for their Field Day Tour.
The event is free with registration beginning at 8 a.m. at the Reagan County Extension Office (1430 N. Ohio Avenue, Big Lake, Texas).
The day will begin with a tour of Texon from 8:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.
A presentation will follow by Joe Peterson of UT Lands to discuss land reclamation efforts in Texon over the years.
A tour of the Coates' Ranch will follow from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. to see where mechanical brush control resulted in water yield in the form of a natural spring.
A tour of Eggemeyer's Farm will follow from 11:15 a.m. to Noon highlighting their drip irrigation system.
Lunch will follow.
There are 3 CEU's available for the day.
Please RSVP by April 25 by calling 325-884-2182 ext. 3 or emailing Cayla.Holt@tx.nacdnet.net.