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WheatStalk South

Date: June 28 - 28 @ 8:00 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. | Location: AAFC Lethbridge - 5403 1 Ave S, Lethbridge, AB T1J 4B1 | Cost: $Free

The wheat centric field day, WheatStalk, is on its Summer Alberta Tour for 2022!

Due to federal government requirements, proof of vaccination is required. 

Register Today!

Join Alberta Wheat Commission for WheatStalk South - a day of agronomic learning and fun in the sun!

Sign up to attend WheatStalk on June 28 in Lethbridge to have a safe walk through of various wheat trial plots.


Growers will be able to find useful information on the latest in wheat agronomy to implement on their farm.

Speakers and Topics:

8:00 a.m.- 8:30 a.m.- Registration at AAFC parking lot

9:00 a.m.– 9:45 a.m.- Winter Wheat Breeding, Dr. Rob Graf, and Dr. Harwinder Sidu, AAFC 

9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. – Cultivars x seeding rates, x residue and Eco label, Monica Klass, Contract Agronomist, Ducks Unlimited 

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.- 4R Nutrient Management and advanced efficiency fertilizers, Dr. Brian Beres, AAFC 

10:30 a.m.- 11:00 a.m. – Break

11:30 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.- Wireworm and RNAi methods of management, Dr. Haley Cotton and Dr.John Laurie, AAFC 

12:15 p.m.- 1:15 p.m. - Meal in the field

Special Note: Please bring a lawn chair and proof of vaccination