2014 Soybean Harvest Equipment Field Day

Date: October 8, 2014
Time: Noon - 3 p.m.
Location: 2491 Galbraith Line Road, Yale, Michigan 48097
Contact: Mike Staton, 269-673-0370 ext. 2562, staton@msu.edu

Reducing soybean harvest losses is an easy and effective way to increase farm income by $10 to $20 per acre in 2014. This field day will provide participants with new information and educational materials about reducing soybean harvest losses. Equipment company representatives will discuss specific recommendations for fine-tuning their combines and the following topics and equipment will be demonstrated. Draper heads Harvest loss measurements Conventional auger heads Harvest recommendations Air-assisted reels Combine speed effects on yield. (Download flyer for complete information)

There is no charge. Registration is requested by calling (269) 673-0370 ext. 2562 before noon on Friday, October 3 as a complimentary lunch will be provided. The rain date is Monday, October 13. For cancellation information, please call (269) 673-0370, ext. 2562.

Where: Gardner Farms, 2491 Galbraith Line Road, Yale, MI 48097. Follow M-19 to Galbraith Line Road and proceed east for 5.1 miles. Follow the signs for field day parking.

Sponsors: Crary Industries, Helena, Syngenta, TNT Equipment Inc., Tri County Equipment Inc., MSU Extension and the Michigan Soybean Checkoff

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