South Dakota State University Extension will host agronomy meetings in Mitchell Jan. 14, Tyndall Jan. 16 and Burke Jan. 31.

All meetings will cover the following topics led by SDSU Extension staff and partners:

Climate Update: Mike Gillispie, National Weather Service

Grain Storage During Wet Years: Kenneth Hellevang, North Dakota State University

Jack Davis

Jack Davis

Current Farm Economics: Jack Davis, SDSU Extension Crops business management specialist

Dealing with Field Ruts: Anthony Bly, SDSU Extension soils specialist

Pest related topics will be covered during the concurrent Pesticide Applicator Training by SDSU Extension staff. All are welcome to listen to attend both meetings.

Meetings are free, but attendees should pre-register in order to plan for meals. Contact Sara Bauder, SDSU Extension agronomy specialist at sara.bauder@sdstate.edu or 605-995-7378.

Mitchell meeting: Jan. 14

Pesticide training: 9 a.m. to noon

Lunch: Noon

Agronomy meeting: Noon to 3:30 p.m.

Location: Mitchell Technical Institute Technology Center Amphitheatre (1800 E. Spruce St.)

RSVP by Jan. 7.

Tyndall meeting: Jan. 16

Agronomy meeting: 2:30-6 p.m.

Supper: 5:30 p.m.

Pesticide training: 6-9 p.m.

Location: Tyndall Community Center (1609 Laurel St.)

RSVP by Jan. 9.

Burke meeting: Jan. 31

Pesticide training: 9 a.m. to noon

Lunch: Noon

Agronomy meeting: Noon to 3:30 p.m.

Location: Burke Civic Center on Main Street

RSVP by Jan. 24.