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Field Day

The University of Nevada, Reno event features demonstrations and hands-on activities focusing on the latest advancements in agriculture, horticulture, nutrition, natural resources and the environment. It is a collaborative project of the College of Agriculture, Biotechnology and Natural Resources; Nevada Agricultural Experiment Station; and University of Nevada Cooperative Extension.

This year’s event will be held at the University’s Main Station Field Lab, 5895 Clean Water Way in Reno, near the intersection of McCarran Boulevard and Mill Street. The University is celebrating its 62nd year of students and faculty using this 800-acre ranch to provide education and research not only on raising and processing healthy cattle, but also on a variety of other important issues, including controlling noxious weeds, developing alternative low-water-use crops, and preserving air and water quality.

The event is free and open to the public. NO PETS OR ALCOHOL ALLOWED!

For more information contact Lindsey Barnes at or 775-784-1660.

Photos from last year's Field Day are available on Facebook:

Saturday, September 8 at 9:00am to 3:00pm

Main Station Field Lab 5895 Clean Water Way Reno, NV

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