Nebraska Winter Wheat Field Days

Palmer Water Marks
Nebraska Winter Wheat Field Days

June 2017
Panhandle, West Central and Southeast Nebraska Areas


Register upon arrival for this free event.

Brochure of Field Days

CCA Credits: 1 credit each for crop management and integrated pest management per site.


Questions? Contact Dipak Santra at 970–397–9817

Wednesday, June 21

  • 8:00 a.m. – High Plains Ag. Lab, Cheyenne Co.
    Directions: From the Plains Ag Lab farm office, east on CR. Road 32N for about ¼ of a mile, north on trail road. Plot is on field 23.
    GPS: N41.232912, W103.011645
    Contact: Vernon Florke – 308-249-3161

  • 3:00 p.m. – Darby Jespersen’s farm, Box Butte Co. (Irrigated)
    Direction to plots: From Hemingford, west on Highway 2 for about a 1 mile, north on Co. Road 71 for about ½ mile. Plot is on the west side of the Road.
    GPS N42.325680, W103.093067
    Contact: Darby Jespersen – 308-760-165

  • 5 p.m. – Chris Cullan’s farm Box Butte Co. (Rainfed)
    Direction to plots: From Hemingford, south on Highway 2 for about 5 miles, turn right onto Co Road 67, plots are on the west side. From Alliance, north on Hwy 385 for about 8 miles, take Highway 2 north for about 4 miles, turn west on Hall Road for ¼ of a mile.
    GPS: 42.246695, -103.014671
    Contact: Chris Cullan – 308-760-1590

Thursday, June 22

  • 8 a.m. – Damon Birkhofer’s farm Kimball Co. (Rainfed)
    Direction to plots: From Kimball: South on Hwy 71 for about 2.5 miles, west on Co Rd. 28 for about 4 miles, south on Co. Rd. 33 for about 2 miles, west on Co. Rd. 24 for about 5 miles. Plots are on the north side of the Road. 
    GPS: 41.163449, -103.754523 
    Contact: Damon Birkhofer – 308-235-7296


Questions? Contact Teshome Regassa at 402-472-1489

Tuesday, June 6

  • 6 p.m. – Greg Hoegermeyer’s farm in Northeast Washington Co.
    Direction to plots: From Winslow, NE, take Rd J (RD 12) to CO RD 3, left onto RD 3, right onto Co Rd 10. The trial is on the right.
    GPS 41.624878,‐96.410302
    Contact: Nathan Mueller – 402-727-2775

Wednesday, June 7

  • 6:30 p.m. – Mark Knoble’s Farm, Jefferson Co., north of Fairbury
    Direction to plots: From Fairbury head north on NE 15, turn west onto 721st RD, drive about 1.9 miles, and the destination is on the left.
    GPS 40.277048 ‐97.216505
    Contact: Randy Pryor (402) 821-2151


Questions? Contact Rodrigo Werle at 308-696-6712

Monday, June 19

  • 3 p.m. – UNL Research Farm, Lincoln Co. (Rainfed)
    Direction to plots: From North Platte, take Hwy 83 south. You will cross over State Farm Road. A quarter of a mile past this intersection, go east on South Dodge Hill Road. Once you pass the Cemetery, there will be a field driveway going east. Drive in and the trial will be in that corner of the wheat field.
    Contact: Rodrigo Werle – 308-696-6712

Tuesday, June 20

  • 9 a.m. – UNL Henry J. Stumpf Wheat Center, Perkins Co. (Rainfed)
    Direction to plots: From Grant, take Highway 61 east to Road 329, turn north onto Road 329, take right (east) onto road 760. The plot will be on the north side of the road.
    Contact: Rodrigo Werle – 308-696-6712

Field Days Contact

Teshome Regassa