General Wesley K. Clark (Ret.)

Please join us on Friday, July 27 for an Ag PhD Field Day on our farm near Baltic, SD.  The event will run continuously from 8 am to 7 pm.  Here are some of the things we’ll be doing that day:

  • You will see some of the newest, latest technology in seed, pesticides, fertilizer, and equipment.
  • Darren and Brian Hefty will be going through each of their plots with you talking about the successes and failures they’re seeing so far this year.
  • Ag PhD is also proud to be offering a tribute to the military with a special ceremony on our farm.
  • Guest speakers will include General Wesley Clark and the 2011 Miss America, Teresa Scanlan.
  • You’ll see a NASCAR car and several other unique attractions.
  • Live tiling will be going on most of the day, along with a live lift station demo.
  • A large Ride & Drive area complete with tractors and tillage equipment
  • Miss America 2011 Teresa Scanlan

    New technology displays and demonstrations from companies like Raven, FarmLogic, Ag Leader, TJ Technologies, and many more

  • There will also be optional educational sessions including a Tile Design Class with Brian Hefty; Darren Hefty interviewing corn yield champion David Hula, who last year produced more than 400 bushel corn per acre; Drainage Law featuring one of the top ag drainage lawyers in the country; Estate Planning with a financial expert; Soil Mapping with a software technology company; Grain Marketing with one of the top grain marketers in the region; and Tile Guidance System Updates with Intellislope, AGPS, and Trimble.
  • As always, we’ll have entertainment for your kids including inflatables, balloons, games, and even a little farm safety information for kids.
  • Lunch, supper, snacks, and drinks will also be served throughout the day.
  • Golf carts will be available for those who need that service.
  • Discount lodging is available at several hotels.  Just CLICK HERE for options or give us a call at 605.529.5413 for more details.