The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

June 2, 2014

Hulless Barley Field Walk and Soybean Seed Treatment Trial

The Daily Item

— NEW COLUMBIA — Penn State Extension will host a field walk on June 10 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Anchor farms, 360 Leiser Road, New Columbia. Producers will have the opportunity to tour both commercial and experimental lines of hulless barley plots. Extension specialist will also be discussing barley management tactics and marketing opportunities for hulless barley.

Producer’s will also have the opportunities to view a large soybean trial meant to assess differences between treated and untreated soybeans. This should be an ideal time to view any early season emergence, height or population differences.

If you have any questions, contact Chris Houser at or call (570) 966-8194.