Sweet potato field day Aug. 22

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MSU Extension and the Agricultural and Forestry Expreiement station will host a sweet potato field day Aug. 22 at the Pontotoc Ridge – Flatwoods Branch Experiment Station on Hwy. 15 north of Houlka.

Topics to be discussed include weed, insect and disease control research, production and variety trails and tip and end rots.

Registration is free and begins at 7:30 a.m. The field day begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 1 p.m. Lunch will be served.

For information, call 489-4621.