Below are scheduled events relating to the Dudley Smith Initiative. For more information about any of these events please contact the Office of Research
Energy Grass Tent and Crop Display
Demonstrations of dual purpose tropical maize with two planting dates and annual and perennial cover crops (including bobwhite soybean and buffalograss)
USDA and SWCD workshop featuring cover crop information with additional information about tropical maize systems. Jacksonville, IL.
Cover crops and tropical maize fall field day at the Schetter Farm, rural route, Brighton, IL. Will include a biomass burner demonstration.
Update and summary of Dudley Smith-funded research projects, including tropical maize studies. University of Illinois Extension Field Office, Taylorville, IL (Christian Co.)
"Tropical Maize - A Flexible and Sustainable Bioenergy Crop Adapted for the Midwest"
Monday, April 28 from 4-5pm in the Monsanto room in the basement of the ACES Library.