The Thompson Farm Field Day, Sept. 20, will feature talks on "Capturing Value from Genetic Improvements." The program at the University of Missouri research farm west of Spickard, starts with registration at 8:30 a.m.
The program offers a free lunch at noon and herd tours at 2:30 p.m. Speakers will be available afterward for questions, said Rod Geisert, Columbia, superintendent.
More than 15 years of research at the farm has