Saginaw Valley Research and Extension Center Annual Research Tour
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Held at: 3775 South Reese Road, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-9772

Sign in at 8:00 am; tours begin at 9 am; Norm’s Catered lunch at 12:00 pm.
Michigan State University’s AgBio Research farm will be conducting a research tour emphasizing sugarbeets,
dry beans, and other Saginaw Valley crops. Tour participants will be transported by wagon to various research

Registration 8 to 8:45 am — cost is $20 per person.
Tours begins at 9 am — 20 minutes at each location
Research Tour emphasis will be in Sugarbeets and Dry Beans

  • Edible Beans, and other Saginaw Valley crops
  • Variety Development
  • Nitrogen Research
  • Weed Management
  • Disease Control
  • Insects
  • 12:00 Lunch– Norm’s 1-lb. Pork Chops!

**Approval pending for CCA and RUP credits**

The registration table opens at 8 am. The cost is $20 per person and includes morning refreshments, and a hearty lunch.
The tour will begin promptly at 9 am, so arrive early to sign in, pick up your coffee and doughnuts!


Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For more information contact Karlie at 989-758-2500 or at or  Paul Horny or 989-652-8014.