on Sept. 12 & 13, 2019
Event run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days

8815 Samaria Rd., Riga, MI 49276

Field demonstrations will run continuously with a short break for lunch at noon on both days.

Field Demonstrations on both days will include:

  • Drainage system installation
  • Installation of water control structures
  • Pond installation for drainage water recycling

Speaker sessions are on the first day only

Join these sessions to find out more about drainage, water quality, and soil health on local farms.

  • Controlled drainage
  • Drainage water recycling
  • Cover crops
  • Soil health
Speakers: Ehsan Ghane, Jane Frankenberger, Sieglinde Snapp, Vicki Morrone

FREE Event and lunch

4.5 CCA Credits for Soil and Water Management will be offered on the first day only.

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Registration for Drainage Field Day is open.
Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on September 11, 2019.


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 additional information contact Ehsan Ghane at 517-353-4458 or ghane@msu.edu.