4th Annual Pennycress Field Day
June 6, 2013 Field Tour
Yet another overcast damp day in Illinois. With the unseasonably wet and cool weather this spring, the field day was 4 weeks later than last year. This years tour was well attend by producers, industry, USDA and University researchers,and students.
Mature pennycress seed pods.
Dr. Phippen explains nitrogen application on pennycress in Illinois.
Producer shares photo of his 150 acre pennycress field that is almost ready to harvest in Illinois.