Friday, June 18, 2010

Circles for Rice Field Day Reminder

Valmont Irrigation and RiceTec will be hosting a rice field day in June!

What: Rice under center pivot field day
When: Tuesday, June 29, 2010
Where: RiceTec Eagle Lake Facility
             3055 Hwy 3013
             Eagle Lake, Texas, USA 77434
             GPS: LAT 29 32' 19.49", LONG 96 19' 26.01"
             Kevin Hoffman's rice field
             1/2 mile west of the intersection of FM950 and FM2614
             Texas, USA
             GPS: LAT 29 28' 18.71", LONG 96 21' 44.06" 
Times: Registration at 11:30AM
            Lunch will be served at the RiceTec Eagle Lake Facility at 12PM.
            Field day activities will commence at the field from 1PM - 3PM.
RSVP: | +1-800-825-6668 ext 3042 | | by June 18, 2010 (TODAY!)

Rice Grower: Kevin Hoffman
Valley Dealer: Peerless Equipment

The field day will open with a luncheon at the RiceTec Eagle Lake Facility.  Following lunch will be a trip to the rice field, where attendees will see the Valley center pivot in action and participate in field day activities presented by Circles for Rice team members and RiceTec and NRCS staff.

For those who do not wish to participate in the luncheon, please join us at Mr. Hoffman's field at 1PM for field day activities; registration will also be available at this time.  The field is located 1/2 mile west of the intersection of FM950 and FM2614 (about 10 miles from Eagle Lake).

This field day is open to the public. However, we do request that you please pre-register

Register by email, website, or phone.  Register by June 18 (TODAY!) to receive a welcome gift at the Field Day!