The 2004 Field Day and Weed tour will be held at Virginia Tech's Eastern Shore Agricultural Research and Extension Center (AREC) near Painter, Va. on June 28-29.

The Field Day begins at 4:30 p.m. on June 28, with tours of research in vegetables, including potatoes and snap beans. A BBQ dinner will be provided following the tours.

The Weed Tour begins at 9:00 a.m. on June 29 and will include weed management research in corn, cotton, potatoes, soybeans, snap beans and wheat.

For additional information contact Jason Sanders at 757-414-0724 ext. 42 or jcsander@vt.edu or Henry Wilson at 757-414-0724 ext. 13 or hwilson@vt.edu.

Information can also be obtained from the Eastern Shore AREC's Web site at http://arecs.vaes.vt.edu/arec.cfm?webname=painter.