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Co-op Extension hosts tour of alternative crop fields

(UNCE) — Jay Davison has been helping Nevada farmers experiment with alternative crops, such as grapes and teff for more than 15 years. Today, Davison, an alternative crops and forage specialist at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, will host a free tour of his research and that of other Nevada farmers and researchers in Fallon. The tour will include a stop at the Nevada Agricultural Experiment Station’s Newlands Research Center, part of the University of Nevada, Reno’s College of Agriculture, Biotechnology and Natural Resources, where Davison is conducting research on spring canola, guar, amaranth, teff and summer annual forages. Davison …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Sep 13, 2013 09:16AM Published Sep 12, 2013 08:19PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.