Mandan News

Research lab hosting conference

The Northern Great Plains Research Lab in Mandan will be hosting a research results conference on Tuesday, Feb. 19, at the Seven Seas conference center. The event will be held from 12 to 4 p.m.

Several presentations will be made involving the work the research lab has done in the past year. Among those topics to be discussed will be what happened on the research farm this year, tracking the short-term fate of applied nitrogen, long-tern agro-ecosystem research, bioethanol industries development using energy beets, transitioning grasslands to cropland and more.

A lunch will be provided. For more information, call 667-3000 or go online to Mandan.ars.usda.gov.