This year, our 49th annual
“Blackland Farm Managers Tour”
will be held on Wednesday, August 7th
in Fairfield, NC.
This is the largest event of its kind in North Carolina, and we expect more than 550 attendees this year. The event will offer an excellent opportunity to interact with farmers and agribusiness leaders from across the state and will include educational presentations on corn, soybean, and cotton production and management.

The hosts for this year’s event will be Coastal Carolina Gin, Mann Farms, and North Lake Farms. The physical location for the event will be the Coastal Carolina Gin, 1100 North Lake Road, Fairfield, NC 27826. Registration begins at 7:00am with opening remarks at 8:00am. A catered lunch will be served at noon.

Each year we ask our industry partners to support this event. For those who have helped in the past, we thank you and hope that we can count on you again this year. If you’ve not participated before, this is a great opportunity to become a sponsor! As a sponsor, your name will be proudly displayed during the tour. CLICK HERE for more information about sponsorship levels and download the Sponsorship Application Form.

For more information, contact Jeff Sparks (252-796-7793), or Rod Gurganus (252-946-0111 office/252-943-5832 mobile, rod_gurganus@ncsu.edu ).
---If you missed last year's tour or would like to review
the remarks of our presenters, CLICK HERE.---