By Jeremy Ross, Extension Soybean Agronomist
The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture in partnership with the Arkansas Crop Protection Association will be hosting the 2018 Soybean College on August 8, 2018 at the Newport Research Station at Newport, AR starting at 8:00 a.m. and running through 4:00 p.m. Crop consultants, industry personnel, and producers will see current research on many of the production challenges Arkansas soybean producers are experiencing today. Participants will hear presentations from University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture and industry personnel and have the opportunity to take part in hands-on demonstrations. Registration for the 2018 Soybean College will be $100 per person. Only on-line registrations will be accepted, and no walkup registrations will be accepted the day of the Soybean College. On-line registration can be found at the following web site by clicking here. The deadline to register is Aug. 5. Total participants in the 2018 Soybean College will be capped at 130 participants to keep breakout groups small. Paid participants will receive a complementary sweep net, hand lens, and other items. Registration fees will not be refunded due to inclement weather. Lunch will be provided, and CEUs will be available.
Please refer all questions about the 2018 Soybean College to Jeremy Ross at firstname.lastname@example.org or (501)944-0621.