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    Arkansas Soybean College, Newport, Aug. 10

    Soybean stalks shown off at the University of Arkansas Soybean College. Photo: Ryan McGeeney, University of Arkansas

    Registration for the 2022 Arkansas Soybean College is now open. This year’s Soybean College will be held on August 10, 2022, at the Jackson County Extension Center near Newport, AR. Sign-in for the Soybean College will start at 7:30 am, and the College will start at 8:00 am and conclude at 3:00 pm.

    The registration fee is $100, and participants must be registered before the event. There will be no on-site registration the day of the event. Participants attending the Soybean College will be capped at 130 individuals.

    Crop consultants, industry personnel, and producers will see current research and demonstrations on many of the production challenges Arkansas soybean producers are experiencing today. These demonstrations will be lead by faculty from the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture.

    Opportunities are available for participants to take part in hands-on demonstrations, and paid participants will receive a complementary sweep net, hand lens, and other items. CEUs will be available for Certified Crop Advisers and Agriculture Consultants.

    Demonstration stops for the Soybean College will include:

    • Herbicide Symptomology
    • Insect Scouting Demo
    • Soybean Disease Identification/Control
    • Nutrient Deficiency Identification
    • Soybean Growth and Development
    • New Technology/Drone Demo

    For more information or special arrangements, contact Jeremy Ross at (501) 944-0621 or jross@uada.edu.

    Event Location: Jackson County Extension Center, 649 Jackson Road 917, Newport, AR 72112




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