Calendar

2019

• June 18, 2019: University of Georgia Scout School
Southeast Research and Education Center in Midville, Georgia – event details

• June 19, 2019: University of Tennessee Weed Tour
West Tennessee Research & Education Center in Jackson, Tennessee – event details

• June 20, 2019: Bayer South Texas Showcase
Paul & Linda Freund Farms, 7405 Schmidt Road, Needville, Texas. Registration begins at 9 a.m. – event details

• June 27, 2019: Field Day Expo
LSU AgCenter Dean Lee Research and Extension Center, Alexandria, Louisiana. Opens at 2:30 p.m. Sponsored meal at 6 p.m. Expo includes equipment technology, production and pest management products for cotton, corn, soybeans, beef cattle and forage. There also will be youth activities and a 4-H mini farm – event details

• July 2, 2019: UK Pest Management Field Day
University of Kentucky Research and Education Center in Princeton, Kentucky. Topics will pertain to corn and soybeans – event details

• July 9, 2019: LSU AgCenter Row Rice and Soybean Tour
Northeast Research Station, St. Joseph, Louisiana. The event begins at 4:30 p.m. with registration and a self-guided tour of station projects. The program will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the row rice field with talks on varieties, disease, insects and weed control. The soybean part of the tour will focus on new soybean technologies and using soybean rotation to help row rice weed control.  Supper will be included. Questions? Contact Donnie K. Miller

• July 10, 2019: University of Tennessee Soybean Scout School
10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 63 Benson School Rd., Kelso, Tennessee. These field-side programs cover the basics of soybean growth, scouting, pest identification, and general management. Pesticide recertification and CCA CEU points will be available. Scout Schools are offered free of charge with sponsorship from the Tennessee Soybean Promotion Board. Registration is not required. Participants will receive a scouting notebook and a sweep net while supplies last.

• July 11, 2019: University of Tennessee Soybean Scout School
7:30 a.m.-noon, Lisa’s County Kitchen at 1712 TN-92, Jefferson City, Tennessee. An RSVP is requested (please see the flyer). These field-side programs cover the basics of soybean growth, scouting, pest identification, and general management. Pesticide recertification and CCA CEU points will be available. Scout Schools are offered free of charge with sponsorship from the Tennessee Soybean Promotion Board. Participants will receive a scouting notebook and a sweep net while supplies last.

• July 11-12, 2019: Arkansas Seed Dealers Association Annual Summer Convention
Hilton Branson Convention Center & Hotel, Branson, Missouri – event details

• July 16-17, 2019: Southern Cover Crop Conference
Auburn University Hotel & Conference Center, Auburn, Alabama. First day is seminars, second day will include field demos at the E.V. Smith Research Center in Shorter, Alabama – event details

• July 17, 2019: University of Tennessee Soybean Scout School
9:30 a.m.-noon, Dyer County, Tennessee — location to be determined. These field-side programs cover the basics of soybean growth, scouting, pest identification, and general management. Pesticide recertification and CCA CEU points will be available. Scout Schools are offered free of charge with sponsorship from the Tennessee Soybean Promotion Board. Registration is not required. Participants will receive a scouting notebook and a sweep net while supplies last.

• July 18, 2019: University of Arkansas Row Crops Field Day
Rohwer Research Station, Desha County, Arkansas – event details

• July 25, 2019: North Carolina State University Northeast Ag Expo
7:45 a.m.–1 p.m. Roberts Brothers Inc,. 169 N. Gregory Road, Shawboro, North Carolina. Soybean topics Covered: Soybean planting date x maturity group x population, soybean fungicides, soybean foliar fertilizers, soybean fertility.

• Aug. 7, 2019: North Carolina State University Blackland Farm Managers Tour
7 a.m.–2 p.m. Coastal Carolina Cotton Gin: 1100 N Lake Road, Fairfield, North Carolina. Soybean topics covered: Optimizing planting date and maturity group, MGIII OVT, general agronomics for early maturing soybeans, variety demonstrations

• Aug. 8, 2019: University of Arkansas Row Crops Field Day
Pine Tree Research Station, St. Francis County, Arkansas – event details

• Aug. 15, 2019: University of Arkansas Row Crops Field Day
Lon Mann Cotton Research Station, Marianna, Lee County, Arkansas – event details

• Aug. 8, 2019: North Carolina State University Southeast Regional Field Tour Stop 1
9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Andy Herring Farms, 1345 Watery Branch Road, Dunn, North Carolina. Soybean topics covered: Optimizing planting date and maturity group, fungicidal seed treatments, corn earworm management, variety demonstrations, new trait packages, conventional soybean production.

• Aug. 17, 2019: North Carolina State University 2019 Southwest Piedmont Corn and Soybean Field Day
Time: TBA. ASR Grain Co.: 1514 New House Road, Shelby, North Carolina. Topics covered: TBD

• Aug. 29, 2019: North Carolina State University Southeast Regional Field Tour Stop 2
9 a.m.-1:15 p.m. Cunningham Research Station, 200 Cunningham Road, Kinston, North Carolina. Soybean topics covered: Optimizing planting date and maturity group, insect management, soybean breeding, fungicide applications, conventional soybean production.

• Sept. 4, 2019: North Carolina State University Southeast Regional Field Tour Stop 3
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Robert’s Brothers Farm, 362 Dana Road, Lumberton, North Carolina. Soybean topics covered: Optimizing planting date and maturity group, managing early maturing soybeans, corn earworm management, variety demonstrations, conventional soybean production.

• Sept. 5, 2019: North Carolina State University Northwest Soybean Field Day
Time: 5 p.m. Moxley Farms, near 2617 N. Oak Ridge Church Road, Boonville, North Carolina. Soybean topics covered: Planting dates x population x maturities test, planting dates x fungicide treatment test, new trait packages, nematicide test, cover crops, national foliar fertilizer test.

2020

• Jan. 23-24, 2020: Arkansas Seed Dealers Association Annual Winter Convention
Embassy Suites Hotel, Little Rock, Arkansas – event details

• Feb. 27-29, 2020: Commodity Classic
San Antonio, Texas – event details

• Feb. 28-29, 2020: 68th Annual Mid-South Farm & Gin Show
Cook Convention Center, Memphis, Tennessee – event details 

If you have an event you want listed, please send the information to Soybean South editor Vicky Boyd at vlboyd@onegrower.com.