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JONESBORO, Ark. – Three faculty from the University of Arkansas System Division of
Agriculture are among the speakers who will deliver presentations at the Southern
Agricultural Cover Crops Conference. The conference will be held Oct. 28 and 29 at
the Arkansas State University Convocation Center in Jonesboro.
The event is presented by the U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation
Service and the Arkansas Association of Conservation Districts. The Division of Agriculture
is one of several co-sponsors.
The conference sessions will include soil management, water management, pest management,
economics, cover crop management and no-till. Speakers will include university and
USDA scientists, farmers and crop consultants. Certified crop advisors can earn continuing
education units for attending the conference.
Gus Lorenz, an extension entomologist with the Division, will speak on insect management
considerations in cover crops. Mike Daniels, an extension water quality and nutrient
management specialist, will discuss managing soil fertility. Chris Henry, extension
faculty in biological and agricultural engineering, will talk about irrigation tools
for southern farmers.
Registration information is available at http://aracd.org/events or by contacting John Lee at 501-301-3173 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Debbie Moreland at email@example.com. Walk-in registration will be accepted as space allows but meals will not be guaranteed.
The Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service offers its programs to all eligible persons
regardless of race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin,
religion, age, disability, marital or veteran status, genetic information, or any
other legally protected status, and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
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By Dave EdmarkU of A System Division of Agriculture
Media Contact: Mary HightowerDir. of Communication ServicesU of A Division of AgricultureCooperative Extension Service(501) firstname.lastname@example.org