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Nation's Leading Ag Educational Conference Is Headed To Baton Rouge In 2019

The 22th Annual National Conservation Systems Cotton & Rice Conference, the Southern Corn & Soybean Conference, the Southern Precision Ag Conference and the Delta States Irrigation Conference are headed to Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Sponsored by Cotton Incorporated, US Rice Producers Association and a production of MidAmerica Farm Publications, the event is scheduled for January 30-February 1, 2019 at the Crowne Plaza, Baton Rouge, LA.

Producers mark your calendar for January 30-February 1, 2019 for what will be the most important conference to attend in 2019 if you want to increase your yields and cut your costs. "This conference has the reputation as being the number one place where all producers can learn the latest production methods and techniques being utilized by the leading ag producers, researchers and the ag industry in the United States," said John LaRose, Chairman of Conference Steering Committee.

The conference is fast becoming the leading source for Certified Crop Consultants to earn Continuing Education Credits (CEU's). The 2018 conference was approved for 68 hours of CEU's by the Certified Crop Advisors Association. It is expected that similar CEU's will be offered in the 2019 conference.

Academic Partners are: University of Arkansas, Mississippi State University, University of Missouri, University of Tennessee, LSU AgCenter, Auburn University and Texas A&M. Technical Partners are USDA-ARS centers in Oxford, MS, Stoneville, MS and Auburn, AL.

Find registration and full details as they become finalized by visiting www.mafg.net .