Calendar

2019

• Dec. 5, 2019: Cover Crop Field Day
River Garden Farms, 41758 County Road 112, Knights Landing, California – event details

2019 rice outlook logo• Dec. 8-10, 2019: USA Rice Outlook Conference
Little Rock, Arkansas, Convention Center. This is a mix of a rice-focused trade show and educational presentations. Monday features the Annual Awards Luncheon, where the Rice Award winners will be recognized and a new Rice Leadership Development Class will be named – event details – download the program as well as conference and hotel registration information by clicking here.

• Dec. 10-11, 2019: 31st annual Texas Plant Protection Conference
The Brazos Center, 3232 Briarcrest Drive, Bryan, Texas – event details

2020

university of arkansas logo• Jan. 3-Feb. 21, 2020: University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture Winter Meetings
Times and subjects vary among locations. Find one close to you that meets your crop interests and schedule – event details

• Jan. 7, 2020: Louisiana State University AgCenter Winter Grower Meetings
Welsh Community Center, Welsh, Louisiana, 8 a.m.

• Jan. 7, 2020: Mississippi State University Annual Agricultural and Rural Outlook
Bost Extension Center auditorium, main MSU campus, Starkville. It begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends by 3:30 p.m. – event details

• Jan. 8, 2020: Louisiana State University AgCenter Winter Grower Meetings
Crawfish Barn near Vidrine in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana, 8 a.m.

• Jan. 9, 2020: Louisiana State University AgCenter Winter Grower Meetings
AgCenter Acadia Parish office in Crowley, Louisiana, 8 a.m.

• Jan. 13, 2020: University of California Winter Grower Meetings
Richvale Evangelical Church, 8:30 a.m.

• Jan. 13, 2020: University of California Winter Grower Meetings
Glenn County Office of Education, Willows, 1:30 p.m.

• Jan. 14, 2020: Louisiana State University AgCenter Winter Grower Meetings
AgCenter DeWitt Livestock Facility next to the LSUA Campus south of Alexandria, Louisiana, 9 a.m.

• Jan. 14, 2020: University of California Winter Grower Meetings
Colusa Casino Resort, Colusa, 8:30 a.m.

• Jan. 14, 2020: University of California Winter Grower Meetings
Veterans Hall, Yuba City, 1:30 p.m.

• Jan. 15, 2020: Louisiana State University AgCenter Winter Grower Meetings
Vermilion Parish Extension Office in Abbeville, Louisiana, 8 a.m.

• Jan. 15, 2020: University of California Winter Grower Meetings
Norton Hall, Woodland, 1:30 p.m.

• Jan. 21-23, 2020: Arkansas Crop Management Conference
Wyndham Riverfront Hotel, North Little Rock, Arkansas – event details

• Jan. 23, 2020: LSU AgCenter Digital Ag Conference
Dean Lee Research & Extension Center, Alexandria, Louisiana – event details

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

• Jan. 27-30, 2020: Southern Weed Science Society Annual Meeting
Beau Rivage, Biloxi, Mississippi. Check back later for more information.

• Jan. 29, 2020: Arkansas Soil & Water Education Conference & Irrigation Expo
FNB Arena, Jonesboro, Arkansas. Stay tuned for more information.

• Feb. 4, 2020: Louisiana State University AgCenter Winter Grower Meetings
Rayville Civic Center in Rayville, Louisiana, 9 a.m.

• Feb. 4-5, 2020: Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association Annual Conference
Bost Extension Center, Mississippi State University, Starkville, Mississippi. Check back later for more information.

• Feb. 20, 2020: Arkansas State University Agribusiness Conference
A-State Fowler Center and First National Bank Arena, Jonesboro, Arkansas. On-site registration begins at 7:30 a.m. in the Fowler Center. The morning general session features presentations on the Arkansas economy, agricultural legal issues, and agricultural policy. Lunch will be served in the First National Bank Arena at noon. Afternoon sessions include presentations on the commodity, credit and farmland markets. A complete conference program and on-line registration will be available in January at agri.astate.edu. There is no registration fee. For more information contact Astate_Agribus_Conf@astate.edu or 870-972-3221.

louisiana ag consultants associatoin• Feb. 12-14, 2020: Louisiana Agricultural Technology & Management Conference
Paragon Casino Resort, Marksville, Louisiana – event details

• Feb. 24-27, 2020: Rice Technical Working Group (RTWG)
Perdido Beach Resort, Orange Beach, Alabama. The year, the biannual conference is hosted by Mississippi State University – event details

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

LSU AgCenter• July 1, 2020: H. Rouse Caffey Rice Research Station Annual Field Day
Crowley, Louisiana. Check back later for more information.

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