Director Training

ANRC Director Bruce Holland has approved the following conferences as a substitute for a state or area meeting that will satisfy as one district director meeting attendance requirement. 


AGLC Annual Conference 2018 Conference - "Alternative Approaches in Grazing"

Attend the 2018 conference to learn from nationally-recognized experts and your fellow Arkansas producers how to enrich your soil, extend the grazing season, and feed less hay. Click here to view the agenda.

Topics Include:

  • Soil Health
  • Silvopasture
  • Multi-Species Grazing
  • Rotational Grazing
  • CSP Grazing Enhancements

Two Locations to Choose From:

U of A Community College - Hope
2500 South Main
Hope, AR 
March 8, 2018 
The Castle at Harmon Ranch
227 Hwy 25 North
Greenbrier, AR 
March 9, 2018 


Quail Habitat Management Workshop

March 13 - 6:00 -8:00pm
771 Jordan Drive - Monticello, AR 71655 - AGFC Conference Room

Please RSVP by March 7th. Limited seats available. (870) 367-3553
Click here to view agenda.

Southwest Arkansas Grazing School & Field Day

April 7 at Southwest Research and Extension Center 362 Hwy 174 N, Hope AR 71801

Click here to view the agenda and registration.

Benton/Washington County Grazing School

Thursday, September 6th from 8:00 to 4:30
Classroom Location: Cliff’s Barn: 16734 Old Highway 68, Siloam Springs, AR 72761
Field Location: Butler Family Property in Siloam Springs
Max Attendance: 50 Registration: $25.
Pre-registration required. Page on IRWP site by July. Registration cut-off: August 23rd.
Contact Gail Sparks at (479) 273-2622, extension 3, for details.
Click here to view agenda.