Extension specialists and county agents with the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture will present insect and disease scouting schools.


At McGehee, the full-day session will begin with registration at 8 a.m. Monday, June 4, at Hoots BBQ. The schedule is available at http://www.arkansas-crops.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/2018-AR-Scout-School-Program-SE.pdf .


At Jonesboro, the full-day session will begin with registration at 8 a.m. Thursday, June 7, at the Craighead County Extension Office. Details are available at http://www.arkansas-crops.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/2018-AR-Scout-School-Program-NE.pdf .


Topics will educate participants on scouting methods and signs and symptoms of disease and pests, according to a news release.


For details on future scout schools and education opportunities contact a county agent or visit www.uaex.edu.


If participants require a reasonable accommodation to participate or need materials in another format, contact the Craighead or Desha county extension offices as soon as possible. Dial 711 for Arkansas Relay.