The fifth annual Conservation Tillage Conference is just a few days away. The two-day event is scheduled for Jan. 28-29 at Jackpot Junction, Morton, MN.

Three breakout tracks include: Crop Systems, Soil Fertility Fundamentals and Fine-Tuning Your Agronomics. Leading industry and university experts will cover topics like: fertilizer stretchers, whether to build soil test levels, using manure in reduced tillage, improving soybean yields and planter tune-ups.

Plus, you won't want to miss the general session which will include a farmer panel discussing the latest conservation tillage practices.

The registration fee is $125/person, which includes continuing education units (CEUs) and a tradeshow. The conference runs from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Jan. 28, and from 8 a.m. to noon on Jan. 29 For more details and registration, log on to www.tillageconference.com or call Jodi or Mary Jo at the University of Minnesota Extension Regional Office, 507-337-2800. The conference is brought to you by the University of Minnesota and Corn & Soybean Digest.