If you grow soybeans—and especially if you want bigger yields and better profits—you need to attend the 2017 Soybean Summits.

Funded in part by the Illinois Soybean Association checkoff program, these one-day summits provide a fantastic lineup of expert speakers sharing the latest tools and technology along with actionable recommendations to boost your yields and improve your bottom line.

  • Latest on the cutting edge in soybean management
  • Staying profitable under tight margins
  • New tools for tough weeds
  • Fertility, nutrient management and water quality
  • The future of sulfur management
  • Double crop soybeans
  • And much more

Attending the Soybean Summit is free to Illinois soybean growers.  Attendance provides the opportunity to hear details on advanced insights and production techniques from industry leaders, and share ideas with fellow farmers.  You can also gather information on the latest products and services from sponsors and exhibitors. 

Summits run from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., with a full slate of speakers, food, networking, and an on-site trade show.

Register online or call 888-826-4011. Seating at each location is limited, so register today!

Earn up to 7 hours of continuing education credits at each summit. Effingham: Crop Management (4), Nutrient Management (1), Pest Management (1), Soil and Water Management (1).  Peoria: Crop Management (4), Nutrient Management (2), Professional Development (1). 


Friday, February 3, 2017

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Thelma Keller Convention Center
1202 N Keller Dr
Effingham, IL 62401

Peoria Civic Center
201 SW Jefferson Ave
Peoria, IL 61602

Online Registration
Register by Friday, January 20, 2017
Online Registration

Register by Thursday, February 2, 2017

A group rate has not been established for any of the Soybean Summits, but overnight accommodations are available at the following venues:

*denotes hotel is within walking distance to the event facility

Holiday Inn Effingham*
1301 Avenue of Mid-America
Effingham, IL 62401
Ph: 217-540-5555


Lexington Inn & Suites*
1130 Avenue of Mid-America
Effingham, IL 62401
Ph: 217-540-1111

Country Inn & Suites*
1200 N Raney St
Effingham, IL 62401
Ph: 217-540-5555

Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette*
501 Main St
Peoria, IL 61602
Ph: 309-637-6500

Courtyard Peoria Downtown*
533 Main St
Peoria, IL 61602
Ph: 309-671-5050

Staybridge Suites Downtown Peoria*
300 W Romeo B Garrett Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
Ph: 309-673-7829

Mark Twain Hotel
225 NE Adams St
Peoria, IL 61602
Ph: 309-676-3600
0.4 miles from event facility

Embassy Suites East Peoria
100 Conference Center Dr
East Peoria, IL 61611
Ph: 309-664-0200
1.0 miles from event facility

Holiday Inn East Peoria
101 Holiday Street
East Peoria, IL 61611
Ph: 309-698-3333
1.5 miles from event facility


Contact Dustin Scott, Meeting and Event Manager, at 888-826-4011 or

We would like to thank our event sponsors:

Farm Credit