What is the Monsanto Learning Center at Monmouth?
The Monsanto Learning Center located at Monmouth, IL features research labs, classroom training and plot tours. We work towards advanced research in corn and soybean production to better meet the needs of the farmer and consumer.
At a Glance
- Monmouth, IL
- 480 acre research farm
- Average annual rainfall of 38 inches
- Soil type at the site is a silt loam
- State-of-the art classroom facilities
- Outreach Center
What will I see during a visit to the Learning Center?
Some of the more common research topics visitors may learn about include: weeds, insects, diseases, tillage, fertility utilization, hybrids and varieties, intensive corn and soybean management systems, plant populations, plant spatial arrangement and herbicide application. In addition to these topics, visitors will be able to view the newest Monsanto technologies which allows a look at the advanced agronomic tools scheduled to be available in the future. More