ISU Extension Offers Update Meetings for Ag Input Providers
AMES, Iowa — Updates on the latest crop production products and recommendations are featured topics at two Iowa State University Extension and Outreach meetings planned for December. The update meetings will be held Dec. 2 in Iowa City and Dec. 11 in Ames.
Agriculture input providers will have an opportunity to meet with extension specialists from Iowa State and hear presentations on Pythium seedling disease, Palmer amaranth management, cover crops, soybean aphids and changes to nutrient management recommendations. Each meeting also will feature presentations on weed, insect and crop disease management as well as soil, water and nutrient management.
Update meetings will be hosted by ISU Extension and Outreach field agronomists.
- Dec. 2 – Highlander Conference Center, 2525 N Dodge Street, Iowa City. Hosts: Jim Fawcett, firstname.lastname@example.org, (319) 337-2145 and Virgil Schmitt, email@example.com, (563 263-5701.
- Dec. 11 – Quality Inn/Starlite, 2601 E. 13th Street, Ames. Hosts: Mark Johnson, firstname.lastname@example.org, (515) 979-9578, and Mark Licht, email@example.com, (515) 382-6551.
For additional information, contact location hosts or visit www.aep.iastate.edu/acu.
Registration is $70 if received by midnight, Nov. 25 (Iowa City) or Dec. 5 (Ames). Registration after those dates is $85. Online registration and printable registration forms are available at www.aep.iastate.edu/acu.
Both meetings are approved for Certified Crop Adviser (CCA) credits and recertification for Iowa Commercial Pesticide Applicators in categories 1A, 1B, 1C and 10. Recertification is included in meeting registration; attendance at the entire meeting is required for recertification.