Ag Chemical Dealer Meetings to Provide Timely Updates

Meetings will include a look at the latest in crop pests and ag nutrient information

October 28, 2019, 10:33 am | Brent Pringnitz

agricultural chemical sprayer moving across a field.AMES, Iowa – This year’s Ag Chemical Dealer meetings will provide the latest information on crop production products and recommendations, at two meetings sponsored by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

Meetings Dec. 17 in Coralville and Dec. 18 in Ames are opportunities for ag input providers to meet with extension specialists to review current research, discuss new products and learn of new recommendations.

Topics for 2019 include insect, crop disease and weed management updates, and managing consequences of unavoidable soil compaction.

Meetings are approved for Certified Crop Adviser credits. In addition, the meetings offer Iowa Commercial Pesticide Applicator recertification in categories 1A, 1B, 1C and 10 for calendar year 2019. Recertification is included in the meeting registration. Attendance at the entire meeting is required for recertification.

Early registration is $70 if received by midnight, Dec. 10 (Coralville) or Dec 11. (Ames). Late or on-site registration is $85. Visit for program details or to register online. For additional information contact an ISU Extension and Outreach field agronomist hosting the meeting.

Coralville – Dec. 17
Rebecca Vittetoe,, 319-653-4811
Virgil Schmitt,, 563-263-5701
Joshua Michel,, 319-523-2371

Ames – Dec. 18
Meaghan Anderson,, 319-331-0058
Angie Rieck-Hinz,, 515-532-3453
Mike Witt,, 641-747-2276


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