Two Ag Chemical Dealer Update Sessions Planned for December

Certified Crop Adviser credits available for attending meetings providing timely crop pest and nutrient information

November 5, 2018, 8:26 am | Brent Pringnitz

chemical sprayer in a field.AMES, Iowa – Crop production product updates and recommendations are featured topics at meetings sponsored by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in Iowa City, Dec. 11 and Ames, Dec. 12.

The meetings give ag input providers an opportunity to meet with ISU Extension and Outreach specialists and review current research, discuss new products and learn of new recommendations.

Topics for 2018 include technology and research updates in fertilizer spreading, weed and corn disease updates and information on soybean gall midge.

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 2018. Recertification is included in meeting registration. Attendance at the entire meeting is required for recertification.

Early registration is $70 if received by midnight, Dec. 4 (Iowa City) or Dec. 5 (Ames). Late or on-site registration is $85. Visit www.aep.iastate.edu/acu for program details or to register online. For additional information contact an ISU Extension and Outreach field agronomist hosting the meeting.

Iowa City – Dec 11.
Rebecca Vittetoe, rka8@iastate.edu, 319-653-4811
Virgil Schmitt, vschmitt@iastate.edu, 563-263-5701
Joshua Michel, jjmichel@iastate.edu, 319-523-2371

Ames – Dec 12.
Angie Rieck-Hinz, amrieck@iastate.edu, 515-532-3453
Meaghan Anderson, mjanders@iastate.edu, 319-331-0058
Mike Witt, witt@iastate.edu, 641-747-2276

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