Warren Pierson

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A Field Crop Scout School designed for beginning crop scouts will be held Saturday, March 25, at the Scheman Building in Ames. The day-long course features sessions on crop growth and development, scouting methods and techniques, and identification of weeds, diseases and insects.

By: Warren Pierson and Brent Pringnitz

Crop advisors, agronomists and agribusiness professionals are encouraged to take a day this summer to learn about and improve their knowledge of diagnostics and identification of common issues in corn and soybean fields at the Field Diagnostics Clinic, hosted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

By: Warren Pierson and Brent Pringnitz

Crop diseases, crop pest resistance and management, and Palmer amaranth in conservation plantings will be covered this August at the Iowa State Field Extension Education Laboratory near Boone.

By: Warren Pierson and Brent Pringnitz

Many factors including weather, pests, crop prices, input costs and crop growth and development can have negative impacts on crops, potentially harming yields during harvest -- all will be discussed and explored at the clinic July 12.

By: Warren Pierson and Brent Pringnitz

The Iowa State University Field Extension Education Laboratory will hold the 2018 Field Diagnostic Clinic, a full day of interactive workshops and discussions, to update farmers, crop advisers, agronomists and agribusiness professionals on pests, weeds and diseases that impact corn and soybean fields.

By: Warren Pierson and Brent Pringnitz

The day-long program is designed for beginning crop scouts as a preparation for growing season field scouting.

By: Warren Pierson and Brent Pringnitz

New to this year’s clinic will be an extra day of training, education and discussion with a total of 19 scheduled learning sessions, covered by 15 Iowa State University Extension and Outreach specialists.

By: Warren Pierson and Brent Pringnitz

Farmers and anyone within the agricultural industry who wants to know more about how drones can be used on their operation should consider attending the “Drone Uses for Agriculture Roadshow,” Aug. 13 at Iowa State University’s Field Extension Education Lab (FEEL).

By: Warren Pierson

Learn effective and efficient crop scouting techniques prior to this year's growing season. Registration is open for the 2020 Field Crop Scout School, March 7, on the Iowa State University campus.

By: Warren Pierson

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will offer a virtual Field Scouting Basics Workshop on Thursday, May 14. Due to restrictions as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the workshop will be offered as a free webinar.

By: Warren Pierson and Brent Pringnitz

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