December 7, 2016

Ames, Iowa

This meeting qualifies for the following Certified Crop Adviser continuing education credits:
0.5 crop management, 1.0 nutrient management, and 4.0 pest management (includes applicator training session).

For Commercial Pesticide Applicators in categories 1A, 1B, 1C and 10 this meeting qualifies at a continuing instructional course for calendar year 2016. To receive recertification applicators must attend the entire meeting. Recertification is included in the meeting registration fee.


Time Presentation
9:00 am Registration opens
9:30 Welcome and cropping season in review – Mark Johnson and Angie Rieck-Hinz, Extension field agronomists (0.5 CM)
10:00 Weed management for 2017 and beyond – Mike Owen, Extension weed management specialist (1.0 PM)
11:00 Corn disease update – Alison Robertson, Extension crop plant pathologist (1.0 PM)
12:00 Lunch (provided)
12:45 Pest resistance update – soybean aphids and corn rootworms – Erin Hodgson, Extension entomologist (1.0 PM)
1:45 Potassium’s effect on yield, corn response to N, and soybean diseases – Antonio Mallarino, Extension soil fertility specialist (1.0 NM)
2:45 Break
3:00 Commercial ag pesticide applicator continuing instruction course for Categories 1A, 1B, 1C and 10 – Angie Rieck-Hinz , Extension field agronomist (1.0 PM)
4:00 Meeting adjourns

Extension Field Agronomists

Mark Johnson

(515) 382-6551


Angie Rieck-Hinz

(515) 231-2830





Advance registration for this event has closed. Registrations will be accepted at the door the day of the program.


Early registration – $70
Must be received by midnight, Nov 30, 2016
Cancellations requesting a refund must be received by this date.

Late or on-site registration – $85
Cash, check or credit card accepted at the door.

Please complete registration online or mail in the form with payment. Phone registrations are not accepted.

Registration includes lunch, refreshments and handouts. There is no separate fee for applicator recertification or CCA credits.

Meeting location

Quality Inn and Suites Starlite Village

Dayton Ave and 13th Street, Ames, Iowa


For assistance with registration, receipts, billing, cancellation or questions on the status of your registration contact Program Services at
(515) 294-6429 or