November 24, 2015

Iowa City, Iowa

This meeting qualifies for the following Certified Crop Adviser continuing education credits:
0.5 crop management, 6.0 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 2015. To receive recertification applicators must attend the entire meeting.


Time Presentation
8:30 am Registration opens
9:00 Welcome and cropping season in review – Virgil Schmitt, Extension field agronomist (0.5 CM)
9:30 Managing Soybean Sudden Death Syndrome and Northern Corn Leaf Blight in 2016 and Beyond – Daren Mueller, Extension crop plant pathologist (1.0 PM)
10:30 Corn Rootworm Management for 2016 – Erin Hodgson, Extension entomologist (1.0 PM)
11:30 Lunch (provided)
12:15 pm Pesticide Resistance: What we know about weed resistance will help us with insect and disease management– Angie Rieck-Hinz, Extension field agronomist (1.0 PM)
1:15 Spray Application Strategies Beyond Glyphosate: Managing for Drift Reduction and Product Efficacy – Mark Hanna, Extension agricultural engineer (1.0 PM)
2:15 New Herbicides and Creating Resilient Weed Management Strategies – Bob Hartzler, Extension weed specialist (1.0 PM)
3:15 Commercial ag pesticide applicator continuing instruction course – Meaghan Anderson and Rebecca Ahlers, Extension field agronomists (1.0 PM)
4:15 Meeting adjourns

Extension Field Agronomists

Meaghan Anderson

(319) 337-2145

Rebecca Ahlers

(319) 653-4811

Virgil Schmitt

(563) 263-5701





Online and advance registration has closed for this event. Registrations will be accepted at the door at the $85 rate.


Early registration – $70
Must be received by midnight, November 17, 2015
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

Clarion Highlander Hotel & Conference Center

I-80 Exit 246, Iowa City, Iowa


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