Crop Advantage Series
Delivering the research, knowledge and experience of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach to decision-makers in the field.
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offers the Crop Advantage Series at 14 locations across Iowa during January . Each year the Crop Advantage Series provides the latest research information on crop production.
Program development is underway for the 2017 program. Workshop topics and speakers will be announced in November 2016.
2017 Series Schedule
|January 4||Sheldon, IA|
|January 5||Okoboji, IA|
|January 6||Burlington, IA|
|January 10||Storm Lake, IA|
|January 11||Ames, IA|
|January 12||Moravia, IA|
|January 13||Mason City, IA|
|January 17||Atlantic, IA|
|January 18||Fort Dodge, IA|
|January 19||Waterloo, IA|
|January 24||Le Mars, IA|
|January 25||Iowa City, IA|
|January 26||Dension, IA - new location for 2017!|
|January 27||Davenport, IA - new location for 2017!|
Pesticide Applicator Recertification
Each Crop Advantage meeting is approved for recertification for Iowa private pesticide applicators. Applicators must attend the entire meeting to receive recertification credit. The recertification fee for private pesticide applicators is included in meeting registration. Note: Commercial applicator recertification in categories 1A, 1B, 1C and 10 is offered for an additional fee at the Moravia location only.
Continuing Education for Certified Crop Advisers
All locations are approved for continuing education credits for Certified Crop Advisers (CCAs). Credits awarded will depend on workshop sessions attended during the program. Program listings use the following credit designations: CM-crop management, PM-pest management, NM-nutrient management, SW-soil and water. All topics are 1.0 credit.
SARE’s mission is to advance – to the whole of American agriculture – innovations that improve profitability, stewardship and quality of life by investing in groundbreaking research and education. To learn more about SARE programs in the North Central region visit www.northcentralsare.org