This webinar series is intended to address key questions regarding the development of drought in western Iowa, the expectation for continued hot and dry weather, and impacts on row crops and forages. Attendees will be able to better manage livestock and drought-stressed forages, prepare for use of alternative forages, understand important crop insurance and marketing decisions, and plan for harvest of a drought-stressed crop.

Who should participate?

  • crop farmers and livestock producers in drought-affected areas
  • ag service providers and ag retailers
  • farm managers
  • ag lenders
  • anyone impacted by drought conditions in Iowa

Continuing education

Certified Crop Adviser continuing education units (CEUs) will be availble for each session pending committee approval. Please provide your CCA number during registration if you are requesting credit.

Program and schedule

A single registration includes all 4 sessions. You may attend any or all sessions.

Thursday, July 30, 2020 Watch the video

Thursday, August 6, 2020 Watch the video

Thursday, August 13, 2020 Watch the video

Thursday, August 20, 2020 Watch the video



Each session runs 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm, central daylight time.

  • Thursday, July 30, 2020
  • Thursday, August 6, 2020
  • Thursday, August 13, 2020
  • Thursday, August 20, 2020


This webinar series is delivered through Zoom. Requirements are a computer or mobile device with internet access and sound.

Computer - You may join the meeting through your web browser or the Zoom Client for Meetings desktop app, which is a free download.

Mobile device - Download and install the Zoom Mobile app from the app store for your device. This is a free app.

Following registration in the Zoom system you will receive a confirmation email with instructions and the link to connect to the webinar. You will also receive a reminder email prior to each webinar session.

Presented in collaboration with

Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship


Iowa Corn Growers Association
Iowa Cattlemen's Association


Register for the webinars


There is no charge to attend this webinar.

Registration includes all 4 webinar sessions.

Registration is required to participate and can be completed at any time during the series.


  • Confirmation of registration is sent via email. Please provide a valid email address when registering.
  • Zoom connection instructions, link and password for joining each webinar will be emailed following registration and a reminder is sent 1 hour prior to each webinar session.
  • If you do not receive the confirmation first check junk or spam folders, then contact for assistance.


Meaghan Anderson

Meaghan Anderson
Extension field agronomist
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
(319) 331-0058

For assistance with registration or questions on using Zoom to access this course please contact ANR Program Services at (515) 294-9487 or