Saturday, March 7, 2015

Scheman Continuing Education Building
Iowa State Center, Ames, Iowa

The Iowa State University Field Crop Scout School is a comprehensive crop scouting course conducted by Extension faculty and staff. The school will be held Saturday, March 7 in the Scheman Building on the Iowa State University campus. Crop Scout School is designed for those who have little or no previous scouting experience and plan to work as crop scouts. The school provides an introductory, classroom approach to major row crop scouting in the midwest. From general growth and development of corn and soybeans, to disease, insect, and weed identification, as well as a general session to enhance a beginner’s knowledge on pesticide groups, modes of action, and common injury symptoms. Registration includes handouts and a set of ISU Extension field guides.

Additional details and registration will be available in the later part of January 2015.