8th Annual Greenhouse Short Course
Wednesday, September 13, 2023 | Ames, Iowa
A one-day course providing the latest and cutting-edge information about greenhouse crop production. The program is for any and all greenhouse growers, including commercial, research, and public sectors.
Pesticide applicator recertification
The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship has approved the ISU Greenhouse Short Course as a continuing instruction course for commercial pesticide applicator category 3G for calendar year 2023
An additional fee of $45 is charged for those seeking recertification. Please select this option during online registration if you are seeking recertification.
Applicators must attend the entire program to receive recertification.
||Top ten tips to save water and fertilizer – Dr. Neil Mattson, professor, School of Integrative Plant Science Horticulture Section, Cornell University
||What's new and exciting in annuals? Plant trial updates – Dr. Chad Miller, associate professor, Horticulture and Natural Resources, Kansas State University
||PPE, safe handling, storage, and security – Evan Alderman, program specialist, Pesticide Safety Education Program, Iowa State University
||Diagnosis: Caught with your plants down? – Dr. Janna Beckerman, professor, Botany and Plant Pathology, Purdue University
||Picking from the perennial palette – Dr. Chad Miller, associate professor, Horticulture and Natural Resources, Kansas State University
||Management: Key points to BFDs (Boring Fungicide Details!) – Dr. Janna Beckerman, professor, Botany and Plant Pathology, Purdue University
||Selecting a greenhouse lighting system – Dr. Neil Mattson, professor, School of Integrative Plant Science Horticulture Section, Cornell University
||What's new at ISU – Chris Currey, associate professor, Horticulture, Iowa State University
||Closing comments, post-program survey
Wednesday, September 13, 2023
Registration check-in 8:00 AM.
Program begins at 8:30 AM and concludes at 4:00 PM.
Reiman Gardens - Garden Room
1215 University Blvd
Ames, Iowa 50011
Parking is available in designated areas adjacent to the gardens entrance.
Registration for this course has closed.
Early registration, prior to midnight Sept 8
Late registration, prior to midnight Sept 12
Commercial pesticide applicator recertification, category 3G.
Must register and attend entire course to receive recertifcation.
Registration includes lunch, refreshment breaks and course materials.
- Class size is limited to 100 and pre-registration is required to attend. Registrations accepted on a first-come, first-paid basis. Registration will be closed if the course reaches capacity.
- Registration is final. There will be no refunds of registration fees for this course. Substitutions will be allowed.
- Confirmation of registration is sent via email. Please provide a valid email address when registering
extension field specialist
commercial vegetables and specialty crops
For assistance with registration, receipts, cancellation or questions on the status of your registration please contact ANR Program Services at (515) 294-6429 or firstname.lastname@example.org.