By Brent Pringnitz–Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
This year’s Ag Chemical Dealer meetings will provide the latest information on crop production products and recommendations at two meetings sponsored by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. Meetings December 17th in Coralville and December 18th in Ames are opportunities for ag input providers to meet with extension specialists to review current research, discuss new products, and learn of new recommendations. Topics for 2019 include insect, crop disease, and weed management updates, and managing consequences of unavoidable soil compaction.
Meetings are approved for Certified Crop Adviser credits. In addition, the meetings offer Iowa Commercial Pesticide Applicator recertification in categories 1A, 1B, 1C, and 10 for calendar year 2019. Recertification is included in the meeting registration. Attendance at the entire meeting is required for recertification.
Early registration is $70 if received by midnight, December 10th (Coralville) or December 11th. (Ames). Late or on-site registration is $85. Visit www.aep.iastate.edu/acu for program details or to register online. For additional information, contact an ISU Extension and Outreach field agronomist hosting the meeting.
Coralville – December 17th
- Rebecca Vittetoe, [email protected], 319-653-4811
- Virgil Schmitt, [email protected], 563-263-5701
- Joshua Michel, [email protected], 319-523-2371