Certified Crop Adviser Exam Prep Course | January 10-11, 2017

Location:

Purdue University Agronomy Center for Research and Education
Beck Agricultural Center
4540 U.S. 52 W.
West Lafayette, IN 47906

Objective: 

The goal of this two-day workshop will be to provide fundamental crop and pest management information that aligns with the Tri-State Performance Objectives. This information will serve as a baseline for the participants as they study/prepare for the CCA International and/or Local Board exam(s). 
Supplemental study/research materials will also be provided to help prepare for the exam(s).

Audience: 

Individuals studying for the CCA International Exam and/or the Local Board Exam.

Agenda:

Tuesday (January 10th):
 

8:50 – 9:00        Welcome
9:00 – 10:15      Session (Shaun Casteel - EarlySeason Soybean – Crop Growth & Development)
10:15 – 10:30    Break
10:30 – 11:45    Session (Shaun Casteel - Mid Season Soybean – Crop Growth & Development)
11:45 – 12:30    Lunch
12:30 – 1:30      Session (Travis Legleiter - Weed Management​)
1:30 – 2:30        Session (Jim Camberato - Soil pH and Liming)
2:30 – 2:45        Break
2:45 – 3:45        Session (Kiersten Wise - Disease Management)
3:45 – 4:45        Session (Jim Camberato - Nutrient Sources and Application Methods)
4:45 – 5:00        Wrap-up​

​Wednesday (January 11th):
 

9:00 – 10:00       Session (John Obermeyer - Insect Management)
10:00 – 10:15     Break
10:15 – 11:00     Session (Kenneth Eck - Soil and Water Management)
11:00 - 11:15      Break
11:15 – 12:00     Session (Kenneth Eck - Soil and Water Management, Cont.)
12:00 – 12:30     Lunch
12:30 – 1:45      Session (Bob Nielsen - Early Season Corn– Crop Growth & Development)
1:45 – 2:00        Break
2:00 – 3:15        Session (Bob Nielsen - Mid Season Corn– Crop Growth & Development)
3:15 – 3:30        Wrap-up

*For additional information and registration please contact Lisa Green (765-494-4783; lgreen06@purdue.edu) ​

 

Registration Brochure​​ 

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