Colorado Agricultural Aviation Association
News and Events
The purpose of the Colorado Agricultural Aviation Association is to serve its membership in legislative concerns, education of pertinent issues, and to promote technical programs to enhance the betterment of Agricultural Aviation and it related activities. 
   2017 CoAAA Convention Preview
Colorado Agricultural Aviation Association
2017 Convention and Trade Show
Embassy Suites Hotel
4705 Clydesdale Pkwy.
Loveland, CO 80538
Monday November 13, 2017

12:00 p.m. Vendor Booth Set up begins River Birch Rooms A&B

1:00 p.m. Recent Developments in Seed Treatment (Colorado Category 104) 1 hour presented by Charlie Hicks Bayer CropScience River Birch C

2:15 p.m. Research & Demonstration (Colorado Category 111) 1 hour presented by Thia Walker River Birch C

3:30 p.m. Right of Way Weed Control in 2018 and Beyond (Colorado Category 109) 1 hour presented by Rick Roehm Helena Chemical Co. River Birch C

5:00 p.m. CoAAA Board Meeting- Location TBD inside of the Embassy Suites

5:00-7:00 p.m. Trade Show Reception Grab a cocktail from the cash bar and spend some time visiting our trade show vendors. River Birch Rooms

7:00 p.m. Dinner on your own

Tuesday November 14, 2017

8:00 a.m. Registration Opens at the front desk

9:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m. PAASS Program presented by NAAAREF Rod Thomas and Rick Boardman (Session 1) 2 Hours Elderberry- Aspen Daisy Rooms

9:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m. Technician Training presented by Thia Walker and Jeff Edwards(Session 1) 2 Hours Snowberry-Goldenglow Rooms

11:00 am- 1:00 p.m. CoAAA Business Luncheon featuring NAAA Executive Director Andrew Moore River Birch Rooms

1:00 p.m.- 3:00 p.m. PAASS Program presented by NAAAREF's Rod Thomas and Rick Boardman(Session 2) 2 hours Elderberry-Aspen Daisy Rooms

1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Technician Training Session 2 presented by Thia Walker and Jeff Edwards 2 Hours Snowberry-Goldenglow Rooms
3:00 P.M. Trade show break River Birch Rooms

4:00 p.m. Agricultural Insect (Colorado category 101) 1 hour presented by Dr. Frank Peairs Snowberry-Goldenglow Rooms

6:00 p.m. CoAAA Banquet and Live Auction- River Birch Rooms

9:00 p.m.- 11:00 p.m. Poker Tournament- River Birch Rooms (Buy in is $50 with $25 paid to the CoAAA and $25 placed in the pool to payout First through Fourth place winners)

Wednesday November 15, 2017

8:00 a.m. Registration Opens at the front desk

8:00 a.m. Vendor Tear Down River Birch Rooms

7:30 a.m – 9:45 a.m. Covington PT6 course Fletcher Sharp Snowberry-Goldenglow Rooms

10:00 a.m. Laws and Regulations presented by Colorado Department of Agriculture 1 hour Snowberry-Goldenglow Rooms

11:15 a.m. Agricultural Weed Control (Colorado Category 103) 1 hour presented by Thad Gourd Snowberry-Goldenglow Rooms

12:15 p.m. Final paperwork sign off for CEC credits at the front registration desk.

CEC Credits available in Colorado, Kansas, Idaho, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, and Wyoming. Colorado CEC's

CCA Continuing Education Credits are available
Auction Item Donations

Once again the CoAAA will be hosting a live auction on the evening of Tuesday November 14, 2017. We are accepting item donations up to 12:00 pm on the 14th. Auctioneer Terry Wiedeman will make this a fun way to raise funds for the CoAAA. Your donations are always appreciated!
Thank You To Our 2017 Convention Sponsors

Gowan USA

Bayer Crop Science

Rocky Mountain Propellers, Inc.


Alligare, LLC.

North Star Aviation, Inc.

Queen Bee Air Specialties

Hardy Aviation Insurance

Colorado Corn Administrative Committee

Kugler Company

AgSpray Equipment
2017 Officers and Board of Directors

President- Matt Reck
Vice President- Kyle Scott
Secretary/ Treasurer- Elizabeth Parker
Past President- Sam Rogge
NAAA Representative- Darrel Mertens

CoAAA Board Members
Leonard Felix
Don Koenig
Brady Coen
Adam Tucker
Neil Wicke
Dusty Brailsford
Caleb Patterson

Executive Director - Jessica Freeman
Book Keeper - Shamay Smith
2017 Calendar of Events

CoAAA Convention and Trade Show
November 13-15, 2017
Embassy Suites Hotel
4705 Clydesdale Pkwy.
Loveland, CO 80538

NAAA Ag Aviation Expo
December 4-7, 2017
Savannah Georgia

Spring Board Meeting
February 9, 2018 9:00 am- 12:00pm
Greeley Airport (GXY)
Colorado Agriculture Aviation Association (CAAA) 
16489 Burghley Ct.
Platteville, CO 80651
Phone: 719-362-0743