December 27, 2017   
  Issue 11  

Prepared by

Paul Kassel

Extension Field Agronomist



(712) 262-2264




Serving Clay, Buena Vista, Dickinson, Emmet, Hancock, Kossuth, Palo Alto, Pocahontas, Sac and Winnebago Counties



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Crop Advantage Series. The Crop Advantage Series will be held at the following dates and locations in northwest Iowa. Registration and conference details are available here.
Bob Hartzler, Chad Hart, John Sawyer and others will discuss dicamba topics, a grain market outlook and nitrogen management.
Workshop speakers include Mark Licht, Antonio Mallarino, Erin Hodgson, Dennis Todey and others. They will discuss various crop production topics including cover crops, crop management, soybean aphid insecticide resistance issues, reduction of field nitrate loss, agriculture in China, herbicide update and Iowa's changing growing season.
The cost is $50.00 for early registration and is $60 at the door. Private pesticide applicator recertification and Certified Crop Advisor CEUS are included in the cost.
Location                      date                 pre-register by midnight:
Sheldon                       1/3                   12/27
Okoboji                       1/4                   12/28
Storm Lake                 1/9                   1/02
Ames                           1/10                 1/03
Mason City                 1/12                 1/05
Fort Dodge                 1/17                 1/11
LeMars                        1/23                 1/16
Denison                       1/25                 1/18




Prepared by Paul Kassel, Extension Field Agronomist

Phone: (712) 262-2264, Email: