Several certified crop adviser (CCA) short courses will be offered starting in February. All participants must be preregistered before the day of the school. To register, complete the registration form on page 7, include your credit card information or a check payable to Iowa State University, and mail to the address on the form. Fax registrations are accepted only with credit cards. Registrations are accepted on a first-come, fee-paid basis, with each class having a limited enrollment. Registrations will not be accepted at the door. Registration information and payment must be received in our office at least five business days before the course.
Courses will be taught in the Scheman Building on the Iowa State University Campus unless otherwise specified. Please check individual course descriptions for exact dates, times, and location. Some short courses are advanced and require prior training, whereas others provide basic information. Please go to http://extension.agron.iastate.edu/aged  to view the online brochure for detailed course descriptions.
Register using the Short Courses 2002 Registration Form  (PDF).
Iowa Crop Management Database February 12 9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. February 15 9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. ISU Campus, Agronomy Hall, Room 2142 0.5 nutrient management 0.5 pest management 1.0 crop management
Soil and Water Management (2-day course) February 13 8:00 a.m.-4:15 p.m. February 14 8:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m. Scheman Building, ISU Campus 12.5 soil and water management Enrollment limited to 30 participants
Soil Fertility and Nutrient Management (2-day course) February 19 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. February 20 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Scheman Building, ISU Campus 10.0 nutrient management 2.5 soil and water management Enrollment limited to 30 participants
Forage for Pasture February 26 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Scheman Building, ISU Campus 6.0 crop management 0.5 nutrient management Enrollment limited to 20 participants
Disease Management February 27 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Scheman Building, ISU Campus 6.5 pest management Enrollment limited to 30 participants Herbicide Short Course 2001 (2-day course) February 26 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. February 27 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Comfort Suites Banquet Room 2609 Elwood Dr., Ames 9.0 pest management Enrollment limited to 50 participants
Alfalfa Production and Management March 7 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Scheman Building, ISU Campus 2.5 pest management 1.0 nutrient management 4.0 crop management Enrollment limited to 20 participants
This article originally appeared on pages 6-7 of the IC-488 (1) -- January 21, 2002 issue.