Speaker Spotlight

Paul Vincelli
University of Kentucky
Department of Plant Pathology
207 Plant Science Bldg.
Lexington, KY 40546
859-257-7445 x80722
Paul Vincelli is an Extension Professor and Provost's Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Kentucky. Over the 26 years since his appointment at UK, he has developed specializations in numerous areas, including management of diseases of corn, forages, and turfgrasses, molecular diagnostics, international agriculture, and others. In recent years he has provided Extension programming on climate change and on genetic engineering of crops. He currently is UK’s Coordinator for the USDA’s Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education program, and he serves as Councilor-At-Large for the American Phytopathological Society.

Indiana CCA Program

Welcome to the Indiana CCA web site. We hope you find it informative and easy to use. It has been set up as a key source of information about the Indiana CCA program. You can use it to find meetings offering CEUs, download applications for CEUs, apply for CEUs online,  and, suggestions and ideas to Indiana Board members.

CCA of the Year

The Indiana CCA Board of Directors is pleased to announce the 2016 CCA of the Year, Jon Peacock. 
CCA of the Year
Jon Peacock (center) accepts the Indiana CCA of the Year Award from Board Chair, Jesse Grogan (right) and Justin Schneider, Indiana Farm Bureau (left).
Indiana CCA is an annual award given to an individual selected by an executive committee of the Indiana CCA Board. This committee is composed of the Board Chair, Past Board Chair, recent Ex Officio Board Chair and a representative of the Indiana Farm Bureau.
A list of candidates is submitted by local farm bureaus. These candidates are considered and ranked as the best representative of CCA to serve and protect the public interest. Individuals selected for Indiana CCA of the year demonstrate leadership and effectiveness in their agricultural roles. Through the award, we look to recognize those CCAs who demonstrate higher standards of sharing knowledge, skill and conduct in the field of agronomy.

Indiana CCA Scholarship

The recipients of the Indiana CCA Scholarship for the 2016-2017 academic year:
Name Hometown Program School
Mallory Butler Vincennes, IN Ag Studies Vincennes
Julia Fibbe South Hamilton, MA Agronomy Purdue
Brandon Horn Libertyville, IL Plant Science
Kelsey Lennon Crown Point, IN Agribusiness Purdue