2018 Indiana CCA Conference Program Details

The Indiana CCA Conference is an excellent opportunity for earning continuing education units and networking with other CCAs. The two-day program is packed with presentations. There are four to five concurrent sessions each hour. Each day the morning sessions are repeated in the afternoon giving you plenty of opportunity to hear the talks of interest. The program features leaders from Indiana agriculture, as well as speakers from other parts of the country. The program is designed to allow CCAs to earn up to 16 CEUs during the two days.
 
A special thank you to our 2018 CCA Conference Sponsors. These sponsors help defray the cost of the meals and break functions. Their generous contributions allow us to hold registration rates down. Please be sure to thank a representative from each our sponsors as you see them at the conference. 
 
2018 Indiana CCA Conference Sponsors

Speaker Spotlight

Jarred Brooke
Extension Wildlife Specialist
Purdue University
USA
Biography
Jarred Brooke is an Extension Wildlife Specialist in the Department of Forestry and Natural Resources at Purdue University. He earned his B.S. in Wildlife Science from Purdue University in 2012 and his M.S. in Wildlife Management from University of Tennessee in 2015. Jarred’s background includes extension and research activities related to applied habitat management for games species including northern bobwhite, eastern wild turkey, and white-tailed deer and work with private landowners interested in habitat management opportunities through USDA Farm Bill programs (CRP, EQIP, and WRE). His extension programming and research activities at Purdue will focus on habitat management for game species including the use of herbicide and prescribed fire to manage early successional vegetation communities and hardwood savannas, woodlands, and forests. His teaching activities will be focused on the role of hunting in wildlife conservation.
Exam registration for the February Exam will be online and available October 1, 2018.  The registration deadline for the February 1, 2019 exams is December 14, 2018. Any individuals who were signed up for the February or August 2018 exams, but did not take the exams will NOT automatically be rescheduled for the February 2019 exams.   
 
For details and online registration, click here.

Indiana CCA Exam Training Session

A training session for the February InCCA Exam will be taking place on Jan 9-10, 2019 from 9:00am - 5:00pm. The session will take place at the Beck Agricultural Center (4540 US Hwy 52 West, West Lafayette, IN 47906). The fee for this training session is $120.00. Please contact Lexie Hayenga to sign up for the training session. 
 
Lexie Hayenga
Phone (765) 494-4783
Email lhayenga@purdue.edu
 

 

Indiana CCA Scholarship

The recipients of the Indiana CCA Scholarship for the 2018-2019 academic year:
 
Name Hometown Program School
Deven Pohl   Ag Systems Management Vincennes
Benjamin Howe   Agricultural Economics Purdue
Jonathan Kesler Naperville, IL Agribusiness Purdue
Sara Lechlider Gaithersburg, MD

Agricultural Business Management &
Turf Science and Management

Purdue