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Thanks for attending the 2018 Indiana CCA Conference! We had a great line up of speakers and sessions were well attended.  
 
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2018 Indiana CCA Conference Program Details

December 18-19, 2018 at the Indianapolis Marriot East

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

Laura Bowling
Professor of Agronomy
Purdue University
USA
Biography
Laura earned her bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and water resources from Princeton University, and her master’s and doctorate from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Washington, Seattle. Laura is a full Professor with research and teaching responsibilities in the Department of Agronomy at Purdue University, and has a courtesy appointment in the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering.

Laura teaches an undergraduate course in Environmental Hydrology and Hydrologic Field Skills, and serves as an undergraduate advisor. She also mentors several graduate students and teaches a graduate level course in Statistical Hydrology.

Her research interests include quantifying the hydrologic and water quality impacts of agricultural drainage practices, investigation of edge-of-field and watershed-scale conservation measures to mitigate the impacts, and evaluation of water resources sustainability, with emphasis on agricultural water use. Laura serves as a member of the Executive Committee of both the Purdue Climate Change Research Center and the Purdue Water Community, and as one of the Purdue representatives to the Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science, Inc. (CUAHSI). She also serves on the University Library Committee.​

Indiana CCA Exam Training Session

A training session for the February InCCA Exam will be taking place on Jan 10-11, 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