Indiana CCA Calendar of Events

June 2019

Early Season Diagnostic Workshop

8:30am - 3:30pm

Agronomy Center for Research and Education, 4550 US Hwy 52 W, West Lafayette, IN, 47906

Please contact Corey Gerber for more information.
Phone: 765-496-3755


NEPAC Crop Diagnostic Workshop

8:30am - 3:00pm

NEPAC, 4821 E 400 S, Columbia City, IN, 46725

June 18, 2019
8:30 am EST — Registration
9:00 am “Update on Weed Control Strategies and Herbicide Resistance ” Bill Johnson/Marcelo Zimmer—Purdue Botany & Plant Pathology Dept.
9:55 am “Crop Disease Management Updates” Darcy Telenko - Purdue Botany and Plant Pathology Dept.
10:45 am Break
11:00 am “Drift Issues/Pesticide Program Updates” Joe Becovitz, Office of IN State Chemist
11:45 am “NEPAC Demonstration Plots/Research” NEPAC Farm Staff
12:00 pm Lunch Served
12:30 pm “Soil Phosphorus Testing for Agronomic Efficiency Improvement and Non-point Loss Reduction” Chad Penn, Purdue University Agricultural Research Service
1:35 pm “Drone (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) Technology and Uses for Crop Monitoring” Crystal Van Pelt, Purdue Extension Educator and Erich Eller, ForeFront Ag Solutions
2:30 pm Wrap up and Evaluation
Registration procedures have recently been updated!
Cost for the workshop is $90 per person
Registration for this program is online:
Payment may be made by check or credit card.
Each person attending the workshop must first register online (can be done by an appointed person).
An e-mail will be sent to confirm registration.
Register Online by June 14, 2019
If you have questions, contact: Ed Farris @ 260-358-4826 or E-mail:


Pinney Purdue Crop Diagnostic Training

9:00am - 4:00pm

Pinney Purdue Ag Center, 11402 S County Line Road, Wanatah, IN, 46390

Pinney Purdue Crop Diagnostic Training
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Pinney Purdue Ag Center, 11402 S. County Line Road, Wanatah, IN (All times are Central Daylight Savings Time)
The Pinney Purdue Diagnostic Training will provide a “hands-on” approach for teaching the art and science of accurately diagnosing crop problems for Northwest Indiana. Together with a late summer training (September 4), the sessions should help those who work with field crops to fine-tune their season-long problem trouble-shooting skills and evaluate new and alternative management strategies. These sessions will provide pertinent information on interacting factors (nutrient, pest, and environmental stresses) that impact corn and soybean growth and development.
9:00 am CDT (10:00 am EDT) Registration, Refreshments, PARP Sign-up and Welcome
9:30 am Session 1: Early Season Corn Growth & Development (Tony Vyn)
10:30 am Break/Travel Time
10:45 am Session 2: Early Season Soybean Growth & Development (Shaun Casteel)
11:45 am Lunch
12:15 pm Session 3: Dealing with Agronomic Insect Pests (Christian Krupke)
1:15 pm Break/Travel Time 1:30 pm Session 4: 2019 Weed Management Update (Bill Johnson)
2:30 pm Break/Travel Time
2:45 pm Session 5: Efficient Crop Scouting Using Drone Assistance (Phil Woolery & Bob Yoder)
3:45 pm CCA CEU and CCH Sign-Up; pick up PARP receipts
Registration: $50 and includes Corn & Soybean Field Guide, lunch and other information. Register with check or credit card at Additional workshop details at
Workshop participants will be awarded: Certified Crop Adviser CEUs: (applied for: IPM=3; CM=2) CEUs are only applicable to the ASA/CCA Continuing Education Program. Commercial Applicator CCHs: (Cat 1=5 CCHs; Cat 11=4 CCHs; Cat 14=2 CCHs, RT=4 CCHs) PARP Credit available for Indiana Private Applicators (with additional $10 PARP fee) Topics covered at the workshop determine the categories and hours awarded.
It is the policy of the Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service that all persons have equal opportunity and access to its educational programs, services, activities, and facilities without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, disability or status as a veteran. Purdue University is an Affirmative Action institution. This material may be available in alternative form


Central Indiana Seed Treatment Workshop

8:30am - 2:30pm

Davis Purdue Ag Center, 6230 IN-1, Farmland, IN, 47340

Central Indiana Seed Treatment Workshop
Purdue Extension Delaware County is hosting the Central Indiana Seed Treatment Workshop on June 26th from 8:30 am - 2:30 pm. Speakers from Purdue and industry will be covering topics including Treatment law, weather, biologicals, and other relevant topics to seed treatment. This event will take place at the Davis Purdue Ag Center (6230 IN-1, Farmland, IN 47340) just north of Farmland, IN.

Commercial Applicator Category 4 credits will be offered (5 CCH's total in Category 4 and RT). CCA credits have been applied for as well.
Registration is not complete until payment is received.
Due to the popularity of this workshop, checks must be received within 5 business days of registration.

Purdue University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action university. If you require special accommodations to attend this event, please email Mark Carter at

Checks should be made payable to Purdue University and mailed to:
The Education Store
301 S 2nd St
Lafayette, IN 47901 

Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel for any reason your registration is subject to a $14 cancellation fee. No refunds will be issued after June 21, 2019. 

For registration questions contact The Education Store at 765-494-6794.

If you have questions about this course, please contact Mark Carter at