Register now for our Field Crop Scout School

February 13, 2020 11:46 AM
Blog Post

Do you have plans for March 7th? If you’re already experiencing cabin fever, come do something productive with your day by attending the Field Crop Scout School hosted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. Whether you’re an experienced scout or new, there’ll be something for everyone, including a set of crop scouting field guides to take with you to use in the field.

We’ll have subject matter specialists present and have some hands-on activities on the following topics that are critical to pest management decisions.

Crop scouting tips and tricks – Virgil Schmitt

Corn growth and development – Mark Licht

Soybean growth and development – Warren Pierson

Weed identification – Rebecca Baker

Insect pest identification – Erin Hodgson

Crop plant disease identification – Ed Zaworski

Find more information and register at http://www.aep.iastate.edu/scout/.

Author: 

Warren Pierson Coordinator of the Field Extension Education Lab (FEEL)

Warren is a program specialist with the Field Extension Education Laboratory (FEEL) at Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. He organizes and manages educational plots related to integrated pest management and crop management...