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Armstrong Named Iowa CCA of the Year

Des Moines, IA – The Iowa Certified Crop Advisers (CCA) announced the 2018 Iowa CCA of the year last week. Walter Armstrong from Ames, Iowa accepted this annual award during the Iowa CCA recognition luncheon at the Agribusiness Showcase & Conference on February 13, 2018.

During his recognition, Armstrong suggests “In 2018, to take some time to promote your certification, you’ve earned it.” A certified crop adviser utilizes their knowledge to assist their farmer customers. Farmers and employers prefer to work with CCAs because they have demonstrated commitment, education, expertise, and experience to make a difference in a client’s business.

The Iowa Certified Crop Adviser of the Year Award is designed to recognize a CCA who delivers exceptional customer service, is highly innovative, has shown that they are a leader in their field, and has contributed substantially to the exchange of ideas and the transfer of agronomic knowledge within the agriculture industry. (more…)

By |2018-02-20T15:36:11+00:00February 20th, 2018|News|

Find the Iowa CCAs at the Agribusiness Showcase & Conference!

2018 Agribusiness Showcase & Conference: We will be there, will you?

February 13-14, 2018
Iowa State Fairgrounds
Des Moines, IA

During the Agribusiness Showcase & Conference (ASC), the Iowa CCA program hosts the Ag Industry & Crop Management Conference (AICMC) and the annual Iowa CCA Years of Service Awards Luncheon. We recognize Iowa CCAs who have dedicated their careers and given 15 and 20 years of service. (more…)

By |2017-11-03T15:15:09+00:00November 3rd, 2017|News|

CCA Specialty Exams February 2, 2018

The next CCA exam date is February 2, 2018. Only one certification can be taken per exam date. For more information on the 4R NMS, Resistance Management, and Sustainability Specialty Certifications, please visit the exams page.  You can find the performance objectives list (here). It covers all of the potential subject matter areas that the specialty certification exams cover. They are designed to help guide your study and continuing education. (more…)

By |2017-10-01T11:07:39+00:00October 1st, 2017|News|
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