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CCA Pre-Exam Training January 10 & 11

The Certified Crop Adviser (CCA) Exam Training program, sponsored by the OSU Agronomic Crops Team, will be offered at the Shelby County Extension Office, 810 Fair Rd, Sidney, Ohio 45365 on January 10 & 11, 2018 beginning at 9:00 a.m. on the 10th and adjourn by 5:00 p.m. on the 11th. The price for the Pre-Exam preparation class is $250. Secure on-line registration via credit card, debit card or check is available at: This is an intensive two-day program somewhat directed toward the local exam.

Course contact:


Harold Watters, CPAg, CCA

Ohio State University Extension

1100 S. Detroit St

Bellefontaine, OH 43311

Phone 937 604-2415 cell, or by email: for more information.


We will provide at the program on January 10 & 11- lectures, discussion, presentations, and several publications and handouts to study. Meals, snacks, drinks will also be provided on site during the class.

Not covered directly in the class is the international exam. We recommend this very good study resource for the international exam, “Preparing for the International CCA Exam”. To order: This guide is divided into four main categories; Nutrient Management, Crop Management, Pest Management, Soil/Water Management with subject matter and questions/answers at end of each chapter.

For more information on the Certified Crop Adviser program:

Final February 2018 CCA Exam Registration date is December 8th.

Know someone looking to be certified as a CCA or are you interested in a specialty certification? Registration is open through December 8, 2017 for the International and all local board exams, as well as the 4R NMS, Resistance Management, and Sustainability exams. Register today at:

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