august 5-6, 2015 • Iowa city, Iowa

2ndannualNational strip-tillage Conference

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Nearly 50 cutting-edge, money-making sessions over 2 days, delivering insightful learning and unlimited networking with the best of the strip-till community.

Top Experts. Worldwide Experience.

  • Kevin Kimberly

    Kevin KimberEly

    Crop & Equipment Consultant

    Maxwell, Ia.

  • Fabian Fernandez

    Fabian Fernandez

    Nutrient Management

    University of Minnesota

  • Mike Peterson

    Mike Petersen

    Fertility Specialist

    Greeley, Colo.

  • Joel Gruver

    Joel Gruver

    Professor of Soil Science and Sustainable Agriculture

    School of Agriculture, Western Illinois University, Macomb, Ill.

Valuable tips, ideas and techniques from:

  • Bill Darrington, Strip-Tiller, Persia, Iowa
    Will share the evolution of his strip-till system to include fertility management practices that have helped him improve yields.
  • Bill Northey, Iowa Secretary of Agriculture, Spirit Lake, Iowa
    Will discuss Iowa’s leadership role in using science and new technologies to address water quality and conservation issues.
  • Jason Wykoff, Strip-Tiller, New Carlisle, Ind.
    Will discuss experiments with 20-inch strip-tilled seed corn, fall vs. spring strip-till and a lucrative move to strip-tilled soybeans.
  • Cade Bushnell, Strip-Tiller, Stillman Valley, Ill.
    He’ll discuss the benefits and challenges of developing a successful corn-on-corn strip-till program.
  • Joey Hanson, Strip-Tiller, Elk Point, S.D.
    He’ll discuss practical considerations for setting realistic strip-till goals with the right equipment to match field conditions.
  • Mike Shuter, Strip-Tiller, Shutter Farms, Frankton, Ind.
    He will discuss the tangible gains of using crop sensing technology to assess foliar application needs.


Hours of Extremely Valuable Peer-to-Peer Networking Opportunities


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Plus: Gain pesticide recertification and continuing education credits

Co-sponsored by these leading no-till suppliers:

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Additional conference information


Register online for $224. Additional farm or family members can be registered for $204. To register offline, please download the 2015 Registration form.

Hotel Reservations:

You can make online reservations for your hotel rooms at the special National Strip-Tillage Conference rate of $110 per night or by calling 1-800-228-9290. Make sure you mention the National Strip-Tillage Conference to get the special rate. Room availability is limited, so be sure to make your room reservations as soon as possible.

NSTC Sponsors:

For information about each of the 2015 National Strip-Tillage Conference sponsors, click their logo above.

Continuing Education Credits:

Valuable Pesticide recertification credits and Certified Crop Advisor credits are being pursued during the 2015 Conference. Just as important is the chance to profit from unlimited hallway networking with the most innovative, forward-thinking minds in strip-till during this early August event in Iowa City, Iowa.

Things to Do/Dining

Download and print a map of downtown Iowa City for points of interest and things to do in the downtown area. View a list of restaurants and places to dine.

Questions about the National Strip-Tillage Conference?

Contact Strip-Till Farmer
by phone at (866) 839-8455
or (262) 782-4480
by fax at (262) 786-5564;

by e-mail at

or by mail at
P.O. Box 624
Brookfield, WI 53008-0624