Northeast Region Certified Crop Adviser

A Program of the American Society of
Agronomy. Serving our nation’s farmers
to provide information and expertise
on crop production, crop protection,
and natural resource management.

Annual Training



Nov 29-Dec 1, 2016
DoubleTree Hotel
East Syracuse, NY


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2016 NRCCA Training
Nov 29-Dec 1

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  • Pre-registration has closed, but walk-ins are welcome.


Hotel Information:

Overnight accommodations are not included in the Training price and must be made and paid for by the individual.

  • DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Syracuse
  • 6301 State Route 298
  • East Syracuse, New York 13057
  • Phone: 1-315-432-0200
  • Central Reservation Office: 1-800-222-TREE
  • Tell them you are with NRCCA/NYS Agribusiness
  • Room rate: $105 per night if booked before November 9, 2016
  • For GPS Navigation, please use 6301 Carrier Parkway, East Syracuse, NY 13057.


Training Schedule:


Training Requirements:

  • Basic Manuals: Basic Training participants will need a hardcopy of the current NRCCA Training Manual. The manual is available online, or it can be purchased in hard copy form for $110 by contacting Jeanette Marvin at You must bring a manual to training.


Registration Information:

  • Aspiring Advisers: Individuals seeking certification should attend the NRCCA Basic Training to prepare for the regional certification exam. Basic Training does not include the exam registration fee. Basic Training Registration is for all three days. Register before Nov. 7 to receive a $30 early discount. Hotel accommodations not included.
  • Veteran Crop Advisers: Attend Advanced or Basic Training Sessions at your own discretion to earn credits. Advanced Training participants can register for one, two or all three days. Individuals who plan to attend all three days and register before November 7 will receive a $10 per day discount.


Registration Costs:

The training registration cost is listed below; lunch is included, and walk-ins are welcome.

  • Three Days: $245
  • Two Days: $170
  • One Day: $95


  • Register before Nov 7 and receive a $10 discount for each day!
  • NYSABA members receive $10 off total registration!


Sponsors and Exhibitors

Over 200 Crop Advisers from across the Northeast will be attending the training meeting. Download the sponsorship form for details regarding levels of sponsorship. Sponsors will need to send their company logo and newsletter advertisement in digital format by 11/8/16 to