Conference Information

December 14-15, 2017

All conference sessions will be held at the:

Holiday Inn Executive Center
2200 I-70 Drive S.W.
Columbia, MO 65203
Telephone: (573) 445-8531

When making room reservations, please mention the MU Crop Management Conference room block to receive the group rate of $97.95, plus city and state taxes. The hotel room block will be released November 29, 2017. After this date, the conference rate will be subject to availability. Please make your lodging reservations early.

Participants registering to attend the MU Crop Management Conference are invited by the Missouri Agribusiness Association to attend the MO-AG Winter Convention/Trade show at no additional fee. You must wear your Crop Management nametag to identify yourself as an attendee of Crop Management Conference during the MO-AG Convention. This includes access to the MO-AG trade show joint lunch, reception and banquet on Thursday.

Not registering for the Crop Management Conference? Contact MO-AG directly (573) 636-6130 or email or visit for a brochure.


Enrollment Fees

$175.00 per person for the full conference, reduced rate of $100.00 for individuals whose primary occupation is farmer, or $125.00 for a one day fee (Thursday and Friday). Fees include morning break, lunches and Friday breakfast. Registrations postmarked after December 4th should include a $25.00 late fee.

Pre-registration is recommended as space may be limited by attendance.


(choose how you would like to register)

Online by clicking here (credit card only)

Mail completed registration form (make check or money order payable to the University of Missouri)

    Click here for a printable registration form and mail to:
    Crop Management Conference
    MU Conference Office
    348 Hearnes Center
    Columbia, MO 65211

Phone registration information with a credit card for payment to 573-882-4349 or 1-866-682-6663

Fax completed form with credit card information to 573-882-1953

Continuing Education

A total of 13 CCA credits can be obtained if you attend all sessions at the Crop Management Conference

  • Crop Management
  • Nutrient Management
  • Pest Management
  • Professional Development
  • Soil and Water Management

Conference Handouts

Each speaker is being asked to summarize his/her presentation to provide you with reference materials. These will be posted in pdf format on the conference website.


Refunds will be made only upon receipt of a written request to the MU Conference Office, 344 Hearnes Center, Columbia, Missouri 65211 and must be received by December 8, 2017. No refunds will be processed after this date. Substitutions are welcome.

Contact Information

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