January 14-17, 2015 • Cincinnati, OH

23rd annual National No-tillage Conference

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23rd Annual National No-Till Conference

Building Better No-Till Practices

More than 100 cutting-edge, money-making sessions over 4 days, delivering insightful learning and unlimited networking with the best of the no-till community.

Top Experts. Worldwide Experience.

  • David Brandt

    Keynote Speaker

    40+ years of continuous no-till farming in Carroll, OH.

  • Jill Clapperton

    Rhizosphere Ecologist

    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Lethbridge Research Centre, Alberta, Canada

  • David Hula

    No-Till Farmer

    2013 No-Till/Strip Till Corn-yield world record holder, Charles City, VA.

  • Franke Dijkstra

    No-Till Farmer

    40+ years of wheat, corn, soybean and edible bean no-till farming in Ponta Grossa, Brazil.

Valuable tips, ideas and techniques from:

  • Jim Hoorman, Soils Specialist, Ohio State University
    Will examine how farmers can reduce soil phosphorus losses in a no-till system.
  • Saeed Khan, Fertility Specialist, University of Illinois
    Will share how potassium has been overlooked and can be more effectively used.
  • Christian Krupke, Entomologist, Purdue University
    Will review new strategies for western corn rootworm control and management.
  • John Tooker, Entomologist, Penn State University
    Will address myths about slugs and how no-tillers can be manage them.
  • Scott Shearer, Precision Expert, Ohio State University
    Will look at the future of precision technologies and how to work with "big data."
  • Bryan Jorgensen, No-Tiller, Ideal, SD
    Will explain why diversity has improved the sustainability and performance of his farm ground.
  • Steve Berger, No-Tiller, Wellman, IA
    Will describe how long-term no-till, hog manure and cover crops are building highly productive soils.
  • Ken Olson, Soil Scientist, University of Illinois
    Will help you better understand soil organic carbon sequestration in tillage systems.

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Crop Consultants
& Researchers


General session





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 $359. Additional farm or family members can be registered for $359. To register offline please download the 2015 Registration form.

Spouses Program:

Download the 2015 event program for spouses.

Hotel Reservations:

With hotel room blocks now sold out at both the host Hilton Netherland and adjacent Hyatt hotels, a block of rooms has now been added at the neighboring Millennium Hotel for the 23rd annual National No-Tillage Conference.

The Millennium has agreed to honor the special conference rate of $104 per night for the January 14-17, 2015 event. You can call (800) 876-2100 or (513) 352-2100 to reserve a room or make an online reservation. Just be sure to ask for the special No-Tillage Conference rate when you call in to reserve rooms.

NNTC Sponsors:

For information about each of the 2015 National No-Tillage Conference sponsors click their logo above.

Continuing Education Credits:

We have received approval of 42.0 hours of Certified Crop Advisor credits for attendees of the 2015 National No-Tillage Conference. See complete credits list. To date, the following states have approved pesticide re-certification credits: Alabama, Arizona, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

Downtown Map/Parking

If you're seeking a map of downtown Cincinnati and/or contact information for alternative parking lots outside of the hotels, download parking map.

Airport Transportation

Transportation from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport is available via Executive Transportation. Service desks are located in every terminal in the baggage claim area. Cost is $30 roundtrip or $22 one way. Reservations can be made via e-mail (prepay with a credit card or pay at the Executive Transportation desk at the airport) or call (800) 990-8841. You can also purchase tickets at the airport, but you may have to wait for the next available shuttle.

Things to Do/Dining

Download and print a map of downtown Cincinnati 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 No-Tillage Conference?

Contact No-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