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WILL - WILL Ag Calendar - November 24, 2014

November 24, 2014 - WILLAg Farm Assets Conference

Drying corn on the stalk in a field in Illinois.

Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
201 Broadway St, Normal, IL 61761

This is a new signature event for WILLAg. 

The WILLAg Farm Assets Conference hopes to provide farmers and landowners decision making tools for their business assets. The $25 registration fee includes the noon meal. Those attending can expect to hear pricing information on agricultural commodities from WILLAg’s regular ON AIR experts, learn how the new farm bill might impact crop insurance decisions going forward, to effectively analyze and choose between the new federal ARC and PLC programs, and explore the value of farm land. 

Register online at www.willag.org or call 800-898-1065

10:15am Doors Open

CASH GRAIN Panel Discussion
Greg Johnson, The Andersons - Champaign, Illinois
Matt Bennett, Channel Seeds - Windsor, Illinois
Aaron Curtis, MIDCO - Bloomington, Illinois
Bill Mayer, Strategic Farm Marketing - Champaign, Illinois

CROP INSURANCE & RISK MANAGEMENT
Gary Schnitkey, Farm Management Specialist - University of Illinois

UPDATING LAND VALUES & RENTAL RATES
Bruce Sherrick, Director Center for Farmland Research - University of Illinois

SOYBEAN Panel Discussion
Pete Manhart, Bates Commodities - Normal, Illinois
Bill Gentry, Risk Management Commodities - Lafayette, Indiana
Ellen Dearden, AgReview - Morton, Illinois
Wayne Nelson, L & M Commodities - New Market, Indiana

EVALUATING THE NEW FARM BILL PROGRAMS
Jonathan Coppess, Agricultural Policy Specialist - University of Illinois

CORN Panel Discussion
Curt Kimmel, Bates Commodities - Normal, Illinois
Jacquie Voeks, Stewart Peterson - Champaign, Illinois
Dan Zwicker, CGB Enterprises - Mandeville, Louisiana
Mike Zuzolo, Global Commodity Analytics & Consulting - Atchison, Kansas

5:00pm Program Ends