The Farms.com Risk Management 2015 4th Annual U.S. Corn Belt Crop Tour will be held June 26th – July 10th, 2015, through 12 U.S. states. The End of Tour U.S. Event will take place on July 7th, 2015 at the Kinze Innovation Centre in Williamsburg, Iowa from Noon – 7:00 pm. For directions to the Kinze Innovation Center click the link most appropriate for you: Des Moines International Airport / The Eastern Iowa Airport. When entering the facility turn right and follow the road leading under the covered structure. The Center will be on the left after exiting the covered structure. Be aware the speed limit within the facility is 10 mph and regular production will be ongoing while we are there.
For more information call 1-877-438-5729 ext. 5040.
July 7th, 2015, Kinze Innovation Centre, Williamsburg, Iowa
Moe Agostino - Farms.com Risk Management
"2015 Final U.S. Corn Belt Crop Tour Summary & Results"
Philip Owens - Purdue University
Greg Peterson - Peterson Farm Bros.
"Advocating Agriculture Through Social Media”"
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Exhibitor set up
- 12:00 – 12:30 pm
Pre-registration $20 (U.S.), $40/person at the door
- 12:30 – 2:45 pm
Producers will have the opportunity to join one of three 45-minute Kinze Product Tours
- 12:30 pm, 1:15 pm and 2:00 pm
Philip Owens, Purdue University - “Precision Farming”
- 3:00 – 4:00 pm
Moe Agostino, Chief Commodity Strategist - “2015 Final U.S. Corn Belt Crop Tour Summary & Results”
- 4:00 – 5:00 pm
Greg Peterson, Peterson Farm Bros. - “Advocating Agriculture Through Social Media”
- 5:00 – 6:00 pm
Roast Beef/Chicken Dinner & refreshments
- 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Exhibitor tear down and clean up
- 9:00 – 11:00 pm
After Party at Hazzard County Saloon in Cedar Rapids, Live Music by Grant Meredith from Nashville, Tennessee